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.
APIN Public Health Initiatives has been awarded a 5 year Grant by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to implement “Improving Comprehensive AIDS Response Enhanced for Sustainability” (iCARES) project, – a hybrid of facility and community based interventions, that will expand access to comprehensive HIV prevention, care and treatment services in 8 states of Benue, Ekiti, Lagos, Ogun, Ondo, Osun, Oyo and Plateau in Nigeria. The program, funded by US PEPFAR through CDC, aims to contribute to the UNAIDS 90-90-90 goal of HIV epidemic control in Nigeria.
We are seeking qualified and suitable candidates to assume the positions below:
Job Title: Program Associate – Database
Location: Oyo, Abuja, Benue, Plateau, Ekiti, Osun, Ondo, Ogun
Directorate: Strategic Information
To provide hands-on support to the management of the program’s database at both the office and sites level.
Carry out routine data cleaning activities
Analyze and summarize sites’ error logs on a monthly basis, highlighting emergent technical assistance needs as well as track sites’ usage and response to database error logs
Provide online and onsite technical assistance to data management teams at the program sites
Work closely with the Database team lead to ensure data are of acceptable quality and standard and carry out data quality assessments
Contribute to the regular review of data management standard operating procedures (SOP) and the sites assessment tools
Provide technical support to sites on data management issues, including data cleaning, analysis and reporting
Collaborate with the Database lead to extract data for periodic program reporting
Perform any other official task as may be assigned by supervisor or Management
RECOMMENDED TRAINING: Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) Skills Acquisition Training Programmes 2017
MIN REQUIRED EXPERIENCE:
Qualification and Experience
A B.Sc or HND in Computer Science or Information Technology and minimum of 2 years cognate experience in database management.
How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their applications to: email@example.com stating how their skills, knowledge and experience make them suitable, and addressing the person specifications highlighted above.
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.
The subject of the mail should be the job position and location being applied for, e.g. Job Title – Location.
Late applications will not be considered and only shortlisted candidates will be contacted
Application Deadline 25th October, 2017.