Posted on :
30 Nov, 2018
30 Nov, 2018
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Job Title: Monitoring And Evaluation Advisor
Length of Contract: One Year
Salary: Commensurate with required experience and qualifications
Reports to: Monitoring & Evaluation Team Lead
The USAID Systems for Health Project is working with the Ghana Health Service to strengthen its efforts to reduce preventable child and maternal deaths, reduce unmet need for family planning, reduce childhood mortality and morbidity from malaria, and improve nutritional status for children under five and pregnant women. We are working to strengthen vital health system building blocks while promoting CHPS (community-based health planning and services), strategic behavior change communication, and targeted demand generation to maximize service delivery coverage.
University Research Co., LLC (URC) and its partners share the vision that, by 2019, Ghana’s health system will be sufficiently robust that the Government of Ghana (GOG) and its health workforce, in partnership with the communities they serve, will be able to sustain equitable access to, demand for, and use of high-quality, high-impact health services with reduced external support, especially in the five regions targeted by Systems for Health: Greater Accra, Central, Western, Volta and Northern.
USAID funded Ghana Systems for Health Project is seeking for an experienced Monitoring & Evaluation Advisor.
The Accra-based Monitoring and Evaluation Advisor will collect, track and analyze data for the project in collaboration with technical staff. He will be responsible for maintaining project databases, contributing to required reports and ensuring both the validity and quality of data collected. He will carry out responsibilities in accordance with the USAID-approved Performance Monitoring Plan (PMP).
Roles and Responsibilities:
Required Skills or Experience
Qualification: Master’s degree in public health or related field is required.
Experience: Minimum five years of relevant work experience in program monitoring and evaluation and previous experience working with USAID or other USG-funded projects is an advantage
Job Knowledge: Strong knowledge of Ghana Health Service Standard Operating Procedures in health information management.
Language Proficiency: Strong writing and oral communication skills are required.
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How to Apply
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