Posted on :
21 Jun, 2019
21 Jun, 2019
ICAP at Columbia University (ICAP) will be partnering with the National Department of Health of South Africa and other stakeholders to conduct a rapid evaluation study of a large-scale community health worker initiative. The evaluation study is funded by the U.S. President’s Emergency Fund for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) through the U.S. Centers for Disease Control (CDC).
The study will use both quantitative and qualitative methods including a structured survey, key informant interviews (KIIs), focus group discussions (FGDs), a structured health facility assessment, a knowledge, attitudes and practices (KAP) survey, and field-based observation of WBPHCOT teams.
Job Title: Data Monitoring Officer (OpCon)
Job Location: Pretoria, South Africa
Reports to: Evaluation Coordinator
Duration: 3 Months
Reporting to the Pretoria-based Evaluation Coordinator, the Data Monitoring Officer will support the data collection, management, and monitoring components of the project including: developing and implementing standard operating procedures (SOPs) for data collection and data quality assurance; developing and implementing study data monitoring plans; managing data collection tools and devices including tablet computers; and providing training, mentorship, and troubleshooting support to project staff on data collection procedures and use of tools. S/he will work closely with the Evaluation Coordinator to provide training and technical assistance to the data collection team to guarantee successful implementation of the project and adherence to project SOPs, as well as contribute to data cleaning and analysis.
Roles and responsibilities
Desired experience and qualification
Interested applicants should send their comprehensive CV’s and letter of motivation to [email protected] with the job title in the subject line on or before 27 June 2019
Application Deadline: Thursday, 27 June, 2019