Technical & Program Quality at MGIT

Job Summary
Maryland Global Initiatives Tanzania (MGIT) is looking for a qualified and dynamic Technical & Program Quality Advisor to work with local implementing partners and RHMTs to monitor quality improvement activities to improve health care services around HIV/AIDS by initiating QI interventions to address gaps within the REACH  project .
Minimum Qualification : Bachelor
Experience Level : Mid level
Experience Length : 3 years

Job Description
Position – Technical & Program Quality Advisor 
Location – Dar es Salaam with frequent travels within Tanzania
Reporting Associate Director-Program Quality & Special Projects

Key Activities :

  • Under the leadership of STA- PQ&BD , will assist in the development and implementation of systems , policies , and procedures for the identification , collection , and analysis of performance measurement data .
  • Work with the STA to Analyze , update , and modify standard operating procedures and processes to continually improve QI services/operations .
  • Provide TA to R/CHMTs and selected facility CQI teams with overall responsibility for providing support for clinical quality improvement initiatives .
  • Take leadership in the monitoring of quality improvement activities at the facility and partner level to improve & institutionalize quality improvement interventions
  • Collects and summarizes performance data , identifies opportunities for improvement , and presents findings quarterly to the organizations (RHMTs and LIP)
  • Facilitates training for site quality improvement teams as directed by the STA- PQ& BD
  • Evaluate the impact of training activities and share recommendations
  • Maintains thorough documentation of activities and deliverables
  • Will be involved in establishing a framework through which continued mentorship to CHMTs and facilities can take place
  • Involved in setting up monitoring and evaluation of the CQI activities conducted by RHMTs , LIP & Selected facilities
  • Collects monthly report from supported regions and provides guidance , submits to STA-PQ& BD and provides recommendations related to tracked indicators and outcomes

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Required Qualifications , Experience , and Skills

  • Reputable first degree in Nursing , Medicine , epidemiology or related field
  • Masters in Public Health , public administration , Epidemiology , social science or improvement science will be an added advantage .
  • At least 3-year CQI experience in resource-limited health care delivery or administration ,
  • Demonstrated knowledge of synthesizing information and presentation , knowledge of evaluation designs in HIV programs
  • Experience working with PEPFAR funded projects , experience implementing QI projects .
  • Demonstrated knowledge in HIV is highly encouraged
  • Skills and knowledge in Microsoft Office Applications
  • Knowledge of analytical software such as SPSS and Epi Info is highly desired .
  • Demonstrated ability to apply evaluation data into clinical activities
  • Must be registered with the relevant regulatory body .
  • Experience working with PEPFAR supported programs . Also , experience working with RHMTs and CHMTs is invaluable
  • Advanced computer skills including MS Office .
  • Excellent interpersonal skills , sound judgment , communication skills , and ability to identify and resolve policy and operational constraints effectively .
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously , set priorities , and work independently .
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English & Swahili .

How to Apply
Please manually apply for this job using the details below :
If you are interested and meet the minimum requirements , please submit your cover letter and curriculum vitae of no more than 3-pages by the 23rd October 2019 to the Human Resources & Administration Manager , at TanzaniaHR@mgic.umaryland.edu

Please note that only short-listed candidates will be contacted .

To apply for this job email your details to TanzaniaHR@mgic.umaryland.edu