Job Description

Director: Strategic Information

Location: Maputo, Mozambique

Posting Date: 11/25/2017

Deadline Date: 01/05/2018

Starting Date: 05/01/2018

Description

John Snow, Inc. (JSI) seeks a dynamic and highly experienced candidate for the Director: Strategic Information (SI) position for a USAID-funded HIV Prevention, Care and Treatment proposal, titled “Efficiencies for Clinical HIV Outcomes” (ECHO), in Mozambique. The purpose of ECHO is to reduce HIV mortality, morbidity and transmission, while strengthening the capacity of the Ministry of Health to deliver quality HIV/AIDS services across the continuum of care. This project will increase coverage of high impact health and nutrition services by implementing evidence-based interventions to increase early initiation of ART, provide high quality services, ensure robust retention strategies and achieve epidemic control. Additionally, this project will compile research and program evaluation to improve the policy environment for HIV/AIDS programming, and building the capacity of CSOs and local NGOs to continue the work.

Should JSI be the successful bidder, this will be a full-time position based in Mozambique. The Director will report to the Chief of Party.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Demonstrate in depth familiarity with OGAC guidance and monitoring, evaluation, and reporting (MER) indicators and definitions
  • Provide oversight and guidance on all measurement aspects of ECHO
  • Oversee capture, documentation, and reporting of project impact, including quarterly and annual report writing
  • Oversee strengthening and use of relevant national, provincial and district level reporting systems

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Minimum of an advanced degree in statistics, quantitative and qualitative data analysis, data managements, or information systems or related degree
  • At least 10 years of experience in the field of M&E, information systems, or strategic information related to health projects with additional experience in public health
  • At least 5 years of experience collecting, analyzing, and managing donor funded project data
  • Demonstrated ability to influence program policy and operational decisions through previous experience in leading the development and implementation of instruments, tools, and/or protocols used in measuring program outcomes
  • Strong oral and written skills in Portuguese and English is required

Salary commensurate with experience.


Interested candidates should submit their resumes and cover letters online by 01/05/2018.


No phone calls please.
Principals only please.

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