Technical Officer, Strategic Information
FHI 360 (FHI 360)
Location: Vietnam
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Job Description

We are currently seeking a qualified, experienced, and highly motivated candidate for the position of Technical Officer, Strategic Information (TO, SI) for the Meeting Targets and Maintaining Epidemic Control (EpiC) project, based in Hochiminh city

Position Description:

The Technical Officer, Strategic Information is responsible for the technical implementation of program quality management (PQM), case-based surveillance (CBS) activities including health information system (HIS) of HIV program. Under the leadership by the Technical Coordinator, Strategic Information, TO, SI will help promote PQM and CBS activities in relevant provinces and sites. S/he will work with sites, provinces and other USAID implementing partners to develop, test, and support the implementation of customized PQM/CBS/HIS tools as appropriate. S/he will also responsible for data collection and data quality assurance for HIV/AIDS programs.

Key duties and responsibilities:

  • Support Program Quality Management (PQM), Case-based surveillance (CBS) and HIS activities, in USAID assigned provinces
  • Responsible to weekly, monthly, and quarterly data collection and data quality checks from database and report from sites
  • Responsible for conduct data quality assessments in all project supported sites
  • Support to maintain program dashboards and promote data use at all level including feedback to technical units and partners on data quality and program progress.
  • Support to conduct program-specific workshop/webcast/training and provide technical assistance (TA) to provinces/sites on M&E
  • Prepare monthly, quarterly, semi-annual and annual reports.
  • Contribute to Vietnam evidence base in public health and development.
  • Perform other relevant duties as requested

Experience and abilities for the position:

  • Bachelor’s degree in medicine, public health or related fields with at least two-year working experience. Master’s degree preferred
  • Experience in M&E activities including developing M&E guidelines and tools data collection, data analysis and presentation
  • Knowledge of M&E on HIV/AIDS project activities.
  • Computer proficiency in word processing, databases and spreadsheets with advance skills in at least three of the following programs: SPSS, Excel, Epi Info, Stata, SQL, and Power BI.
  • Ability to work well with all project staff, implementing agencies, GVN counterparts, donor agencies and the media communities.
  • Highly responsible, organized person with attention to details
  • Able to work under pressure; to meet deadlines
  • Fluency in oral and written English is an advantage;
  • Ability to travel as necessary

This job posting summarizes the main duties of the job. It neither prescribes nor restricts the exact tasks that may be assigned to carry out these duties. This document should not be construed in any way to represent a contract of employment. Management reserves the right to review and revise this document at any time.

FHI 360 is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer whereby we do not engage in practices that discriminate against any person employed or seeking employment based on race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national or ethnic origin, age, marital status, physical or mental disability, protected Veteran status, or any other characteristic protected under applicable law.

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About FHI 360

FHI 360 is an international nonprofit working to improve the health and well-being of people in the United States and around the world.

We partner with governments, the private sector and civil society to bring about positive social change and to provide lifesaving health care, quality education and opportunities for meaningful economic participation. We do this by using research and evidence to design and deliver innovative programs that change behaviors, increase access to services and improve lives. 

Our staff of more than 4,000 professionals work in more than 60 countries. Their diverse technical expertise and deep understanding of local conditions provide a 360-degree perspective that allows us to develop customized responses to the toughest human development challenges.