NGR ORSS - Operational Research & Surveillance Specialist

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Posted: 06/08/2019 12:29
Start Date: Not Available
Salary: Competitive
Location: Nigeria
Level: Technical
Deadline: 14/08/2019 23:59
Hours: 40
Benefits: National
Job Type: Fixed Term

Malaria Consortium is recruiting for an Operational Research and Surveillance Specialist to join our team in the Abuja office of the SMC project.

The Operational Research Specialist will provide technical inputs into OR designs for SMC. S/he will lead in implementation, data management, reporting and dissemination of project key outcomes relating to OR, ensuring standards and quality in project activities. S/he will contribute to the development of SMC learning agenda, particularly in operational research, working closely with the other techncial experts in the project to maintain scientific soundness of activities  and protection of research participants.

The successful candidate will have:

  • A post-graduate degree in epidemiology, statistics or public health;
  • A minimum of 10-12 years post-qualification experience and 8-years working in research with an excellent understanding of operational research approaches;
  • Demonstrable knowledge and ability to design and implement research studies, including design of quantitative and quantitative data collection tools;
  • Familiarity with Health Management Information Systems (HMIS) in low and middle income countries e.g DHIS2
  • Good qualitiative and quantitative data analysis skills;
  • Previous public health sector experience in sub-saharan African countries;

Please be informed that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interview and follow-on feedback.

To view the full job description please click here.

Due to the nature of this role we will be reviewing applications on an ongoing basis and the role might be filled and closed before the closing date. Early applications are encouraged.

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