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Job Title: Health Management Information Systems (HMIS) Officer  

Location: Enugu, Nigeria

Employer: Path2


•   S/he will manage the efforts to develop, implement, install and operate the Health Management Information System in the State.

•   Also, s/he will manage the enhancement and continuation of the development of the current HMIS system and the IT plan

•   S/he will act as a catalyst in the development and implementation of the sustainability plan to institutionalize the HMIS at the Enugu State Ministry of Health

•   The job holder will collaborate with other DFID SLPs and donor programmes in the state to support SMoH (State Ministry of Health) to develop, track and monitor indicators related to the Lagos State health sector and project performance.

•   Also, s/he will support the State Ministry of Health by providing input into the review of monthly, quarterly and annual reports, process data, and other information from projects for decision making.

•   S/he will provide technical assistance to key staff of the Ministry of Health to develop and operationalize the State’s data bank and HMIS.

•   S/he will liaise with other line ministries in the state, NGOs, DFID, and other SLPs to support the implementation of the State M&E strategy and efficient management of the HMIS to ensure data accuracy, security and legal and regulatory compliance with national and international regulations and laws.

•   S/he will evaluate the technical components of contracts with consultants, technical personnel and vendors of services and products related to HMlS.


•   Masters’ Degree (minimum) in Public Health or Management

•   At least 6 years of relevant work experience in Public Health and management and in the use of data for management

•   Experience with health data management preferred.

•   Clear understanding of the structure and function of the public health system in Nigeria.

•   Knowledge and past experience of working in an international development setting.

•   Professional fluency in oral and written English, and working knowledge of the local language desirable.

Deadline: 21st May, 2013.

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