United States of America: Data Analyst

Organization: ICAP
Country: United States of America
Closing date: 30 Jun 2018

POSITION SUMMARY

Working under the general direction of the Lead Strategic Information Advisor for the global PHIA Project, the Strategic Information Advisor provides technical and managerial support to the data managers and analysts within the PHIA Analytics Team.

Grant Funded.

MAJOR ACCOUNTABILITIES

  • Prepare high quality, professional analytic outputs to stakeholders, in collaboration with PHIA Survey Analyst
  • Provide quality control review of analytic outputs to stakeholders, including survey monitoring reports, first and final release tables, and ad hoc analytic requests
  • Oversee systems and process improvement by enhancing knowledge management and workflow of the PHIA Analytics Team
  • Review and finalize data management and analytics related process standard operating procedures
  • Lead, collaborate with, and/or assist New York and in-country staff on development and preparation of PHIA abstracts, posters, presentations, and manuscripts
  • Periodically make visits to ICAP country offices for purposes of technical supervision and provision of technical assistance and support to ICAP teams in data management and analysis domains
  • Perform other related duties, as directed

EDUCATION

  • Bachelors Degree with and emphasis in Public Health, Epidemiology, Biostatistics, or related discipline preferred; or equivalent in education and experience, plus 4 years of related work experience at a mid-management level including the supervision of a staff of professional specialists.

MINIMUM REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS, EXPERIENCE, AND SKILLS

  • Advanced technical skills including demonstrated experience in statistical analyses, management of large and complex surveillance data sets, use and dissemination of public health data, and providing technical assistance in these areas
  • Demonstrated problem-solving skills and analytical capabilities
  • Excellent written and oral communications skills
  • Demonstrated experience working independently and in a team environment and with management of staff
  • Strong project management, organizational, and administrative skills
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office suite

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Knowledge and experience working in the field of HIV/AIDS
  • Master’s Degree in Public health, Epidemiology, Biostatistics, or related discipline required.
  • Experience with international development or public health programs
  • Experience working with U.S. government or other bilateral donors, especially CDC
  • Fluency in French, Portuguese, Russian or African dialect (preferred)

How to apply:

Interested candidates, please apply here –

https://jobs.columbia.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=168955

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