DHIS2 Consultant


Population Services International is recruiting a DHIS2 Consultant, to be based in Luanda, Angola.

  • Provide technical assistance in the design, configuration and implementation of DHIS2 as a tool for monitoring health indicators that respond to the needs of the HFA program
  • Evaluate the current DHIS2 pilot system developed by another organization in one province, and improve/expand/create the organizational units, tools for data collection, data entry, data flow creation, etc., in accordance with the program objectives
  • Link different forms of mobile data collection used by PSI Angola and other organizations to the DHIS2 system
  • Provide necessary training to personnel responsible for collecting and inserting data in different provinces and programs
  • Coordinate the migration of historical data collected through excel sheets or other electronic systems
  • Manage basic functions in DHIS2 including favorites, indicators, groups of indicators, reports, users, user groups, options, programs, organizational units, among others
  • Develop capacity of local employees to become DHIS2 local system administrators and to be able to give maintenance to the organizational units, manage users and electronic data collection cards
  • Create and implement data quality control templates and develop user manual
  • Train staff to periodically perform data auditing and data quality controls
  • Update the list of users
  • Manage sharing settings in DHIS2 for PSI Angola
  • Design dashboards for analysis and decision-making
  • Provide necessary training on dashboard interpretation to the personnel responsible for making decisions
  • Candidates must have at minimum a bachelor degree in computer science, public health, social sciences, or similar fields; Graduate degree is preferable
  • Minimum of 5 years of relevant experience
  • Proven experience in architecture, configuration and use of DHIS2 and other information management systems
  • Interpersonal skills to work in teams, especially with governmental entities and international organizations
  • Be familiar with mobile applications used in data collection for monitoring (mobile applications linked to DHIS2)
  • Compulsory computer skills (Microsoft Word, Excel, Access, GIS Arc and DHIS)
  • Speak and write in English and in Portuguese/Spanish
  • Analytical reasoning
  • Presentation skills
  • Planning and organization skills
  • Able to meet deadlines satisfactorily
  • Leadership
  • Only short listed applicants will be contacted
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  • Entidade PSI
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  • Publicado 15.08.2017
  • Expira 31.08.2017
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