Management Sciences for Health

Intern I

Grade
Intern
Job ID
13-9938
Location
Nigeria-Niger State
# of Positions
1
Group/Office
HPG
Dept/Unit
GEN (General)
Project/Program
A512 - Nigeria CaTSS
Application Due Date
2018-02-20
Reports To
M&E Specialist

Overview

The key expectations of the M&E Intern’s position is to support the M&E Unit in ensuring that MSH’s M&E system is well positioned to provide continuous  technical guidance, capacity building, M&E systems strengthening to MSH supported facilities, Community Based Organizations, and State M&E Teams.

Specific Responsibilities

  1. Support timely and qualitative data reports to donors and other applicable authorities.
  2. Support data entry into DATIM, review of DATIM data entries and running of quality checks on same.
  3. Support the management of project databases
  4. Support project EMR operations
  5. Support data quality operations including but not limited to data validation and DQA.
  6. Support the development and dissemination of project data use products
  7. Support the tracking of status of accomplishment of deliverables.
  8. Support the provision of Technical Support to supported health facilities and entities.
  9. Undertake the filing and safe keep of M&E resource materials, reports, submissions to external audiences, correspondences, meeting reports, training materials and other strategic documents.
  10. Support the Validation of data in all reporting templates (PMTCT, HTC and ART) monthly for state and USAID
  11. Any other Duties assigned by the supervisors

Qualifications and Experience

  • Postgraduate degree in Statistics, Epidemiology or related field with focus on monitoring and evaluation and/or Biostatistics.
  • At least 2 years hand-on-experience in monitoring and evaluation with very good analytical, presentation, communication and reporting skills.
  • Significant experience in developing monitoring plans and/or management information systems 2 years of which spent working with NGOs in an African setting.
  • Excellent inter-personal, multi-cultural and team building skills.
  • Strong computer skills particularly in spreadsheets, database and statistical applications.
  • Significant experience working in HIV/AIDS programs in Nigeria.
  • Familiarity with PEPFAR reporting systems highly desirable, particularly for HIV Counseling and Testing, prevention of Mother-to-Child Transmission, ART and OVC desirable
  • Excellent writing skills, oral and written communication skills and fluency in English

Background Information

Management Sciences for Health (MSH), a global health nonprofit organization, uses proven approaches developed over 40 years to help leaders, health managers, and communities in developing nations build stronger health systems for greater health impact. We work to save lives by closing the gap between knowledge and action in public health. Since its founding in 1971, MSH has worked in over 150 countries with policy makers, health professionals, and health care consumers to improve the quality, availability and affordability of health services. Working with governments, donors, non governmental organizations, the private sector, and health agencies, MSH responds to priority health problems such as HIV & AIDS; tuberculosis; malaria; maternal, newborn and child health; family planning and reproductive health; and chronic non-communicable diseases such as cancer, diabetes, and lung and heart disease. Through strengthening capacity, investing in health systems innovation, building the evidence base, and advocating for sound public health policy, MSH is committed to making a lasting difference in global health.

EEO Statement

Management Sciences for Health is an equal opportunity employer offering employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, citizenship, physical or mental disability, or veteran status.

Reports To

M&E Specialist
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