Application deadline closed.
Deadline date:
Application deadline closed.

Job Description

Key responsibilities

  • Support information technology infrastructure and data management tools in implementing facilities.
  • Overall responsible for program Shelf-Life App (Commodity Management App for the implementing facilities).
  • Serves as the primary point person for all IT programming, related inquiries and troubleshooting.
  • Create and maintain data validation rules, queries/scripts and other data quality checks to improve data quality.
  • Support timely monthly/quarterly and Ad hoc program reporting to the donor.
  • Provide support in development and application of M&E tools in the project.
  • Support technical M&E needs in the implementation facilities and at program level.
  • Conduct routine and periodic data quality audits for data quality assurance at facility levels.
  • Provide mentorship to facility staff on appropriate use of RMNCH-related M&E data collection and reporting tools.
  • Support regular M&E capacity building activities in the project.
  • Increase health facilities demand for quality information, methods, and tools and facilitation of information use in decision making.
  • Support CHAK central data repository systems.


  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, Information technology, software engineering or related field or relevant experience.
  • Knowledge of computer hardware, software, and programming.
  • Experience with SQL statistical analysis programs such as SAS, R or STATA.
  • Any programming language PL/SQL, python (an added advantage).
  • Skills in the use of web analytics tools (Google Analytics, Web trends etc.) is highly desirable.
  • Familiarity with relational databases (schemas, design) and XML is highly desirable.
  • At least two years’ demonstrated experience including developing and designing data sets, indicators, data elements and designing custom data entry screens for DHIS2.
  • Experience in developing health information systems, databases and reports.
  • Understanding of popular tools currently in the health sector such as ODK, REDcap is an added advantage.
  • Self-driven, innovative, a team player with strong interpersonal skills.