Management Information Systems (MIS)/Database Management Expert Job Placement – ICF

Organization: ICF
Duty Station: Kampala,
Uganda
About US:
ICF is a leading global consulting and technology services provider
with more than 5,000 professionals focused on making big things possible for
our clients. Our clients span health, energy, and transportation industries as
well as government agencies in the United States and Europe. We give them the
data, insights, and deep implementation expertise they need to deliver results
that matter to consumers, citizens, and communities.
About USAID Project:
ICF is planning to implement an upcoming USAID-funded Strategic
Information Technical Support activity in Uganda. The activity will facilitate,
promote and enhance evidence-based programming and reporting in Uganda’s health
system, particularly its response against the HIV/AIDS epidemic.
Job Summary: The Management
Information Systems (MIS)/Database Management Expert will be responsible for
supporting quality improvement in the HMIS, OVC and any other relevant data
flow systems and effective transfers into DHIS. The incumbent will be
accountable for ensuring accurate and timely data exchange into the PEPFAR/OGAC
system (DATIM).
Qualifications, Skills and
Experience: 
·        
The applicant for the USAID Monitoring and
Evaluation (M&E) Specialist job opportunity should hold a Bachelor’s degree
with eight (8) years of experience (in addition to the 4 years requirement noted
below), in IT, MIS, Database Management or related field;
·        
Four (4) years developing and/or managing health
information systems;
·        
Broad understanding and knowledge of managing
medical records (specifically clinic registers and HMIS) and population based surveys
such as AIDS Indicator Survey (AIS) and Demographic and Health Survey (DHS) is
desired.
·        
Experience working directly with DHIS2, EMR
systems and other health information systems at national, district and facility
levels
·        
Excellent track record of excellent management,
leadership, decision-making, and interpersonal skills, including being an
articulate speaker and sympathetic listener.
·        
Demonstrated ability: to assemble, quickly and
effectively, and to manage a highly-skilled, interdisciplinary team; to interact
with and lead a broad range of governmental and non-governmental actors and
institutions across sectors; and to design, implement detailed, organized,
timely, accurate monitoring and evaluation programs.
·        
Demonstrated excellent writing and presentation
ability, as well as experience successfully leading an intercultural team in a
development context.
·        
Excellent analytical skills
·        
Fluency in English
How to Apply:
All interested and qualified candidates who wish to join ICF should
apply by visiting the web link below.
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