Jhpiego seeks a Health Information System (HIS) Advisor to provide technical leadership and project oversight in health information systems for an upcoming USAID-funded Health System Strengthening project. The project will operate over a five-year period.
The HIS Advisor will be responsible for the technical and methodological soundness of design, implementation, monitoring, and evaluation of HIS project activities. The HIS Advisor will provide technical assistance to the Liberia Ministry of Health and other National-level stakeholders (e.g., medical licensure and regulatory bodies) to strengthen national information systems including but not limited to the human resource information system (iHRIS), the health management information system (HMIS), and electronic logistics management information system (eLMIS) (if applicable). The Advisor will work hand-in-hand with stakeholders to improve the functionality, quality, and use of the various health information systems, in line with national strategic plans and policies. S/he will guide development of additional modules and/or system functionality, foster leadership and dissemination of HIS standards and guidelines, and train system managers and users. S/he will advise on interoperability of systems and data collection efforts to ensure consistency and availability of up-to-date information for decision-makers.
This position is contingent upon award from USAID. Liberian nationals are strongly encouraged to apply.