Monitoring & Evaluation Associate

Organization
Global Health Corps
Location
Kampala, Uganda
Job Type
Fellowship
Deadline for Applications
01/17/2018
Contact Information
apply@ghcorps.org

Overview

Our Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) Associate will be joining our M&E team, located in Kampala, Uganda, serving as a critical member to measure the impact of our programs; focusing on key performance indicators in adhering to best practices in maternal, neonatal and child health, patient safety; and increasing financial sustainability and access to quality medicines. One of LN’s strengths is the monitoring & evaluation of our training programs, and our existing tools help drive the implementation of evidence-based clinical practices that save lives and prevent disease and disability. Our M&E activities include:

An ongoing scientific research study related to maternal and neonatal health outcomes
Ongoing electronic data collection and evaluation through our online Salesforce data platform
Coordinating additional projects, such as a pilot electronic medical record (EMR) program, a non-communicable disease screening and treatment program, and continued research and project design opportunities
Generating reports and supporting data use throughout the organization, from the leadership team all the way through to our field training team members

Responsibilities

The M&E Associate will support the activities of the M&E team through:
Assisting in the development and rollout of our expanding M&E systems, to monitor LN’s expanding programs and interventions
Data management – providing basic troubleshooting and management for LN data platforms (which include Salesforce and Formyoula)
Staff training – building the capacity of our staff through the provision of training and technical support to LN trainers across country sites, including the on-boarding of new hires
Building partner capacity through targeted initiatives with LN partners to improve their M&E capabilities
Research — providing support as needed for our impact evaluation study and other research projects that will be carried out by LN staff
Project Development — supporting the M&E team in the ongoing development of exciting new initiatives related to EMR, NCD care, and additional research opportunities

Skills & Experience

Items indicated with an asterisk (*) are required

Bachelor’s degree*
Preferred: Bachelor’s or master’s degree in statistics, public health, health research, or related field
Experience in monitoring & evaluation, statistics, quantitative research, public health, information technology, and/or data management systems*
A strong knowledge of and experience in data collection, complex data analysis, and presentation*
Strong technical skills and experience with or a demonstrable aptitude for online data analysis platforms and software packages*
Previous experience in health research design, implementation, and analysis
Technical Salesforce experience
An excitement for analyzing complex organizational problems, identifying innovative solutions, and engaging others to implement, preferably in a low-resource environment
Ability to perform in an entrepreneurial team-based environment, deliver strong results, and ask for help when needed
Ability to function well in a diverse, cross-cultural work environment
Cross-cultural experience is highly valued

Additional Information

Go to the following link to learn how to apply for the fellowship: https://ghcorps.org/fellows/apply-to-be-a-fellow/