Job Requirements
Title Public Health Evaluation Advisor (EGPAF)
Role will contribute to capacity building through supervision, training and mentoring of junior evaluation staff, and will regularly communicate with local and US-based investigators on the progress of research, and conduct of research studies.
Category Health Care
Location Douala
Company cameroonjobs, Vacancies [ - - ] ( Posted on 07/09/2019, 04:45:50 PM)
Experience 5 to 7 Years
Educational Qualification Doctorate - Phd
Skills Experience
Salary - -
Career Level Mid Career (2+ years of experience)
Job Type Permanent
Job Status Full Time
 
Description
The Public Health Evaluation Advisor will work in the research department under the Associate Director of Public Health Evaluations to advance the Foundation’s goals of advancing research that enhances prevention, care and treatment of HIV in women, children and families. She/he is responsible for conducting all aspects of research including concept note development, study design, protocol development, study staff training, implementation, data management, data analysis and manuscript preparation. She/he will work in close collaboration with the Technical Services and Strategic Information and Evaluation teams in Cameroun, study sponsors, and technical staff at HQ to design and conduct research studies relevant to EGPAF program and technical needs and priorities.

The Advisor, under the supervision of the Director of Public Health Evaluations, will contribute to capacity building through supervision, training and mentoring of junior evaluation staff, and will regularly communicate with local and US-based investigators on the progress of research, and conduct of research studies.

Essential Duties Responsibilities

Develop evaluation protocols to assess key outcomes of EGPAF’s HIV prevention, care and treatment programs in Cameroun.
Draft and revise data collection tools, SOPs and other study related documents and coordinate the initial and periodic review of all study tools and SOPs.
Coordinate and administer program evaluation and assessment in accordance with approved protocols; including providing oversight and direct supervision of evaluation study staff training, data collection, data cleaning, storage and implementation of relevant SOPs.
Liaise with the Technical Advisory Team, and other EGPAF staff at evaluation sites to ensure identification of pertinent research questions, and successful implementation of the evaluations
Develop and maintain partnerships and networks with other District and Health Facility managers in EGPAF evaluation study districts/sites to ensure smooth project implementation.
Develop and maintain regular communication and collaboration with local and international investigators, the Cameroun Ministry of Health, and sponsor institutions, with the aim of providing timely updates to all relevant stakeholders
Periodically conduct internal evaluation study monitoring and auditing of evaluation study documentation to ensure compliance of the data collectors with the evaluation protocol, SOPs and regulatory requirements
Participate in capacity building by mentoring and teaching other junior staff important aspects of research and evaluations, including development of staff skills on writing research protocols, abstracts and manuscripts for publication
Review, analyze, and interpret evaluation data and disseminate findings through publication in international journals, and presentation of abstracts in national and international scientific meetings in line with EGPAF policies and donor requirements
Perform any other duties as may be assigned by the Associate Director of Public Health Evaluations

How to Apply



Qualified candidates should submit a CV and cover letter through the following link: https://chj.tbe.taleo.net/chj05/ats/careers/searchResults.jsp?org=PEDAIDScws=1

Screening of applications will be on a rolling basis. Please note that only shortlisted applicants meeting the above requirements will be contacted.
Applications are only acceptable through the above link.

This position is subject to donor funding.
 
 
 
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