Project Coordinator – Strategic Information: ICAP


Deadline: 4pm 25 November 2016

ICAP at Columbia University works in partnership with the Ministry of Health and Child Care (MOHCC) in Zimbabwe to support the implementation of high-quality comprehensive HIV Prevention, Care and Treatment Programmes.

Under the direction of the Project Manager – Strategic Information (SI), the Project Coordinator – SI will provide technical support on strategic information, surveillance, evaluation, implementation science, monitoring and evaluation (M&E) activities, and knowledge management for this project. S/he will liaise closely with the ICAP in New York SI Unit and other technical and programmatic staff in New York.

Major responsibilities
The roles and responsibilities for the Project Coordinator-SI shall include, but are not limited to the following: Support development of both electronic and paper-based data collection tools including database development; Support the development of protocols, standard operating procedures, questionnaires, and other documents needed for the project; Oversee or conduct directly the collection, management, and analysis of data; Contribute to creation of project performance reports; Represent ICAP at different meetings as needed; Support documentation and dissemination of lessons learnt from the implementation of the ICAP SI project in Zimbabwe.

Education
Master’s degree or equivalent in Monitoring and Evaluation, Epidemiology, Biostatistics, Public Health, Population Studies, or related field.

Experience, skills and minimum qualifications
5+ years relevant experience with reputable international organizations in the design, implementation and management of health SI systems – HIV/AIDS experience preferred; Experience conducting surveillance and surveys and developing and implementing evaluation projects, including developing protocols, standard operating procedures, and questionnaires and collecting data; Strong quantitative data management and analysis skills, including demonstrated experience with statistical analysis, using such programs as Epi info, Stella, SAS, SPSS & STATA; Experience conducting qualitative data collection (i.e., key informant interviews) and analyses using Computer Aided Qualitative Data Analysis Software packages such as Atlas/TI, preferred; Experience with electronic data collection tools, such as DHIS 2 and Survey CTO; Good written and verbal communications skills in English; ability to interact professionally in English; Strong organizational and project management skills

To apply
Note: The successful candidates will be employees of ICAP in Zimbabwe and subject to the local terms and conditions of employment, which include a competitive salary and benefits package. Please forward your resume or CV to: icap-jobs-zimbabwe@columbia.edu with the position applied for in the subject line.

Or you can deliver your application and CV to ICAP in Zimbabwe office located at 39 Lawson Avenue, Milton Park, Harare, Zimbabwe, with the position being applied for clearly stated. Deadline for application is 1600hrs on the 25th of November, 2016. Only those selected for interviews will be contacted.

ICAP is an equal opportunity employer and encourages female candidates to apply. ICAP does not discriminate against employees or applicants for employment on the basis of race, color, sex, gender, religion, creed, nationality and ethnic origin, age, citizenship, status as a perceived or actual victim of domestic violence, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, or any other legally protected status.

“These positions will be supported by funding from the President Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief through US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention under terms of grant NU2GGH001939-01-00 to ICAP at Columbia University”