Monday, 18 November 2013

Career at THPS International - Data Manager

Job Title: Data Manager – 2 Posts

Employer: THPS International

Duty Station: Mtwara Regional Office

Application Deadline: 27th Nov 2013


• Lead in maintaining and updating regional databases for care and treatment, , TB/HIV, HCT, and other databases as assigned
• Assist to provide technical assistance to regional  supported facilities within  Mtwara region in collaboration with R/CHMT members
• Build capacity of R/CHMT in data management and data use for program improvement
• Implementation and evaluation of monitoring tools and data management
• Ensure that DQA is carried out quarterly according to DQA SOP’s and that recommendations following the site DQA visit are implemented
• Ensure Mtwara Region compliance to policies for data quality  assurance and reporting requirements
• Train and supervise ME officers in the councils and data entry clerks in the supported CHMTs to ensure timely data entry, cleaning on a routine basis, generation of data queries and routine progress reports
• Collaborate with other team members to prepare monthly, quarterly, semi-annual and annual reports on supported program areas
• Develop and respond to queries related to data analysis
• To perform other duties as assigned

Qualifications and Experience:

• Bachelor’s degree or certified training in Computer Science, IT/HMIS, data management or a related discipline. Advanced skills in Database programming, and analytical software an advantage
• A background in nursing, health science or a related discipline are an advantage
• 3+ years relevant experience years experience with MS Access application development and use, data analyses with standard software packages and implementing protocols for data quality assurance.
• Strong supervisory and management skills
• Ability to work independently
• Fluent in English & Kiswahili
• Experience working with NGO’s and/or donor-funded programs

How to Apply:

All Interested applicants should send their application letter one page maximum and CV four pages maximum, through email with a subject line of the position you are applying for e.g.:-Sub-Grants Officer to

Only short listed applicants will be contacted. Please do not attach any certificates when submitting online.

THPS is an equal opportunity employer; women and people living with HIV/AIDS are encouraged to apply.