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ACTED Uganda Jobs – Fresher Enumerators

ACTED Uganda Jobs

Job Title:           Appraisal Monitoring & Evaluation (AME) Enumerators – ACTED Uganda Jobs

Organisation: ACTED (Agency for Technical Cooperation and Development)

Duty Station: Moyo, Uganda

Reports to: Appraisal Monitoring & Evaluation (AME) Officer

About ACTED:

ACTED Uganda Jobs: ACTED (Agency for Technical Cooperation and Development) is a non- political and non-confessional international NGO founded in 1993 and headquartered in Paris, France.  The organization’s vocation is to save lives, assist vulnerable populations and bring hope to those in need for a better future.

Key Duties and Responsibilities:   

  • Actively participate in pre-data collection training session where comprehensive guidance will be provided on all aspects of assessment methodology and implementation.
  • During and after the training, familiarise her/himself fully with the assessment methodology, including questionnaire implementation, sampling methodology and interview protocol.
  • During and after the training, familiarise her/him fully with assessment operational procedures and codes of conduct, including security rules and procedures.
  • Implement the assessment methodology and immediately alert the Program Manager of obstacles preventing full implementation of the methodology.
  • Carry out interviews at data collection locations with sampled groups and key informants completing questionnaires that are filled on smart phones or tablets.
  • Conduct interviews in adherence with questionnaire guidance and enter data carefully and accurately, adhering to humanitarian principles and ensuring impartiality.
  • Ensure all information entered into the questionnaires on the smart phones/tablets is saved and processed as per instructions.
  • Take part in de-briefing session upon completion of data collection
  • Travel to data collection points on a weekly basis, with possibility of staying up to 4 days per week in the remote field.
  • Communicate any issues immediately to Team Leader as they arise.
  • Adhere to instructions and guidance provided by Team Leader; the Enumerator Terms of Reference; and code of conduct at all times.
  • Perform any other duties as assigned by your supervisor from time to time.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 

  • The ideal candidate for the ACTED Appraisal Monitoring & Evaluation (AME) Enumerator job placement must hold a relevant degree from a recognized university
  • At least a credit pass Mathematics and English at O’ level
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Good team player
  • High degree of honesty and integrity
  • Ability to cope with unpredictable field conditions
  • Ability to work under pressure and beat deadlines
  • Familiarity with basic smart phone applications
  • Fluency in English and one of the local languages

How to Apply:

All suitably qualified and interested candidates should send their applications accompanied by detailed curriculum vitae, three work related referees and daytime contacts to kampala.hr@acted.org. Please kindly indicate the position you are applying for clearly on the subject line. You may also hand deliver to Agency for Technical Cooperation and Development. P.O. Box 37665, Plot 1102 Nsambya Road Kampala.

NB: CVs will be shortlisted on on-going basis and ACTED reserves the right to hire prior to the application deadline Please note that only the shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Deadline: 28th July 2017 by 5:00pm

ACTED Uganda Jobs – Fresher Enumerators

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Part Time Jobs in Uganda 2017 – 4 Fresher Data Assistants at USAID ASSIST

USAID Uganda Jobs Part Time Jobs in Uganda 2017

Job Title: 4 Data Assistants (HIV Prevention) (Part Time Jobs in Uganda 2017)

Reports to: DREAMS M&E Assistant

Duty Station: Gulu, Lira, Omoro or Oyam district

Duration of contract: 6 months Contract, renewal is subject to funding

About us:

Part Time Jobs in Uganda 2017: The USAID Applying Science to Strengthen and Improve Systems (ASSIST) Project is a five-year cooperative agreement awarded to University Research Co., LLC (URC), dedicated to improving health, population and nutrition services through technical support to service delivery institutions, country Ministries of Health, USAID country missions, and cooperating agencies. URC is seeking dynamic and qualified individuals to fill the following positions at their Gulu and Kampala Uganda offices up to September 2017. Renewal is subject to funding.

JOB PURPOSE:

Part Time Jobs in Uganda 2017: The data assistant will be responsible for collection of DREAMS related data as well as ensure complete records management with proper filing and archiving while enforcing data quality and relevant reporting at all levels.

Key Duties and Responsibilities

  • Support DREAMS peer facilitators to collect accurate and complete quality information from communities.
  • Continuously orient peer facilitator on the data collection tools as need arises.
  • Monitor availability of DREAMS data collection tools in the community and ensure timely supply.
  • Conduct data validation including cleaning of datasets before submission into the DREAMS tracker.
  • Ensure bi-weekly data transfer from tablets to the DREAMS tracker.
  • Support any necessary data comparisons between DHIS2 and DREAMS tracker.
  • Coordinate with facility in charge, health information assistants and district biostatistician by establishing a system in place that creates a common understanding of the DREAMS data management.
  • Participate in the compilation of the district specific monthly and quarterly report compilation process.
  • Any other duties assigned by supervisor.

Required Experience and Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Statistics, Quantitative Economics or related field
  • At least one years’ experience in data management preferably in HIV.
  • Thorough familiarity with the MOH HMIS systems/ handling public health data.

APPLICATION PROCESS:

Applicants who meet the requirements should send an Application Letter, CV, and relevant academic documents as well as names and contact information for 3 professional references and daytime contact numbers to The Human Resources Manager, USAID ASSIST Project, University Research Co., LLC, Plot 40, Ntinda II Road, Naguru, P.O. Box 28745, Kampala, Uganda. E-mail: assistugandarecruitment@urc-chs.com 

Deadline: by 17th March 2017.

PLEASE INDICATE THE POSITION IN THE SUBJECT IF YOU ARE SENDING ELECTRONICALLY, AND FOR DISTRICT-BASED POSITIONS, INDICATE PREFERED DISTRICT. APPLICATIONS WILL BE SHORTLISTED AS THEY COME IN, AND ONLY SHORTLISTED CANDIDATES WILL BE CONTACTED.

Part Time Jobs in Uganda 2017 – 4 Fresher Data Assistants at USAID ASSIST

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Fresher Diploma Data Management Assistant Job – DanChurchAid (DCA) Uganda

Report to: Management & M& E Officer

About US:

DanChurchAid (DCA) is a faith-based Danish INGO working closely with church-based as well as secular NGOs in Uganda and in the Great Lakes region. Their programmes cover two main areas: Active Citizenship with a strong focus on good governance and democratization, and Food Security including Humanitarian and Transitional Responses to conflict and natural disaster. DanChurchAid has supported emergency relief and development programmes in Uganda since 1979. DanChurchAid works through partners and with a gender-inclusive rights-based approach, which is mainstreamed throughout all DanChurchAid programme types as well as within the organization.

Job Summary: The Data Management Assistant will be responsible for data capture of electronic voucher and mobile money electronic systems, data entry and validation, extraction, reformat/transform, analysis, and Loading of data into the different software systems developed in-house. This job includes supporting the DMME Officer on monitoring and development of mobile monitoring tools with field staff. It involves beneficiary data collection, data cleaning, loading, exporting and importation of data. The incumbent will be responsible for weekly & monthly e-shilling top ups and management of records; The job include assisting extension workers in troubleshooting on hardware, vendor gadgets/equipment with direct communication with the service provide; developing e-invoices and documents for audit and planning logistics and materials needed for the activities to be carried out.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 

  • The ideal candidate for the DanChurchAid Data Management Assistant job placement must hold a Diploma in Statistics/ Computer programming and related field
  • One year of professional experience
  • Computer literacy (MS Word, MS Excel, MS PowerPoint) with ability to work with data bases and statistical software packages
  • Previous exposure and experience in cash-based programming and familiarity with Mobile Monitoring Technology (MMT)
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to write good reports
  • Previous experience with other local and international NGOs
  • Knowledge of local languages would be an added advantage

How to Apply:

All suitably qualified and interested candidates should mail their applications letters, together with updated CVs and contact details of three work-related references, to co.uganda@dca.dk with the subject line referring to the exact job title.

Deadline: 2nd January 2017

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Data Improvement Officer [16] – University Research Co. (URC)

 

Deadline: 5th August 2016

Project Name: USAID Applying Science to Strengthen and Improve Systems (ASSIST) Project

Duty Station: Lira, Gulu, Alebtong, Oyam, Apac, Dokolo, Kole, Otuke, Amolator, Agago, Omoro, Pader, Kitgum, Lamwo, Amuru and Nwoya, Uganda

Reports to: District Improvement Advisor

About US:

University Research Co., LLC (URC) is a global company dedicated to improving the quality of health care, social services, and health education worldwide. With a non-profit affiliate, the Center for Human Services (CHS), URC manages projects in over 45 countries, including the United States.

About USAID ASSIST Project:

The USAID Applying Science to Strengthen and Improve Systems (ASSIST) Project is a five-year cooperative agreement (October 2012-September 2017) awarded to University Research Co., LLC and is dedicated to improving health, population and nutrition services through technical support to service delivery institutions, country Ministries of Health, USAID country missions, and cooperating agencies.

Job Summary: The Data Improvement Officer will strengthen and improve facility health systems with focus on the availability of up to date and quality health information in the facilities.

Key Duties and Responsibilities: 

  • The incumbent will support districts and health facilities in the district to ensure that correct versions of HMIS tools are available at the facilities.
  • Build skills of frontline facility health care workers on Data Management
  • The jobholder will also identify teams at each facility that are dedicated to support updating of relevant HMIS tools in real time.
  • Support weekly and monthly reporting from within the departmental units to facility in charge to the District.
  • Prioritize facility specific gaps and work with teaqjks to address these gaps.
  • Work closely with the Facility in charge, health informationassistants and district Biostatistician by establishing a system in place that creates a common understanding of Data management.
  • Manage facility data reviews.
  • Perform any other duties assigned by supervisor/ Chief of Party.

Key Performance Areas:

  • Improved Data Management at facility level
  • Improved quality of data as reflected through DHIS2

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 

  • The applicants for the USAID ASSIST Project Data Improvement Officer jobs must hold Degrees in any related field.
  • One year of experience in data management.
  • Thorough familiarity with the MOH HMIS systems/ handling public health data.

How to Apply:

All suitably qualified and interested candidates should send application letters, updated CVs, and relevant academic documents as well as names and contact information for three professional references and day time contact numbers to:

The Human Resource Officer- USAID ASSIST Project,

University Research Co., LLC, Plot 40, Ntinda II Road, Naguru,

P.O. Box 28745, Kampala, Uganda.

E-mail to: assistugandarecruitment@urc-chs.com