NGO Jobs in Nairobi, Kenya – PSI DHIS2 2019
Job Employment Kenya: NGO Jobs in Nairobi, Kenya – PSI DHIS2 2019
Job Description: Today Work Kenya
Job Vacancy: DHIS2
Community of Practice Communications Coordinator –
PSI Evidence and Innovations Hub
We’re Population Services
International (PSI), the world’s leading non-profit social marketing
organization. We work to make it easier for people in the developing world to
be healthy by providing access to products and services that range from
mosquito nets to HIV testing.
the world. It’s a diverse group of entrepreneurs and professionals with an
unusually wide range of backgrounds – from the medical industry to the music
business – all with unique skills we bring to the job.
Evidence and Innovations Hub are looking for a DHIS2 Community of Practice
Communications Coordinator to support the promotion of the recently born DHIS2
Community of Practice (CoP) (https://community.dhis2.org/).
and scope has propagated a huge pool of DHIS2 expertise around the world.
resources, communication, and connecting point for all DHIS2 implementers, and
users to connect and crowd-source issues with the global DHIS2 implementation
and development communities and core expert teams.
Coordinator will work with the University of Oslo and PSI’s Evidence and
Innovations Hub to:
Develop promotional strategy by
conducting an audience profiling and identifying messages and communication
Execute promotional strategy by
deploying promotional activities through promotional materials, appropriate
communication channels (including social media), conferences and events,
webinars and live discussions
Expand the pool of DHIS2 CoP members
by identifying and motivating relevant stakeholders and exploring onsite
enrolment of members where possible
Develop standard material package
that can be used at conferences, webinars (flyers, posters etc) and a welcome
package for new members
Evaluate the community’s growth rate
on a routine basis to identify blind spots and conduct course correction
Work with the Project lead in
compiling and disseminating monthly DHIS2 newsletters externally and internally
Promote use of DHIS2 Learning
Resources in the CoP at relevant Academies, workshops and forums
Coordinator should be passionate about leading projects which serve common
global goods like DHIS2, and should be dynamic enough to work, interact and
inspire a diverse group of DHIS2 users, like government staff, University of
Oslo, NGOs, private consultants, etc.
developer of the world leading Health Management Information System DHIS2, in
use in more than 60 countries to collect, manage and analyze data. PSI’s
Evidence and Innovations Hub is known for innovation, creativity, and its
commitment for achieving long-term results for better health outcomes.
individual with a passion in public health, willing and able to lead in a very
Great program management, writing and
Great people skills: working with a
wide range of stakeholders, relationships management and networking
Highly organized and a self-starter
Comfortable with concepts relevant to
public health, communications and knowledge management
Experience in public health,
communications and previous experience working with DHIS2 is a plus.
authorization for Kenya. PSI will not sponsor work permits
December 2019 with the possibility of extension
letter of interest and current Curriculum Vitae not later than April 30, 2019
to firstname.lastname@example.org. Subject: DHIS2 CoP Communications Coordinator
Population Services International (PSI), the world’s leading non-profit social
marketing organization. We work to make it easier for people in the developing
world to be healthy by providing access to products and services that range
from mosquito nets to HIV testing.
are over 9,000 “PSI’ers” around the world. It’s a motley group of entrepreneurs
and professionals with a diverse range of backgrounds all the way from the
medical industry to the music business, all with unique skills we bring to the
Innovations and Evidence Hub in Nairobi is looking for a DHIS2 Android App
Testing and Analytics Coordinator to manage the testing of PSI’s DHIS2 Android
Capture app and coordinate global deployment of release candidates across PSI’s
50 network member countries.
uses DHIS2 as an organizational-wide MIS, and is seeking to standardize
approaches to deploying the Android app globally through testing protocols,
utilization of mobile device management software, more responsive front-line
technical support, and better analytics for data captured in Android
Coordinate global testing and
deployment process for PSI’s DHIS2 Android app
Act as frontline user technical
support for country teams to rapidly troubleshoot, solve, and/or escalate
issues related to Android app deployment
Coordinate the deployment and license
management for mobile device management software
Develop user documentation and
training materials for posting on SharePoint
Develop DHIS2 and PowerBI dashboards
for mobile data capture
Conduct trainings and demonstrations
are looking for a highly ambitious individual with a passion in public health,
willing and able to learn by doing in a very demanding position.
particular, we are looking for;
1-3 years working on technology
implementation projects, especially mobile technology
1-2 years experience providing
frontline helpdesk support for a technology project
Experience conducting trainings on
technology (experience with virtual/remote trainings a plus)
Strong customer service mindset;
highly responsive and great interpersonal skills
Extremely strong attention to detail
Creative technical problem-solving
capabilities and ability to think ‘outside the box’
Great writing and communication
Capability to develop user training
materials and curricula
Experience with SharePoint
Experience with mobile device
Highly organized and a self-starter
Relevant Bachelor’s or Master’s
Degree (e.g., business, computer science, customer service, technology).
Experience in public health or
working for a development agency is a plus
Fluent in French, Portuguese, or
Experience with web design and/or
applicants must be based in Nairobi with permission to work.
will not provide work permits.
is a consultant position.
timeframe for the consultancy is one year with a possibility of extension.
applicants should submit a letter of interest and current Curriculum Vitae to
DHIS2 Android App Testing and Analytics Coordinator
are currently accepted on a rolling basis.
is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages applications from qualified
individuals regardless of actual or perceived race, religion, color, sex, age,
national origin, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, personal
appearance, matriculation, political affiliation, family status or
responsibilities, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, childbirth, related
medical conditions or breastfeeding, genetic information, amnesty, veteran,
special disabled veteran or uniform service member status or employment status.