Strategic Information Team Lead Employment Vacancy – 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 Strategic
Information Team Lead will be responsible for ensuring quality of data used in
PEPFAR planning and reporting, and ensuring sound M&E technical assistance
is given to GOU. The incumbent will be responsible for facilitating increased
data use at USG, GOU, district and facility levels.
Qualifications, Skills and
Experience: 
·        
The applicant for the USAID Strategic
Information Team Lead job opportunity should hold a Master’s degree with three
(3) years of experience (in addition to the 8 years requirement noted below) in
SI-related areas such as applied research, epidemiology, statistics,
biostatistics, health informatics, monitoring and evaluation, management
information systems, information technology or data management;
·        
At least eight (8) years of providing services
related to gathering, synthesizing and sharing data that facilitate
evidence-based health programming and program management;
·        
Demonstrated knowledge of data needs for PEPFAR
reporting and strong qualitative and quantitative data collection and
analytical skills are required;
·        
Desired areas of experience include health
program monitoring, evaluation, health informatics, research and survey
management, data management, information systems and implementation
science/operations research.
·        
A proven 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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