Global Health Corps ,Program, Monitoring and Evaluation, and Research Fellow Jobs in Malawi

Closing date: 18 Jan 2017

Position Overview:

The Program, Monitoring and Evaluation, and Research Fellow will work hand-in-hand with the program, M&E, and research teams to achieve Baylor-Malawi’s mission and objectives. The fellow will provide te
chnical support to both the TSP and Tingathe programs by assisting in M&E reporting, data quality assurance measures, research project support, contribution to study reports, USAID reporting, analysis on program data, and other programmatic support. The fellow will play an integral role in the Baylor-Malawi team by providing support and technical experience to the Tingathe and TSP programs.

Responsibilities:

  • Assist with development of M&E tools, data collection methods, and data quality assurance measures
  • Assist with the implementation of the performance monitoring plan
  • Assist with providing reviews of regional M&E status and feedback on needs, trends, best practices, and priorities to help establish regional and global support
  • Assist with the completion of USAID M&E reporting requirements
  • Assist with implementation of study protocols around recruitment, data collection, and data quality audits
  • Assist with development of study tools
  • Perform literature reviews
  • Assist with data management and analysis
  • Assist with program activities including training and QI activities
  • Contribute to programmatic and study reports, publications, and presentations
  • Other duties as assigned

Desired Skills and Experience:

Items indicated with an asterisk (*) are required

  • Bachelor’s degree in epidemiology, statistics, public health, or related field*
    • Preferred: Master’s degree in epidemiology, statistics, public health, or related field
  • Experience with data management, including ability to manage, gather, clean, and analyze data and report findings*
  • Experience with Microsoft Excel (moderate to advanced)*
  • Experience with referring software (e.g. Endnote, Papers, Mendeley)*
  • Excellent written and oral communication, time management, and interpersonal skills*
  • Experience with STATA, SPSS, SAS, R, JMP, or other statistical software highly desirable
  • Prior experience performing literature reviews and with scientific writing
  • Ability to create monitoring and research tools
  • Ability to create M&E protocols and prior experience with research
  • Knowledge of HIV/AIDS, PEFPAR indicators, and reporting
  • Methodical, good attention to detail, and proven ability to meet deadlines with strong attention to consistency and quality
  • Ability to manage and complete numerous tasks with a high degree of organization
  • Ability to proactively identify and address issues and appropriately communicate these to project leadership
  • Ability to travel within country and internationally; willingness to travel up to 50% of the time
  • Hard-working and committed

How to apply:

To apply to this position click here: http://ghcorps.org/fellows/apply-to-be-a-fellow/application/