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Tuesday, October 8, 2019

15 Data Clerks Jobs at John Snow, Inc. (JSI) - Career Opportunity in Uganda

Vacancy title:
15 Data Clerks [ Type: FULL TIME , Industry: Non-profit and NGO , Category: Computer and IT ]

Jobs at: John Snow Inc. (JSI)

Deadline of this Job:
18th October 2019
Duty Station:
Within Uganda , Lira , East Africa

Summary
Date Posted: Monday, October 07, 2019 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed
JOB DETAILS:

BACKGROUND
John Snow, Inc. (JSI), a leader in the field of international public health, is currently recruiting for a Various Positions for the Regional Health Integration to Enhance Services-North, Lango (RHITES-N, Lango) Project, funded by the USAID. RHITES-N, Lango will improve the use of integrated health services in Northern Uganda's Lango region and strengthen the health system to sustain gains made by earlier projects. RRITES-N. Lango will contribute to improving key population-based national health indicators; build the capacity of the Ugandan Government to carry-out a sustainable and locally-driven response to the HIV: epidemic, while also improving TB, malaria, nutrition, MNCH+A, and WASH outcomes. JSI will work with Ugandan stakeholders to design and implement health system strengthening strategies to scale up high impact, evidence-based interventions at the national, sub-regional, district, and community levels. Interventions will include VMMC, virtual elimination of mother-to-child transmission of HIV, antiretroviral therapy, and condom education and distribution. JSI will focus where the greatest impact can be realized, with a priority on hard-to-reach and high-HIV prevalence locations.
RHITES-N, Lango is a five-year contract. The JSI team includes Amref Health Africa, Africa CUAMM, Another Option, and Medical Concierge Group.
JOB TITLE: DATA CLERKS
Report to: DREAMS Data Officer
Number of vacancies 15
Location: Different Sub Counties Contract Terms: Fixed Terms
JOB SUMMARY:
The Data Clerk will mainly be responsible for the efficient and effective creation, storage, retrieval of all the medical records. .

Duties and Responsibilities:
• Engage with the DREAMS data officer to ensure that best practices of DREAMS records storage and management are implemented.
• Work closely with the data officer to quantify the tools needed to ensure sustained DREAMS data collection.
• Ensure that DREAMS data is collected and entered on the DREAMS Tracker on time.
• Manage the DREAMS registers and ensure they are always up to data Ensure confidentiality of data collected and stored at all times.
• Ensure safety of all DREAMS data entry equipment.
• Ensure that DREAMS Group registers and sub-county registers are up to date.
• Maintain updated list of all Peer leaders of each group within the sub-county Performs any other duties as may be assigned from time to time.
• Regularly contribute to periodic and adhoc data analysis as required by USAID RHITES-N, Lango
• Perform any other duties as may be assigned from time to time
• Participate in collaborative learning and adapting activities designed from time to time Support data collection and submission for adhoc and other special studies commissioned by USAID RHITES-N, Lango.

Qualifications
• At least a diploma in Statistics, Computer Science or related field or qualification
• MUST BE Computer Literate and with acceptable minimum speed for data entry

• Minimum of 2 years' experience in handling DREAMS records
• Previous experience of working with international NGOs, MOH, and public health facilities will be an advantage.
• Ability to work independently with minimal supervision.
• Practical experience in working with the DREAMS tracker (UDOTS)

Job Education Requirements: diploma in Statistics

Job Experience Requirements: 2 years'

Job Skills: Not Specified

Job application procedure
Interested candidates who meet the above requirements, should send their applications by emailing to: ug-rhites-n@ug.jsi.com addressed to the Human Resource Manager attaching their application letters and CV to not later than October 18, 2019. JSI is an equal opportunity employer so women are encouraged to apply.

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