Project Overview and Role:
Primary Duties and Responsibilities:
The FCT Data Analyst is responsible for monitoring, analyzing, and reporting HMIS data.
Analyzes and troubleshoots HMIS user issues to implement a resolution or escalate the case to Pathways staff;
Provides ongoing training and technical assistance to HMIS users via email, phone, and webcast, and on site as appropriate;
Leads the development and implementation of data quality, management, and analysis plans;
Provides on-site data quality assessment of LGA, health facilities, and others by assisting with implementation planning, including data entry process improvement;
Prepares regular and ad-hoc reports, analysis, presentations, charts, graphs, and other documents as assigned;
Performs data quality checks and monitors for gaps.
Reports to FCT HMIS Specialist.
The Data Analyst will have some experience and up-to-date knowledge and skills in MIS and M&E for health systems and healthcare provision.
S/he must be familiar with the HMIS data context at the State level and working with health facilities and LGA for data collection, reporting and use.
S/he should have experience with USAID / International donor programs. Additional qualifications include: A Bachelor’s degree / HND in demography, statistics, information technology, public health information management or related field.
Minimum of 3 years of working with HMIS for public health.
Experience in using NHMIS Tools and DHIS2
Competency in MS Word and Excel. Experience using statistical software a plus.
Good oral and written communication skills
Experience in facilitation of training workshops and onsite mentoring of health workers
Fluent in English (written and oral communication) and Hausa.