Post Date: 2012-08-03/Desired Course(s): Social Sciences, Statistics, Public Health/Application Deadline:/August 31, 2012/Experience: 5-7 yrs /Job Status: fulltime /Location:Abuja
The Population Council is an International, non-profit, non-governmental institution that seeks to improve thewell-being and reproductive health of current and future generations around the world and help achieve a humane, equitable and sustainable balance between people and resources. The Council's major program areas are HIV &AIDS, reproductive health and poverty, gender, and youth. The Council conducts biomedical, social science and public health research and helps build research capacities in developing countries. The Population Council works in collaboration with a broad range of Nigerian institutions. Due to expansion of its activities. the Council is seeking qualified individuals to fill the following positions:
Job Title: M&E Coordinator
The successful candidate will be responsible for Monitoring and Evaluation and Data Management of a comprehensive HIV Prevention and Care Project and other projects managed by Pc.
The Coordinator will manage the database for capturing and processing the data collected through the management information systems of the projects.
He/she will set up the database for data entry of service data from the field.
The Coordinator will carry out the data processing and analysis and generate the statistical tables, chart' and graphs for periodic project reports.
The ideal candidate must have:
Level of Education - A minimum of Masters in Social Sciences, Statistics, Public Health or any related area
Desired Number of Years of Prior Experience in a Similar Role - 5 years
Excellent Communication and Interpersonal Skill
Language Requirements- Excellent English language
Level of IT Expertise Required - Ability to use the following statistical packages-Epi Data, STATA, and SPSS.
Ability to travel within and outside Nigeria
Strong analytic and database skills including statistical analysis
Experience in implementing management information systems and field research is an added advantage.
Method of Application:
Qualified candidates should follow the instructions below:
1. Submit an application letter (stating your current salary and salary expectations) and resume below or to firstname.lastname@example.org
2. Clearly state the position title for which you are applying and your full names- starting with the surname first, then other names (e.g. Technical Advisor (MARPs) - BEN, Joshua Ekong) - in the subject area of the application.
3. All attachments must be in PDF format.
Population Council reserves the right to cancel the recruitment process at any time. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted. No phone calls, please.