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TotalEnergies

IS Business Analysts - SURFACE & SUB SURFACE

Kampala, Uganda

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Data Manager G & G

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TotalEnergies

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Mildmay Uganda

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Uganda

Finance Trust Bank

Internal Auditor – IT

Kampala, Uganda

Sanlam Life Insurance Uganda Limited

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Uganda

Uganda Bureau of Statistics

Data Editor

Uganda

Mildmay Uganda

Data Management Officer

Uganda

Uganda Bureau of Statistics

Data Entry Operator

Uganda

Old Mutual

Internal Auditor

Kampala, Uganda

DLH Corporation

MIS & Data Base Management Expert

Kampala, Uganda

Farm Radio International (FRI)

Digital Innovations Officer

Uganda

Save the Children (Uganda)

Product Operations Officer (Technology 4 Development)

Uganda

Save the Children (Uganda)

Data Scientist

Uganda

Baylor College of Medicine Children’s Foundation (Uganda)

Data Officer

Kampala, Uganda

Save the Children (Uganda)

System Administrator - Oracle

Uganda

DanChurchAid (DCA)

Digital And Innovation Coordinator

Kampala, Uganda

U.S Embassy in Uganda

Computer Control Assistant

Uganda

Deriv Services Limited

Devops Engineer (In Malaysia / Remotely)

Kampala, Uganda

Deriv Services Limited

Security Researcher (In Malaysia)

Kampala, Uganda

Deriv Services Limited

Postgresql DBA (In Malaysia)

Kampala, Uganda

Data Intuition Uganda

DIU Evaluation Officer

Mbarara, Uganda

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Deriv Services Limited

Disaster Recovery Engineer (In Malaysia)

Kampala, Uganda

Closing: Jan 31, 2022

5 days remaining

Published: Jan 25, 2022 (1 day ago)

Job Requirements

Education:

Bachelor's degree

Work experience:

2 years

Language skills:

English

Job Summary

Contract Type:

Full time, Fixed term

Project Overview:

URC has implemented quality improvement and operations research programs in health care since 1981 and continues to be at the cutting edge of health care improvement work in countries around the world.

With the RHITES-N Acholi Project (Regional Health Integration to Enhance Services in Northern Uganda – Acholi), USAID will continue its support of the Government of Uganda’s (GOU) efforts to improve access to and use of health services in the country’s post-conflict northern region. RHITES-N Acholi Project activities will build on USAID investments and national advances to increase access to and use of high-quality integrated services that accelerate the ability and capacity to respond to the specific health needs of residents in the Acholi sub-region, leveraging the URC-ASSIST project successes.

Roles and Responsibilities:

The Activity office will be in Kitgum District and he/she will spend at least 50% of their time working in the field. The overall objective of the data assistant is to strengthen data management at the facility and community level. This will include proper documentation, records management, filing, archiving, data quality and reporting at the district and supported health facilities. He/she will ensure that there’s improved quality of data (facility and community) as reflected in DHIS2.

Required Experience & Qualifications  
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Statistics, Quantitative Economics, Computer Science, Demography, or related field.
  • Knowledge of statistical packages such as SPSS, STATA, Epi Info, and others.
  • Thorough familiarity with the MOH HMIS systems.
  • Clear understanding of USAID expectations.
  • At least two years’ experience in health data management particularly in the Northern region.


Responsibilities

Project Overview:

URC has implemented quality improvement and operations research programs in health care since 1981 and continues to be at the cutting edge of health care improvement work in countries around the world.

With the RHITES-N Acholi Project (Regional Health Integration to Enhance Services in Northern Uganda – Acholi), USAID will continue its support of the Government of Uganda’s (GOU) efforts to improve access to and use of health services in the country’s post-conflict northern region. RHITES-N Acholi Project activities will build on USAID investments and national advances to increase access to and use of high-quality integrated services that accelerate the ability and capacity to respond to the specific health needs of residents in the Acholi sub-region, leveraging the URC-ASSIST project successes.

Roles and Responsibilities:

The Activity office will be in Kitgum District and he/she will spend at least 50% of their time working in the field. The overall objective of the data assistant is to strengthen data management at the facility and community level. This will include proper documentation, records management, filing, archiving, data quality and reporting at the district and supported health facilities. He/she will ensure that there’s improved quality of data (facility and community) as reflected in DHIS2.

Required Experience & Qualifications  
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Statistics, Quantitative Economics, Computer Science, Demography, or related field.
  • Knowledge of statistical packages such as SPSS, STATA, Epi Info, and others.
  • Thorough familiarity with the MOH HMIS systems.
  • Clear understanding of USAID expectations.
  • At least two years’ experience in health data management particularly in the Northern region.


  • Provide technical assistance to improve quality of data at district and facility level.
  • Build skills of frontline facility health care workers on Data Management including recording, filing, archiving and reporting. This includes provision of relevant guidelines and SOPs for effective data management at facility level.
  • Conduct health facility assessments and devise strategies to overcome key data management and systems gaps
  • Ensure availability and utilisation of current versions of HMIS tools at the facility and community level through providing regular HMIS tools stock status and quantification.
  • Ensure timely update of service data collected from community activities in the HMIS tools at the facility.
  • Support the Biostatisticians to organise monthly district-based data review meetings to clean up facility level data.
  • Facilitate performance review meetings at district and facility level to enable the teams understand and use data.
  • Provide routine EMR technical Assistance to ensure functional EMRs at all facilities where it has been installed.
  • Provide and respond to adhoc data requests at all times when called upon.
  • Build the capacity of the facility-based data clerks and Health Information Assistants to perform data analysis from EMR to support patient monitoring.
  • Support the EMR POC and recency sites to ensure data entry and synchronization is timely.
  • Plan and conduct routine Data Quality Assessment to improve data quality and data management system.
  • Support data collection activities within their respective districts and provide timely response to adhoc data requests.
  • Support weekly, monthly, quarterly, and annual reporting.
  • Support in analysing and writing of monthly, quarterly, semi-annual, and annual programmatic district performance reports and their submission in stipulated deadlines.
  • Work with the LPS-TASO Acholi cluster M&E Specialist to plan and implement data management activities in the districts of assignment in consultation with your supervisor.
  • Any other duties assigned by supervisor.


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