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Global Implementation Solutions (GIS) program under US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Co-operative Agreement is advertising the following vacancies:


Global Implementation Solutions (GIS) Western Kenya program under US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Co-operative Agreement is advertising the following position:


Monitoring and Evaluation Officer GIS/02/2017

Location:                    Kisumu Office with some travel

Reporting to:             Deputy Director Programme Implementation



This position will have 50% travels to counties within the Western Region. You will be expected to implement the program M&E Plan and support counties to manage laboratory data for planning and decision-making. You will work closely with the county and sub-county laboratory coordinators and laboratory in-charges of the various facilities to ensure timely and accurate laboratory related reports to KEMSA, NASCOP and MOH as applicable.


  • Develop a comprehensive M&E plan.
  • Implementation of the M&E plan.
  • Provide technical support to the technical leads to monitor and evaluate project objectives, success indicators and targets through adhering to the established program SOW and Program Monitoring Plan (PMP).
  • Establishment and maintenance of project monitoring information system.
  • Designing and introduction of monitoring tools to technical leads and health facilities.
  • Identifying and formulating M&E findings, lessons learned and recommendations to be integrated into project planning, management decision-making and dissemination to various stakeholders.
  • Collection, analysis and reporting of project data on monthly, quarterly and annual basis.
  • Training of MoH laboratory personnel in collection, analysis and use of data in decision making.
  • Supporting technical and MOH personnel in analysis of data for presentation in meetings/conferences.
  • Present M&E findings to internal and external partners and stakeholders.
  • Support the MOH at facility and county level for timely reporting of lab project and commodity indicators in a quality and timely manner.
  • Ensure GIS timely compliance to various PEPFAR reporting including SAPR, APR, EA through DATIM and any other system.
  • Support establishment of laboratory information databases to support sample networking, testing, reporting and monitoring of service improvements.


  • Ability to contribute and implement organisational strategy.
  • Communication skills (Effective listening, effective questioning and positive communication skills. Excellent oral and written communication, fluency in English and Kiswahili.
  • Multi-tasking skills while maintaining high level of accuracy and attention to detail.
  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills.
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality.
  • Problem solving skills and initiative.
  • Courtesy and professionalism.
  • Ability to work under pressure.
  • Ability to display team Work.
  • Capacity to work with people at all levels in the organisation.
  • Excellent time management skills – Ability to plan and adhere to work time schedules.


·         A university degree in Information Technology, Statistics, Social Sciences or its equivalent.

·         Experience in monitoring and evaluating health related projects.

·         Experience in monitoring USG funded programs.

·         Knowledge of laboratory information systems and MOH HIMS, LIS and reporting systems.


Interested applicants should e-mail their applications, attaching a cover letter summarizing their relevance to the position and a detailed CV sent as one document via by C.O.B 20th October, 2017 stating the reference No. for the respective position.


Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.


GIS is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer.



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