APIN Jobs in Nigeria : Program Associate – Database Management
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- Company: AiDS Prevention Initiative in Nigeria (APIN)
- Location: Jos, Plateau, Nigeria
- State: Plateau Jobs
- Job type: Full-Time
- Job category: NGO Jobs in Nigeria
APIN Public Health Initiatives is a non-governmental donor-funded organization dedicated to the prevention, treatment, care and support of diseases of public health importance in Nigeria, including HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria, among others. Since 2001, we have worked closely with key stakeholders to reduce the burden and mitigate the impact of those diseases through cutting edge, innovative & sustainable approaches.
We are seeking qualified and suitable candidates to assume the vacant position below:
Job Title: Program Associate – Database Management
- To provide hands-on support to the management of the program’s database at both the office and sites level in conjunction with the Program Officer- Database Management.
- Assist in setting up and maintaining the data management systems at the APIN supported facilities in the state
- Support data cleaning activities at APIN supported facilities in the state.
- Analyze and summarize sites’ error logs on a monthly basis, highlighting emergent technical assistance needs as well as work closely with supervisor to plan relevant trainings for sites’ support staff as required.
- Conduct routine data quality audit at APIN supported facilities in the state.
- Provide feedbacks for review of Data Management Standard Operating Procedures and Site Assessment Tools.
- Provide online and on-site technical support to program sites in Oyo state on data management issues, including data cleaning, analysis and reporting.
- Carry out periodic visits to the program sites in the state.
- Manage, maintain and forecast the utilization of Harmonized National Data Collection Tools for APIN supported facilities in the state using an inventory database.
- Support Primary Health Centers in the state to perform data entry into DHIS platform.
- Generate, collate, analyze and present summary reports to the State Team using provided framework.
- Participate in joint bi-annual data quality audits in collaboration with the Abuja Office team
- Perform any other official task as may be assigned by supervisor or Management
Qualifications and Experience
- A B.Sc. degree or HND in Computer Science or Information Technology and a minimum of two (2) years cognate experience in database management in an NGO or donor-funded environment.
Application Closing Date
9th December, 2016.
How to ApplyInterested and qualified candidates should send their application letters and CV's to: email@example.com stating how their skills, knowledge and experience make them suitable, and addressing the person specifications highlighted above for each position. Note
- The suitability statement should not exceed a page and must appear on the first page of the CV, which must be saved in Microsoft Word and as applicant’s full name.
- Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
- APIN offers very competitive terms of employment and is an equal opportunity employer. Women who are qualified for the positions are therefore encouraged to apply.