EXPERIENCE: At least five years of experience working with international public health or development programs is required. This must include experience with survey methodology, data collection, analysis, and reporting.
JOB KNOWLEDGE: The following technical knowledge is required:
• Knowledge of survey methodology, data collection, analysis, and reporting, as well as an understanding of Health Management Information System (HMIS).
• Knowledge of M&E systems and current M&E issues working in resource and data poor environments, and ability to develop appropriate measurable targets.
• Knowledge of HIV in Cameroon.
• Knowledge of public health and HIV/AIDS programs.
• Ability to understand and apply PEPFAR policies, guidance and directives.
LANGUAGE: Fluency (speaking/reading/writing) in English and Good Working Knowledge (speaking/reading/writing) in French is required. This will be tested.
SKILLS AND ABILITIES: The following abilities and skills are required:
• Strong quantitative and analytical skills, ability to develop disease projections, and conduct target setting with measurable outcomes.
• Ability to analyze, organize, and interpret data and present findings in both oral and written form.
• Basic skill in the operation of computers and software program applications authorized for use (including ACCESS, Excel, PowerPoint, and Word). Skill with data analysis software available and applicable in Cameroon.
• Proven leadership, management, facilitation, coordination, interpersonal, and teamwork skills.
• Sound judgment, tact and diplomacy, and proven ability to work under pressure to meet tight deadlines or dates for special events and activities.
• Excellent communication skills in English, written and verbal, as well as the ability to communicate diplomatically. Must be able to communicate technical information clearly and effectively to both technical and non-technical colleagues.
EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY (EEO): The U.S. Mission provides equal opportunity and fair and equitable treatment in employment to all people without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, political affiliation, marital status, or sexual orientation.