Jhpiego is an international non-profit health organization affiliated with the Johns Hopkins University. For more than 46 years now, Jhpiego has empowered front-line health workers by designing and implementing effective, low-cost, hands-on solutions to strengthen the delivery of health care services for women and their families. By putting evidence-based health innovations into everyday practice, Jhpiego works to break down barriers to high-quality health care for the world’s most vulnerable populations. Jhpiego, implementing a number of projects in Tanzania, wishes to recruit for the following positions.
Study Coordinator [One position based in Mwanza]
The Studies Coordinator will be responsible for oversight and quality assurance for all activities of the studies as per protocol and guidance from the principal investigator. S(he) will be responsible for ensuring that studies sites have data collection tools and coordinating data collection, entry, cleaning and storage in the secure Jhpiego database. S(he) will serve as a point of communication and coordination between study teams, project technical staff, R/CHMTs, study consultants, Research Assistants/data collectors, and facility/community leadership during study implementation. The coordinator will be required to develop and manage study implementation framework and plans to capture all necessary studies deliverables and provide effective, accurate and timely reporting of all study activities.
- Master’s degree in public health, demography, sociology, epidemiology, biostatistics, or related field or equivalent experience
- 3+ years of work experience in conducting and/or coordinating research
- Demonstrated experience and familiarity with behavioral surveillance surveys, research methodologies, qualitative and quantitative research methods, data analysis, sampling methods, report writing
- Proficiency with MS Office applications. Knowledge of statistical packages is an added advantage.
- Team player with experience in working in teams, managing multi-cultural staff, team building and coordination skills.
- Ability to travel up to 50% of the time.
- Excellent analytical, communication, presentation and report writing skills.
Jhpiego offers a competitive package selected candidates in line with salary history, academic qualifications and relevant experience,
To apply please indicate the position title of the position you are applying for on the subject line of vour e-mail. Applications should also include an up-to-date CV with three contactable professional references, a cover letter and your salary history. Applications, which do NOT include ALL of these elements, will NOT be considered.
All applications should be sent through email: USAIDBoreshaAfya.Applications@jhpiego.org
Electronics applications are encouraged. The subject on your application email should be the Title of the position you are applying for, so that we do not miss your application. Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. The closing date for applications is Wednesday 12 June 2019, at 5:00 P.M.
Jhpiego is an equal opportunity employer promoting gender, equity and diversity. Persons with disabilities and other minority groups are encouraged to apply
Caution to the applicants:
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