Officer – Health Information System, Rohingya Response

Job ID: B02071901
No. of Vacancies: 01

The role:

This position is responsible for facilitating the evaluation of health services provided by SCI, including primary health units, reproductive health sites, and other additional components. The position holder will support on activities which primarily provide routine assessments of the quality of SCI services through beneficiaries and community members. This includes ensuring the daily data entry, analysis, identify gaps, relevance of surveys, checklists, assessments, monitoring the operational execution of such activities, and validating qualitative and quantitative data quality standards. These activities may be performed for baseline measurements and throughout the duration of the response, encompassing monitoring, evaluation, and accountability activities in order to inform programme learning opportunities and identify service gaps.

Qualifications and experience:

  • At least 02 years of work experience in a relevant area of work. Public Health or Clinical experience will be an advantage;
  • Experience with KoBo Toolbox, ODK, or similar tablet based survey software;
  • Experience working in a health care setting with clinical teams;
  • Ability to work in a team, capable to work under pressure and be able to work in a sensitive manner;
  • Working with trustworthiness and integrity and has a clear commitment to Save the Children’s core values and humanitarian principles;
  • Ability to work under extreme circumstances, including stress, high security risks and harsh living conditions. Works and lives with a flexible, adaptable and resilient manner;
  • Awareness and sensitivity to gender and diversity;
  • Excellent communication skills in cross-cultural set ups;
  • Good communication skills in English and Bangla. Ability to communicate in Arakan Language is preferred;
  • Excellent interpersonal communication skills;
  • Good analytical skills for qualitative and quantitative data;
  • Ability to set priorities and manage time;
  • Very good command on MS Office;
  • Knowledge of Bangla typing is preferred
  • Bachelor’s Degree, preferably in Social Sciences/Statistics/Demography or relevant discipline is preferred;
  • Any course related to evaluation, monitoring or relevant is preferred.

Contract length: Up to November 30, 2019 with possibility of extension depending on satisfactory performance and availability of funding.

Job Location: Cox’s Bazar

The Organization:

We employ approximately 25,000 people across the globe and work on the ground in over 100 countries to help children affected by crises, or those that need better healthcare, education and child protection. We also campaign and advocate at the highest levels to realise the right of children and to ensure their voices are heard.

We are working towards three breakthroughs in how the world treats children by 2030:

  • No child dies from preventable causes before their 5th birthday
  • All children learn from a quality basic education and that,
  • Violence against children is no longer tolerated

We know that great people make a great organization, and that our employees play a crucial role in helping us achieve our ambitions for children. We value our people and offer a meaningful and rewarding career, along with a collaborative and inclusive workplace where ambition, creativity, and integrity are highly valued.

Application Information:

We need to keep children safe so our selection process reflects our commitment to the protection of children from abuse.

If you are interested, send your CV and cover letter as a single document to   
(You must mention the Job ID# B02071901 in the subject line of your email)

Application deadline: July 15, 2019

Only short listed candidates will be contacted.
‘Save the Children promotes diversity in its workforce’
Eligible Female Candidates and Candidates form Cox’s Bazar are encouraged to apply.