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Monitoring Evaluation and Learning Advisor NGO Careers – University Research Co., LLC (URC)

Organisation: University
Research Co., LLC (URC)
Project Name: USAID’s Defeat
TB Project
Duty Station: Kampala,
Uganda
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 Defeat TB project:
University Research Co., LLC (URC) is implementing the USAID’s Defeat
TB project. Aligned with Objective #3 in USAID’s Country Development
Cooperation Strategy and in support of the Government of Uganda’s TB Program,
this five-year, USAID funded project’s goal is to increase TB case
notification, case detection, and treatment outcomes through health system
strengthening.  The Defeat TB project goal
is to increase TB case notification, case detection, and treatment outcomes
through health system strengthening with the aim of ending the TB epidemic in
Uganda.
Job Summary: The Monitoring,
Evaluation and Learning Advisor will work closely with the M&E team and
other staff in the design of the project’s monitoring, evaluation and learning
agenda. This will include creation of systems to measure and document program
processes, outputs and impact by routinely and systematically collecting,
analyzing and presenting program data for project staff, partners as well as
the donors.
Key Duties and
Responsibilities:  
·        
Working with staff to design and implement
robust M&E systems, identify and monitor key program activities in order to
document results, and ensure the integration of those results into Uganda’s
health system’s decision-management processes.Supporting the collection,
analysis, and reporting of baseline data and ongoing M&E data collection,
analysis and reporting according to project M&E plan.
·        
Carrying out data verification and quality
control exercises and provide any other support aimed at improving data
quality.
·        
Preparing and ensuring timely submission of
project performance monitoring plans, including developing and defining program
indicators and sources of data, as well as contributing to annual work plans,
quarterly and annual reports and other project documents.
·        
Working with the M&E team to determine
technical and logistical needs for strengthening the project’s M&E system.
·        
Tasked with tracking monitoring indicators of
all health component activities and periodically providing data to facilitate
decision making
·        
In charge of documenting progress on outcome
level indicators attributable to project interventions at appropriate
geographical levels including community level indicators.
·        
Ensuring that all stakeholders in the collection
and management of the data to be used by the project have a clear understanding
of the results framework, indicators and the data collection tools.
·        
Writing reports, presenting suggestions and
recommendations based on monitoring and evaluation findings.
·        
Participating in the planning for dissemination
and lessons learned and present results of program achievements and outputs in
written reports and at conferences and meetings
·        
Any other duties as assigned by your supervisor



Qualifications, Skills and
Experience:
·        
The applicants for the USAID Defeat TB Project Monitoring
Evaluation and Learning Advisor job opportunity must hold a Bachelor’s Degree
in Statistics, Quantitative Economics, I.T, Computer Science,
·        
Possession of a Postgraduate Diploma in
Monitoring and Evaluation or Project Planning and Management is a MUST
·        
Masters degree in Statistics, Quantitative
Economics, Public Health, Population studies would be an ASSET
·        
A minimum of five years of working experience in
monitoring, evaluation and learning in the context of TB, HIV/AIDS or any other
health related program area. Strong skills in data analysis and vast experience
in working with information systems promoted by the Ministry of Health and
PEPFAR e.g. DHIS2, HIBRID, DATIM etc.
NB: Only candidates who are
eligible to work in the Uganda for an indefinite period without a need for
sponsorship will be considered for this position.
How to Apply:
All suitably qualified and interested candidates who wish to join the
URC should upload their updated CVs / résumés and cover letters at the link
below. Also, please complete your application form and attach a completed USAID
Form 1420 Contractor Employee Biographical Data Sheet as well, download it
here
.
Deadline: 26th October 2017 by 4:00
pm
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