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Data Officer Job in Kenya

Position: Data Officer

Location: Nairobi

Job description

Reporting to the Data Manager, the Data Officer will be responsible for the documentation and compilation of timely program data and reporting of activities at CHS-supported health facilities in the Shinda Project.

Responsibilities

  • Support Sub-County-level SI activities for HIV care and treatment, testing and counselling, Prevention of Mother-to-Child Transmission (PMTCT), Voluntary Medical Male Circumcision (VMMC), and community engagement
  • Contribute to the development and implementation of M&E data tools for MoH and CHS program areas. Help in developing data tools for routine data collection for program data
  • Monitor and validate data quality in all the EMR system in use within supported sites
  • Review and verify accuracy of the MoH and program data for NASCOP, PEPFAR and other stakeholders
  • Work closely with County Health Management Team (CHMT) to compile monthly and quarterly reports as required
  • Support in the implementation and maintenance of facility-level patient databases
  • Build capacity through training and mentorship programs for all providers in the facilities under the sub-county supported
  • Participate in stakeholders’ activities to ensure incorporation of SI activities into programs for HIV prevention, care and treatment and VMMC within the sub-county and county level
  • Develop visuals for data consumption and inform program progress using either Power BI/Tableau
  • Work closely with Sub-County Health Records Officers (SCHRIO) to manage data quality and ensure all the facilities utilise data for decision making
  • Attend designated SI meetings at the national, county and sub-county levels.

Qualifications

  • A Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent in statistics, computer/IT studies, epidemiology or mathematics
  • At least two years of relevant experience in a similar/related position in a PEPFAR funded program
  • Experience in working with MoH systems and HIV-related reports
  • Proficiency in the use of Power BI/ Tableau
  • Strong Data management and analysis skills
  • Strong SQL Data management skills
  • Proficiency in computer packages for generating and analysis reports. Experience in use of visual analytics tools is an added advantage
  • Expert skill level in the use of health aggregate databases (MoH KHIS & DATIM)
  • Proficient in statistical analysis packages (SPSS/STATA/R etc.)

How to apply

Interested applicants are invited to email their applications and detailed CV with contact details of three referees to vacancies@chskenya.org clearly indicating the subject title as Data Officer CHS/HR/DO/SP/01/2021 by 5.00 PM Monday March 15, 2021.

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