Data Managers Jobs Kigoma and Pwani at Tanzania Health Promotion Support (THPS) | Deadline: October 12th 2018

Jobs Kigoma and Pwani at Tanzania Health Promotion Support (THPS)
Jobs Kigoma and Pwani at Tanzania Health Promotion Support (THPS)

Health Promotion Support (THPS) is an indigenous NGO established under
non governmental organization act No 24 of 2002 in 2011. THPS works in
partnership with the Ministries of Health Community Development Gender
Elderly and Children (MoHCDGEC) and Regional Administration and Local
Governments (PORALG) with a goal of ensuring accessible high quality
health care services to Tanzanians; through strengthening of health
systems for quality health services including comprehensive HIV/AIDS
Prevention, Care, Support and Treatment .

is currently seeking highly experienced, committed and motivated
Tanzanians to fill in the following positions for AFYA KWANZA HIV Care
and Treatment Program for its Headquarters office in Dar es Salaam and
Regional offices in Kigoma & Pwani:

Data Managers
Tanzania Health Promotion Support
Experience : 3.0 Year(s)
No. of Position : 2
: Ability to work independently, Fluent in English & Kiswahili,
Experience working with NGO’s and/or donor-funded programs, 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., Advanced skills in
Database programming, and analytical software an advantage

Job Opening date : 27-Sep-2018
Job closing date : 12-Oct-2018

Job Description
To provide technical support in implementing high-standard paper-based
and computer-based health facility record keeping systems for patient
record management of CTC / VCT/PICT/APSS/ Cervical Cancer Screening,
Nutrition and palliative care programs in support of the Ministry of
Health’s National AIDS Control Programme. To provide technical support
in data management for public health evaluations as needed. 

LOCATION: Kigoma & Pwani Regional Offices (with frequent field travel)
• 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

Qualification Required:
Bachelor of Science in Comp.Engineering & IT, Bachelor of Science
in Communication and Information System, Bachelor of Science with
Computer Science, Bachelor of science in HMIS 

How to apply:
Interested applicants should apply through THPS website (www.thps.or.tz)
using vacancy link located under career opportunities or by simply click the link at the end of this advert, attaching their
application cover letter one page maximum and CV four pages maximum by October 12th 2018 with a subject
line for example: TB / HIV Technical Advisor. 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.



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