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Thursday, December 28, 2017

Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) Specialist Job at Social & Scientific Systems (SSS) - Career Opportunity in Uganda

Vacancy title:
Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) Specialist

Jobs at:
Social & Scientific Systems (SSS)

Deadline of this Job:
Open

Duty Station:
Kampala, Uganda




JOB DETAILS:
Reports to: Strategic Information Team Lead
Social & Scientific Systems (SSS) works to improve public health worldwide by providing technical, research, and program management services to government, nonprofit, and commercial clients. The SSS team offers a synergy of expertise in clinical research services, epidemiology and public health studies, health data management and analysis, and program evaluation and policy analysis.
Job Summary: The Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) Specialist will have a leadership role on the Strategic Information team and be actively involved in capacity-building efforts. The M&E Specialist will report to the Strategic Information Team Lead.
Key Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Provide support in the development and strengthening of a national M&E System in Uganda
  • Support partnership and utilization of data to inform policy and strategies on HIV/AIDS and Health
  • Participate in national data reviews for Health and HIV/AIDS
  • Facilitate and support the preparation, collation and dissemination of HIV/AIDS and Health data
  • Develop monitoring, evaluation and learning tools for the project and Implementing Partners as needed
  •  Develop an evaluation plan for the program and maintain a program monitoring database; lead efforts to design and implement training sessions for implementing partners to foster learning and informed decision making
  • Manage all M&E activities related to reporting on all required indicators, including measuring and tracking progress made toward achieving targets
  • Perform other duties as required or assigned.
Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
  • The applicant should hold a Master’s Degree with three (3) years of experience (in addition to the 5 year requirement noted below) in monitoring and evaluation (M&E), epidemiology, biostatistics, statistics, research methods or related field;
    OR
  • Bachelor’s Degree with five (5) years of experience (in addition to the 5 years requirement noted below), in monitoring and evaluation (M&E), epidemiology, biostatistics, statistics, research methods or related field;
  • Five (5) years of developing M&E frameworks, performance monitoring systems, overseeing and monitoring data collection from Health Management Information Systems (including developing and maintaining related databases); and working for health programs;
  •  Previous experience in designing and implementing M&E systems for international donor-funded projects in Uganda.
Job application procedure

All candidates are encouraged to apply online at the link below.
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