Sightsavers recruts a Programme – Officer-Ascend

Contract: 18 Month Fixed Term Contract

Salary: Locat Terms and Conditions apply

Location: The role will be based at Sightsavers Country Officer in one of the following countries: Senegal (Dakar),  Benin (Cotonou) or Guinea Conakry.

The Programme Officer you will ensure the smooth delivery of integrated Neglected Tropical Diseases (NTD) activities in 13 countries as part of the Ascend West & Central Africa programme.

Accelerating the Sustainable Control and Elimination of Neglected Tropical Diseases (Ascend) is a high profile, high value, multi-partner programme significantly contributing to the control and elimination of five NTDs – onchocerciasis, lymphatic filariasis, trachoma, schistosomiasis and soil transmitted helminths – in 13 countries of west and central Africa. Sightsavers is the lead supplier for Ascend West & Central Africa and is responsible for its overall delivery of Ascend.

The Programme Officer for Ascend is a highly involved role, working across multiple countries and with a range of stakeholders and partners. Some responsibilities include:

  • Providing programme support and ensuring consistency across 13 West and Central Africa countries on the roll out of NTD activities, ensuring that programme delivery is in line with WHO NTD control/elimination guidelines and technical guidance on WASH and NTDs
  • Facilitate the deployment of technical assistance and capacity building support within the ASCEND structure
  • Supporting organisation and facilitation of technical workshops related to behaviour change and WASH coordination
  • Work with the Finance and Risk Team on agreements and contracts, due diligence reports, individual country and consolidated log frames
  • Ensure interventions uphold a commitment to gender, equity, social inclusion, value for money and sustainability
  • Keep up to date with relevant cross cutting issues and debates that may impact control/elimination of NTDs and WASH/SBCC interventions; Provide quick responses to emerging technical challenges by liaising with the Manager Implementation (WASH/SBCC), revising tools and protocols

As Programme Officer for Ascend, you will have:

Essential

  • A Degree in International Development, Public Health, International Relations, or equivalent experience
  • Experience of Project Management within NTDs as part of an International Development or Health INGO, or a relevant government programme
  • Experience of supporting an international, multi-partner programme
  • Experience of working with multiple stakeholders in a global team, ensuring differing concerns and priorities are effectively managed
  • Ability to communicate complex information practices, concepts and ideas to a non-technical audience
  • Experience of managing multiple tasks and work with multiple teams simultaneously within a matrix management system
  • Fluent English and French communication skills

Desirable

  • Master’s degree in International Development, Public Health, International Relations, or appropriate equivalent
  • Have experience of working on the Ascend project
  • Available for up to 6 weeks a year of international travel, Covid-19 restrictions permitting

This is a highly varied and involved role and the above is not an exhaustive list of duties requirements. For further information please refer to the Job Description.

To Apply

Please visit this link and note that applications must be written in English.

To apply, and for further details about the role, please follow the below link.Please be aware that you will be prompted to include your CV or Cover Letter, please ignore this. Only information included in the online application form will be considered.

Closing date: 8 November 2020

As an equal opportunities employer and a Disability Confident Level 3 employer, we actively encourage applications from all sections of the community. Qualified people living with a disability are particularly encouraged to apply.

Sightsavers is not willing to accept unsolicited agency CVs. Sightsavers is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited CVs.

ONGIS RECRUTE UNE STAGIAIRE

ONGIS est un cadre de concertation, de consultation et de représentation autour des intérêts communs aux ONG internationales agréées au Sénégal. Dans ce sens, son action est complémentaire des actions de ses membres ainsi que des réseaux et plateformes de la société civile déjà existants, en vue du raffermissement et du renforcement de la voix et de la présence de cette dernière dans ses interactions avec les acteurs de développement. ONGIS attache une importance capitale au renforcement des différentes composantes de la société civile et oeuvre dans le sens d’une complémentarité active pour la défense des intérêts bien compris des ONG en général.

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10 Global Digital Health Solutions for International Coronavirus Response

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Donors like USAIDDFIDWorld Bank, and Gates Foundation are asking, “What global digital health solutions are available for international COVID response,” that can be implemented by government health systems in low- and middle-income countries?

What NGOs need to do if coronavirus reaches Africa

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Title: Programme Officer (Neglected Tropical Diseases) Contract: 2 year fixed term contract Office location: Senegal Salary: Local Terms and Conditions apply

Sightsavers Senegal Country Office is excited to offer the opportunity for an NTDs
Programme Officer to join their team and provide strategic support to the Accelerate Project
to aid the elimination of Trachoma in Senegal.
As the NTDs Programme Officer you will take overall responsibility for coordinating district
and national level activities under the direction of the Programme Manager and Country

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Stagiaire : Assistant en plaidoyer et marketing digital

ONGIS recherche un/une stagiaire
Rôles & Responsabilités:
 Collecter et diffuser l’information pertinente aux membres et susciter de l’intérêt autour de cette dernière ;
 Maintenir une veille active sur les médias au Sénégal et dans la sous- région ;

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AVIS DE RECRUTEMENT Chef de projet ENSEMBLE et PASME 2

Sous la responsabilité de l’area manager du site de la Casamance, le Chef de projet contribue au sein du programme
Afrique Cap Ouest, à la mise en œuvre du mandat et de la stratégie à 10 ans d’Humanité & Inclusion. Il veille à
l’optimisation de la qualité et de l’impact des projets mis en œuvre dans au sein du programme, par le biais d’un
système de délégation avec des mécanismes de contrôle appropriés. Il partage avec tous les autres responsables HI
la charge d’une gestion saine et d’un bon fonctionnement de l’organisation globale, par le biais de changements de
paradigme.

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Avis de Recrutement Area Manager

Area manager/Responsable site
Lieu : Ziguinchor Domaine d’activité : Coordination Site
Type de contrat : CDD d’Un (1) an avec possibilité de
renouvellement avec CDI
Date de début de contrat souhaitée :01/03/2020
Rattachement Hiérarchique : Directrice Programme
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OFFRE D’EMPLOI: Finance Officer

LOCATION: Senegal, Dakar
PRACTICE AREA:
DATE DUE: December
REPORTS TO: Senior Finance and Administration Director
START DATE: ASAP

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des Etats-Unis pour le Développement International (USAID) et le département américain de l’Agriculture (USDA).
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OFFRE D’EMPLOI: Responsable Technique – ATLAS

Solthis est une ONG de santé mondiale dont l’objectif est d’améliorer la santé des populations dans les pays à ressources limitées. Nous agissons sur la prévention et l’accès à des soins de qualité en renforçant durablement les systèmes et services de santé des pays où nous intervenons. Notre action repose sur trois modes d’intervention : le renforcement des capacités, la recherche opérationnelle et le plaidoyer. Solthis est présent au Mali depuis plus de 10 ans mais a ouvert récemment des missions au Sénégal et en Côte d’Ivoire (2018).
Le projet ATLAS vise à réduire les nouvelles infections et la mortalité liée au VIH en améliorant l’accès à l’autotest VIH. Il est mis en oeuvre dans 3 pays d’Afrique de l’Ouest (Côte d’Ivoire, Mali, Sénégal) pour depuis juin 2018 pour une durée de 3,5 ans. Le projet est géré par un consortium
Solthis & IRD (Institut de Recherche pour le Développement), dont Solthis est le chef de file. L’IRD est en charge de la mise en oeuvre des activités d’évaluation et de recherche opérationnelle du projet.
L’équipe ATLAS Sénégal est basée à Dakar aux Mamelles dans les mêmes locaux que l’équipe de Coordination qui est aussi à Dakar.

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Data Visualisation Officer

Sightsavers is looking for a Data Visualisation Officer who is enthusiastic about data, is experienced in capacity building, health data and systems strengthening, and has excellent relationship-building skills.

Contract: 1 Year Fixed Term Contract
Salary: Local terms and conditions apply
Location: The role will be based at one of the following Sightsavers Offices: Senegal – Dakar, Kenya – Nairobi, Malawi- Lilongwe, Mozambique – Nampula, Zambia – Lusaka, Uganda – Kampala or Tanzania – Dar es Salaam.

Sightsavers is going through a digital transformation in utilising data for key decision making. The organisation is rolling out data analytics through the provision of Power BI reports to all key data users, as a central tenant of promoting a data driven culture. Data analytics is increasingly supporting the management, development and monitoring of programmes and projects throughout Sightsavers Portfolio. To help us continue this process of promoting a data driven culture within the organisation, we are recruiting for a Data Visualisation Officer.

As Data Visualisation Officer, you will work within the Data Analytics and Reporting Team to produce and maintain a suite of Power BI reports. You will support the adoption of data visualisation software into the normal working practices of Sightsavers staff internationally by providing training and capacity building and encouraging a strong culture for data use and visual analytics is at the heart of all our project work.

It is anticipated the position will involve some international travel of up to 8 weeks per year, if/when non-urgent international travel becomes feasible again.

Data Visualisation Officer responsibilities include:

Assessing stakeholders data visualisation needs and designing and building Power BI reports that provide data driven solutions.
Create Power BI reports for a wide range of organisational user groups with a focus on providing a strong, data focused, user experience that meet accessibility requirements.
Updating and maintaining Power BI reports, including new software updates and team-specific data sets and visualisations.
Capacity building and training of Sightsavers staff internationally on Power BI and data analytics.
As Data Visualisation Officer, you will have:

Essential

Undergraduate degree in international development, data science, statistics, or appropriate equivalent, or equivalent experience.
Proficiency in the use of Power BI, Tableau or other data visualisation software
Experience building and embedding data analytics tools into existing work practices.
Demonstrated experience of developing and implementing a training programme.
Experience working with and supporting staff on an international basis
Understanding of international development issues and a commitment to equality of opportunity for people with disabilities.
Demonstrated ability to communicate information, practices, and ideas to a non-technical audience.
An understanding of good data cleaning practices to prepare data sets for use in analytics software.
Proficiency in English language

Desirable

Master’s degree in international development, data science, statistics or appropriate equivalent, or equivalent experience.
Experience of working within the International Development or Public Health sector.
Experience of digital transformation, implementing new software/tools/working practices within an organisation.
Knowledge and experience of using SQL.
Proficiency in French language
Availability to travel internationally up to 8 weeks per year (Covid-19 restrictions permitting).

This is a highly varied and involved role and the above is not an exhaustive list of duties requirements.

For further information please refer to the Job Description. https://jobs.sightsavers.org/job/data-visualisation-officer-2/

Applications must be written in English.

When applying please be aware that you will be prompted to include your CV or Cover Letter, please ignore this. Only information included in the online application form will be considered.

As an equal opportunities employer and a Disability Confident Level 3 employer, we actively encourage applications from all sections of the community. Qualified people living with a disability are particularly encouraged to apply.

Sightsavers is not willing to accept unsolicited agency CVs. Sightsavers is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited CVs.

Closing Date: 15 November, 2020