Data Officer Job at Infectious Diseases Institute (IDI)

Infectious Diseases Institute, Kampala, Uganda
negotiable Expired 3 years ago
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The mission of the Infectious Diseases Institute (IDI) is to strengthen health systems in Africa, with a strong emphasis on infectious diseases through research and capacity development. IDI has six operational areas through which it works to achieve its mission: Prevention, Care and Treatment, Global Health Security, Training, Research, Laboratory services (including the CAPcertified IDI Core Lab) and Outreach.
Job Title : Data Officer (1 position)
Vacancy Code : DOX01
Classification : Full time
Reporting : Regional Data Manager

Key Responsibilities:
• Using the appropriate MoH tools (HMIS), capture SMC clients’ data as required and ensure that client charts and all related documents are filed securely at the end of each activity day as required.
• Abstract, in put clerical data into the relevant system using appropriate databases.
• Review data for accuracy and completeness.
• Participate in analysis and interpretation of data

Educational requirements
• Minimum requirement is a diploma in Information technology, information systems, computer science, statistics or any other relevant field.
• Two years working experience in data management in a health related field.

  Knowledge, Abilities and Skills:
• Computer knowledge and skills; Excel, Word, Power Point
• Knowledge of the Health Information Management System
• Ability to work in multidisciplinary teams.

Job Qualifications Requirements: Not Specified

Job Experience Requirements: Three years

Job application procedure
IDI will offer a competitive remuneration package to the successful candidate.
Candidates that know that they meet the above criteria and have what it takes to excel in the above position, please send their CVs, which should include details of email address, present position, current remuneration, Certificate/testimonials and address of three (3) Referees plus telephone contact to the stipulated email address not later than 28th, October 2019. (Email your application and CV to [email protected]  and let’s save the environment).
Key Notes:
1. IDI is an equal opportunity employer and does not charge a recruitment fee or any other fees at any stage of the recruitment process
2. Internal candidates who meet the required specifications and have worked with IDI for a period of at least one year will be given priority.
3. Make sure that your application letter, CV and certificates are attached
as one document
4. Indicate the Vacancy Code as the subject line of your email
5. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted
6. Any form of canvassing will lead to automatic disqualification.
The Senior Human Resource Manager
Infectious Diseases Institute – IDI Knowledge Centre,
Makerere University Main Campus
College of Health Sciences, Makerere University
P.O. Box 22418, Kampala, Uganda

Northern Region, Uganda, Arua


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