IPAS International Job Vacancy: Research & Evaluation Advisor, Jakarta - Indonesian

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Ipas is a global nongovernmental organization dedicated to ending preventable deaths and disabilities from unsafe abortion. Abiding to the local regulations in each country, Ipas works to ensure that women can obtain safe, respectful and comprehensive reproductive health care, including comprehensive post abortion care with counseling and contraception to prevent future unintended pregnancies.
We are currently seeking qualified candidates for the position of Research & Evaluation (R&E) Advisor, in Jakarta, Indonesia.
The Research & Evaluation (R&E) Advisor will provides technical and managerial leadership and strategic direction for Ipas Indonesia’s research, monitoring and evaluation efforts and collaborating with the NC-based technical and program units to ensure high-quality processes and methodologies. Additionally, this position manages R&E team members in the country office and guarantees that best practices are implemented in all R&E activities. The R&E Advisor will ensure that data are shared and used by internal and external audiences through routine review of findings and through dissemination via national and international conferences and publications.
Responsibilities
  • Provide technical and managerial oversight of the implementation of R&E systems, including data collection, data management and documentation, and results reporting
  • Ensure quality control and consistency with Ipas global standards for R&E
  • Lead ongoing strategic review and use of R&E findings for program assessment and improvement
  • Support the development and implementation of in-country program monitoring system, to ensure achievements of milestones in good quality and timely implementation of the workplan
  • Contribute to document preparation for donors and other stakeholders, including data and narrative inputs
  • Lead the design, ethical approval, implementation, data analysis, reporting, and administrative support for operations/intervention research and evaluation to test program models
  • Train staff and consultants in R&E data collection and processing
  • Supervise Ipas Indonesia R&E staff, consultants and interns
  • Conduct dissemination of R&E findings, both internally and externally, including workshop organization, report preparation and contributing to peer-reviewed journal articles 
Requirements
  • Master’s degree by research in Maternal Health and FP or MPH
  • 8+ years of experience conducting monitoring, evaluation and research in reproductive health programs, preferably working in international organizations. 
  • 5+ years of experience supervising research and/or monitoring and evaluation teams. 
  • Experience in applying research findings to inform the design of community and health facility-based interventions. 
  • Strong quantitative skills, including demonstrated ability in the collection, management, analysis and presentation of quantitative data. 
  • Strong qualitative research experience. 
  • Demonstrated ability in word processing, spreadsheet (Excel), and statistical computer packages (Epi Info, Stata, SPSS, SAS). Experience with qualitative packages (Atlas.ti, NVivo) desired. 
  • Strong management skills, including experience in project administration, supervision of field staff, and communication among global and national staff and partners. 
  • Strong written and spoken communications skills in English and Bahasa Indonesia.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work successfully in a cross-cultural, team-based global environment.
How to apply
Application shall be sent by email to IndonesiaHR@ipas.org, and indicating the name of the position you are applying as the subject of the email.
Application shall include cover letter, CV and copy of educational certificates obtained.
Application shall be sent by 30 November 2017, at the latest.
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