We are looking for M&E and Knowledge Management Specialist
Postgraduate degree in public health (with focus on epidemiology/bio-statistics) or related
social science discipline such as demography
At least 8 years of experience working in public health in developing countries within
government, an international organization or research institution
Experience in the management of project M&E systems
Significant experience in survey design and implementation
Proficient in the development of data entry programmes and in using statistical analysis
software (EpiInfo, EpiData, Excel, Access, Stata)
Experienced in applying qualitative methods of data collection and analysis
Familiar with Uganda’s routine HMIS
Demonstrated ability to work both independently and as part of a team
Support the project in the development and implementation of M&E systems and plans as listed
below. Also, assist in the supervision and coordination of their implementation (15%).
o log frames with appropriate project indicators, targets and data collection methods
o routine monitoring systems, including databases, systems for data collection,
maintenance and storage
o templates and schedules for routine reports including quantitative and narrative reports
Provide technical support for routine data collection and management including IT applications
for data transfer (5%).
Participate in the design, implementation and analysis of surveys. Where necessary, oversee the
implementation of the same (5%).
Where necessary, design systems for the storage of both qualitative, quantitative and
knowledge generated from the project implementation.
Support MAPD districts to ensure effective use of data for decision-making (5%).
Conduct field visits to validate data and monitor the quality and completeness of collected data
Provide technical oversight, on-going support and supervision to M&E Officers (10%).
Participate in capacity development (including trainings) for MAPD districts staff with respect to
Assist in analysis and presentations of routine and evaluations project data (5%).
Prepare MAPD quarterly report to stakeholders (5%).
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Our mission is to improve lives in Africa and Asia through sustainable, evidence-based programmes that combat targeted diseases and promote child and maternal health.
Regional Office for Africa