HJF Medical Research International Strategic Information Manager Jobs in Kenya

HJF Medical Research International Strategic Information Manager Jobs in Kenya

Job Details:

  • Henry Jackson Foundation for Medical Research International (HJF MRI) HIV Program-Kisumu West in collaboration with the USMRD-A, is seeking to fill the above position HJFMRI conducts HIV / AIDS vaccine and therapeutic research, and supports HIV prevention, care and treatment programs in Seme and Kisumu West Sub counties of Kisumu County

    Job Summary:

  • The incumbent is responsible to oversee strategic information (SI) and monitoring and evaluation (M&E) portfolio of Kisumu West (KW) program which entails three sub-partners and 25 facilities.

  • He ensures that all PEPFAR reporting and monitoring requirements are met to include MHRP Improving MHRP/HPT Performance Analytics Cohesion & Transparency (IMPACT) and Data for Accountability Transparency, and impact (DATIM), Electronic Medical Records (EMR), and Site Improvement through Monitoring System (SIMS) while providing support to the county and partners in ensuring that accurate and timely clata is entered into the DHIS2 anci ADT systems.

  • The incumbent works closely with facilities and partners to provide technical assistance and guidance for quality data entry and data analysis to inform program staff in key decision-making.

  • The incumbent coordinates closely with the SI PEPFAR HJFMRI and Si Directors to comply with PEPFAR and the International HIV Prevention and Treatment Department (IHPT) reporting demands. This position supervises one M&E staff. .

    Qualification and Skills Requirements:

    • Bachelor's Degree in Health Records/ Health Information/ Computer Science/ Computer Studies/Statistics or closely related degree from accredited institution of learning A Master's degree in Public Health. Epidemiology or related field will be an added advantage

    • 3-5 years’ experience working with PEPFAR data reporting. M&E or Strategic Information activities

    • Experience in supervision and oversight of staff to include capacity building

    • Certificate
    training in Monitoring and Evaluation

    • Strong working knowledge in MS Excel and MS Access is a MUST.

    • Must have working knowledge in DHIS2

    • Strong knowledge of the current EMR in Kenya,

    • Knowledge in MOH and PEPFAR Program reporting tools, indicators, etc. is imperative

    Additional Job Requirements

    • Training in and experience with quantitative data analysis software SPSS or STATA

    • Good understanding of Public Health issues particularly HIV/AIDS and TB.

    • Excellent knowledge of the Kenya Health structure-from national county to sub-county level

    • Excellent writing and analytical skills

    • Good communication and capacity building skills

    • Excellent leadership skills

    • Ability to work for long hours, multitask and prioritize work and time to meet deadlines

    Terms of Employment:

  • One-year contract renewable on annual basis subject to availability of funding. The first three months will be probation period.

    How to Apply

  • Submit a CV mandatory cover letter testimonials and list of references as attachments in a zipped folder with the applicant's name and sent to

  • nairobijobslogin@hjfmri.org by 19th February 2021. The email subject line should be "PEPFAR SI Manager''. Kindly include current and expected salary and your earliest date of availability on the cover letter
    HJFMRI is an equal opportunity employer. Only short listed candidates will be contacted

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