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Friday, April 6, 2018

Manager Business Analytics Job at Joint Medical Stores ( JMS ) - Career Opportunity in Uganda

Vacancy title:
Manager Business Analytics

Jobs at:
Joint Medical Stores ( JMS )

Deadline of this Job:
19th April, 2018 at 5:00 pm

Duty Station:
Kampala, Uganda

Job details:
Joint Medical Stores ( JMS ) is a Church founded private not for profit organization whose mission is to supply medicines, medical equipment and related health care services of assured quality to the people of Uganda at affordable Prices. JMS is therefore recruiting a qualified and experienced Manager Business Analytics to join its dedicated team.
To lead and spearhead the use of business data and statistical methods to provide insight into business performance and suggest areas and methods of improving operations. The position holder shall implement and oversee the various business analytics dimensions and present insights and recommendations to management for decision making and strategic planning.
Duties and Responsibilities
  • Spearhead the designing, developing, implementing and maintaining of an excel based and other appropriate business analytics systems, plans, processes, research tools for JMS and customers
  • Review and improve the quality of existing databases and metadata, methods of collecting it and the degree to which it will provide good data for the business analytics system and develop data warehouses, data malts, data streams and interfaces across the organisation as well as protocols and update manuals for smooth functioning of the data management system
  • Develop theories of change for key activities and projects and design business analytics plans and systems, identify key performance parameters for new activities and projects and ensure their effective use by staff, partners and stakeholders as necessary.
  • Develop appropriate monitoring, tracking and reporting systems, tools and templates that enhance monitoring of outputs and generate evidence results and promote and ensure use of data for decision-making processes across the organisation
  • Initiate and lead regular reviews of the business analytics system and implement the necessary changes to existing and future programmes
  • Build capacity of staff in process monitoring, progress tracking and validation based on objectives, indicators, metrics and target and use of such information in decision making and reporting
  • Undertake regular outreaches to MOH, NDA, customers, partners, branches, outlets to glean data and information for business intelligence
  • Work closely with the communication office in preparing and disseminating results, best practices and success stories
  • Lead and coordinate assessment and evaluations of activities and projects
Experience & Qualification:
  • Master‘s degree in Public Health, Statistics, Economics, Information Systems, Business Management or Master of Business Administration (Finance).
  • Three (3) to five (5) years of direct job experience doing data analysis within similar organisations or in the health related field
  • Proven experience from private sector or similar organisation in leading, coordinating and managing business analytics systems to produce analysis related to enterprise economics
  • Strong knowledge of data quality assurance, analysis and reporting.
  • Experience with monitoring and evaluation systems and frameworks for development programs, including developing performance indicators, data collection and analysis systems and tools.
  • High level of competency in managing data and information.
Job application procedure
Only qualified candidates who meet all the above requirements are invited to submit their resume, copies of academic certificates, testimonials and three (3) referees including their day time telephone contact and email address.
Only short listed candidates will be contacted. Please refer to the JMS Website  for the detailed advert.
Please forward your applications to:
Manager, Human Resources and Administration
Joint Medical Store, P. O. Box 4501, Kampala.
OR hand deliver your application to Joint Medical Store
(JMS), Plot 1828 Gogonya Road, Nsambya