Job Details: Senior Manager of Monitoring & Evaluation- Ethiopia
Work Location: Ethiopia
Location Country: Ethiopia
Palladium is a global leader in the design, development and delivery of Positive Impact – the intentional creation of enduring social and economic value. We work with foundations, investors, governments, corporations, communities and civil society to formulate strategies and implement solutions that generate lasting social, environmental and financial benefits.
For the past 50 years, we have been making Positive Impact possible. With a team of more than 2,500 employees operating in 90 plus countries and a global network of more than 35,000 technical experts, Palladium has improved – and is committed to continuing to improve – economies, societies and most importantly, people’s lives.
Palladium is a child-safe organisation, and screens applicants for suitability to work with children. We also provide equal employment to all participants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, gender, age, disability, sexual orientation, veteran or marital status.
Project Overview and Role
The Senior M&E Manager will develop and implement strategies, approaches, and methods to ensure integration of health information sub-systems into one national health information system (e-HIS) that is adopted and owned by the government of Ethiopia. S/he will also work to improve functionality national health information sub-systems to generate high quality data and use for decision-making. S/he will work closely with other technical advisors to strengthen the capacity of national, sub-national, facility and community stakeholders, manage data collection, information systems, data quality, and to enhance community level capacity for data analysis and use, with the ultimate goal of improving county government systems. The Senior M&E Manager will work closely with the DCOP and COP to develop the work plan and provide timely and high-quality deliverables and reports.
Masters level of education in related field, e.g. MBA, MPH, or MSc (Informatics/Biostatistics/Biometry).
Appropriate technical and software skills necessary to conduct analyses of data, such as STATA, SPSS, ArcGIS, or equivalent.
Demonstrated experience working with governmental and non-governmental routine and non-routine health information systems in Ethiopia, understanding of the health system of Ethiopia
Fundamental understanding of interoperability, surveillance systems, eHealth architecture, governance, principles, processes and standards
At least 5 years of experience in management and implementation of USAID-funded or other donor-funded projects, involving health information system management and strengthening
Strong understanding and fluency in the field of information communication technology and innovation in technology for global health
Strong analytical and conceptual skills and the ability to think and plan strategically, ability to manage a culturally and linguistically diverse staff, consultants and counterparts
Applications Close Date 15 Sep 2018