KNCV Tuberculosis Foundation is an international non-profit organization dedicated to the fight against tuberculosis (TB). KNCV is the lead partner in Challenge TB, the new USAID-funded 5-year global program. We lead an international consortium comprising eight partner organizations in addition to KNCV: ATS, FHI 360, IRD, JATA, MSH, PATH, The Union, and WHO. In Ethiopia, Challenge TB is being implemented by KNCV as a lead and MSH and WHO as a collaborating partner. The strategic objectives of Challenge TB are to improve access to patient care, to prevent transmission and disease progression, and to strengthen TB platforms.
KNCV operates from a country office in Addis Ababa with sub-offices in other regional states.
KNCV Tuberculosis Foundation is recruiting for the following positions for its Challenge TB project in Ethiopia.
Purpose of the position
The Regional M & E Advisor is primarily responsible in the compilation of CTB/KNCV routine data for the urban regions (Addis Ababa, Dire Dawa and Harari), and supporting the management of database both for the health facilities and community activities. S/He ensures the smooth operation of the database design, entry, cleaning, processing and analysis in Addis Ababa, Dire Dawa and Harari Regions. S/He will lead the data safety, data quality, analysis and write up of quarterly and annual reports as well as other reports when the need arises in the regions. The Advisor is a point of contact with regard to M & E for CTB/KNCV staffs in the regions, zones, sub-cities and the regional health bureaus.
Who are we looking for?
First degree in health sciences field plus MPH/MSc or MA in a relevant field. Minimum of 5 years work experience in Monitoring and Evaluation, preferably in TB/HIV program. Experience in database management and experience with USAID or other USG funded projects is desired. Good understanding of basic monitoring and evaluation concepts, and strong data collection, analysis and reporting skills. Demonstrated skills of using Excel, PowerPoint and statistical software such as Epi-Info, CISPro, SPSS and STATA. Willingness to travel frequently (40%) in the zones is required. Excellent oral and written communication skills in English;
What do we offer?
- A full time (40 hours) fixed-term contract for a year, with the intention to extend the contract;
- An informal work atmosphere in an international environment where initiative is appreciated;
- A highly-motivated team of experienced, self-driven colleagues;
- The salary is dependent upon education, relevant working experience and earning history;
- KNCV Tuberculosis Foundation has its own Employment Conditions Scheme;
Application and information
You can apply for this position via the form below before 11 September 2016. If you have any questions, feel free to contact our HRM Team in The Netherlands: +31(0)70-4167228 or email@example.com.
KNCV Tuberculosis Foundation is an equal opportunity employer offering employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, national origin, citizenship, physical or mental handicap, or status as a disabled person.