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Job Title: Senior Knowledge Management, Data Demand, and Use (KM/DDU) Advisor, USAID/Zambi
Job Number:
Organization: Social Impact
Posted: 5/15/2018
Type: Full-Time
Classification: Public Health - General
Industry: Non Profit / NGO
Number of Openings: 1
Location: Lusaka,      Zambia
Position Description: Social Impact is a global development management consulting firm. We provide monitoring, evaluation, strategic planning, and capacity building services to advance development effectiveness. We work across all development sectors including democracy and governance, health and education, the environment, and economic growth. Since 1997 we have worked in over 100 countries for clients such as US government agencies, bilateral donors, multilateral development banks, foundations, and nonprofits.

Proposal Objective:

The upcoming five-year USAID/Zambia Evidence for Health contract is a monitoring and evaluation activity in Zambia focused on the health sector. The key objectives include the following:

Strengthen the national Health Management Information System (HMIS) owned and managed by the Government of Zambia’s (GRZ) Ministry of Health (MOH). Improve monitoring, evaluation, and research capacities within key government and non-governmental partners. Expand the evidence base for existing approaches to health programming in malaria, nutrition, family planning, maternal and child health, and HIV. Position Description:

SI is seeking a full-time Senior KM/DDU Advisor to provide programmatic guidance and technical assistance to strengthen knowledge management and data demand and use all levels in the public health sector in the USAID/Zambia Evidence for Health contract., Zambia. The Senior KM/DDU Advisor will serve as a core team member on a full-time basis throughout the five- year period of performance. This position will be based in Lusaka.


Responsible for identifying, managing, packaging, and disseminating key information to advance technical practice in the areas of HMIS, health research, and monitoring and evaluation. Develop appropriate strategies and tools for strengthening the use of HMIS data. Identify data needs at all levels and build capacity to implement tools and approaches through training and workshops. Facilitate the uptake of improved practices generated through the three objectives of this award. Focus on building national, provincial, district, and facility level, and use HMIS data for evidence-based programming in collaboration with a wide array of stakeholders.

Qualifications: Qualifications:

Master’s degree in Health Management Information Systems, IT, Database Management or related field required. At least eight years of experience in working with information systems management and design in the health field for USG-funded projects or other internationally funded programs. Demonstrated ability to plan and lead a world-class knowledge management strategy. Excellent presentation skills of technical data and information, including health research methods and statistical analysis, to non-technical audiences to support data-informed decision making, advocacy, and other activity objectives. Demonstrated experience in delivering engaging and innovative trainings on knowledge management and organizational learning. Demonstrated experience in serving as a knowledge management expert to guide and support USAID and the government of the Republic of Zambia.

Organization Description:

Closing Date: 8/15/2018
Desired Starting Date:
Contact Name: Kyndra Short,   Senior Knowledge Management, Data Demand, and Use (KM/DDU) Advisor, USAID/Zambi
Contact Location: 2300 clarendon blvd
Ste 1000
Arlington   VA  22201
United States
Contact Location: 2300 clarendon blvd
  Ste 1000
  Arlington   VA  22201
  United States
Contact Phone: 7034651884 
Contact Fax:
Contact Email:
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How to Apply: equisition.jsp?org=SOCIIMPA2&cws=1&rid=2102

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