Vacancy Announcement: Project Management Specialist (Health Information Systems)

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The United States Embassy in Hanoi, Vietnam is seeking an eligible and qualified applicant for the position of Project Management Specialist (Health Information Systems) in its U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID).

      1. Vacancy Announcement No.: USAID-2021-01

      2. Opening Date: January 28, 2021

      3. CLOSING DATE: February 28, 2021, 17:00 Hanoi time

      4. AREA OF CONSIDERATION: All Interested candidates/All sources who are Cooperating Country National)

Cooperating country national (CCN) means an individual who is a cooperating country citizen, or a non-cooperating country citizen lawfully admitted for permanent residence in the cooperating country.

5. POINT OF CONTACT:

Quyen Hoang, Human Resources Specialist at qhoang@usaid.gov; Tel: +84-24-3850-5000 ; ext. 2763 ; and Loan Nguyen, Human Resources and Travel Assistant at loannguyen@usaid.gov; Tel: +84-24-3850-5000; at ext. 2673.

      6. POSITION TITLE: Project Management Specialist (Health Information Systems), VN-031

      7. MARKET VALUE/Salary (per annum): US$ 24,500.00 – US$ 36,739.00 (FSN-10)

Added by attractive allowances, cash and non-cash benefits, cash incentives according to U.S. Embassy Vietnam’s Local Compensation Plan.

      8. PERIOD OF PERFORMANCE/Length of the contract/ WORK SCHEDULE:  Definite term - five years / Monday through Friday (40 hours per week).

USAID expects the services under this contract to be continuing in nature for the contractor to perform under a series of sequential contracts, subject to the availability of fund.

     9. PLACE OF PERFORMANCE:

USAID/Vietnam, Office of Health, 6th floor, Tung Shing Building, No. 2 Ngo Quyen street, Hoan Kiem district, Hanoi, Vietnam

     10. SECURITY LEVEL REQUIRED:  Local Security Certification or Public Trust

     11. BACKGROUND INFORMATION OF THE POSITION

The Project Management Specialist (Health Information Systems) position is located in the Office of Health (OH), The United Agency for International Development (USAID), Mission Vietnam in Hanoi. This position will report to the Strategic Information (SI) Team Lead and will monitor, guide, and ensure the successful rolling out of our health information system (HIS) strategy and activity implementation. The incumbent will work with Health Information System (HIS) implementing mechanisms (IMs) related to public health response (PHR), case-based surveillance (CBS), and program quality monitoring (PQM) to coordinate the inter-relationship of their activities and US.CDC-supported activities.

The incumbent will support the Office of Health to monitor and assess HIS partners’ performance to ensure the optimization of their systems, processes, and technologies. S/he will act as a technical expert, addressing problems of systems integration, compatibility, HIV healthcare semantics, informatics, and multiple platforms. The incumbent will work with the national government, implementing partners (IPs), and clinical, community, and HIS partners to improve HIS integration and use at the site, provincial, and central level.

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Date 
Thursday, January 28, 2021 - 9:15pm

Last updated: January 27, 2021