Data Advisor - Pretoria, Gauteng 0001

Data Advisor - Pretoria, Gauteng 0001

Description: 

Venesco, LLC is a contractor on the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) International Technical, Operational, and Professional Support Services (ITOPSS) 3.0. We are searching for a Data Advisor to work in Pretoria, South Africa.

For this unique position, you will:

  • Provide technical assistance to identified Division of Global HIV and TB (DGHT) branches within CDC South Africa (CDC SA) to implement data integration and visualization best practices for high priority projects in accordance with South African Government (SAG) national guidelines and PEPFAR goals and principles
  • Assist identified CDC SA DGHT branch staff with understanding data needs, strengths and weaknesses and provide ongoing guidance and support for data utilization
  • Assist CDC SA DGHT branch staff with analysis and presentations for key office deliverables (for example, Country Operational Plan (COP), Partnership Framework Implementation Plan (PFIP) Management Committee Meetings)
  • Serve as the administrator of the District Profile web portal?a protected online database with dashboards of PEPFAR SA and National Department of Health (NDOH) data for measuring achievement and facilitating implementing partner management

In order to be considered the best applicant for this critical and important position, you must have the following qualifications:

  • Post graduate degree in public health
  • A minimum of five years of relevant public health experience in data management, monitoring and evaluation and HIV/AIDS program implementation
  • International experience working with Ministries/Departments of Health, a strong preference for prior work experience working with South Africa?s National Department of Health and their District Implementation Plan (DIP) program
  • Experience in analyzing data from PEPFAR information systems, including DATIM, Expenditure Analysis, and SIMS
  • Experience in conceiving and updating online portals for data visualization and dissemination

A few items that you must note?you must be in ONE OF THE FOLLOWING CATEGORIES:

  • a US citizen
  • a non-US citizen who has lived in the US for at least three of the last five years
  • an incumbent non-U.S. citizen contractor employee with current, valid security clearance for physical and logical access to CDC and embassy facilities and network.

We cannot accept third-country nationals without CDC clearances for this position unfortunately

Job Type: Full-time

Education:

  • Masters (Required)

Location:

  • Pretoria, Gauteng 0001 (Preferred)

5 hours ago
Experience Requirements: 
Not requirements
Date posted:
2019-07-12
Job Id: 
2248821