Johns Hopkins Center for Communication Programs Job Vacancies: Provincial Officer of Data Utilization in Four Provinces - Indonesian

The Johns Hopkins Center for Communication Programs (JHCCP), a not-for-profit human development organization, combines the science and art of strategic communication to help people around the world make better choice for themselves, their families and their communities.  Based in Baltimore, MD, USA, Johns Hopkins University is one of the largest Medical and Public Health schools in the United States.

Johns Hopkins University established CCP over 25 years ago to consolidate several health communication programs and focus attention on the central role of communication in health behavior change.  CCP is a part of Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health within the Department of Health, Behavior and Society.  The mission of CCP is to use its core strengths —strategic behavior change, knowledge management, advocacy, capacity building and research and evaluation— to achieve these goals.  We are currently seeking a qualified candidate for the position of Provincial Officer of Data Utilization in four provinces namely DKI Jakarta, North Sumatera, South Sulawesi and Central Java.

The Rapidly Expand Access to FP in Selected Districts in Indonesia (“My Choice”) project funded by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation is designed to contribute to the Government of Indonesia’s family planning goal to increase the nation’s mCPR (modern Contraceptive Prevalence Rate) by addressing barriers to supply and demand issues and creating a consumer-driven environment where every woman can choose and access the right method given her life stage in 11 selected districts through three components: demand-generation initiative, facility readiness, and supply chain management.  In collaboration with BKKBN (The National Family Planning Coordinating Board), the project will use a blended learning approach that combines formal and informal capacity to strengthen its capacity to lead Indonesia’s FP agenda to ensure that BKKBN can continue the important work of the project after it is completed.

  • Assist in the development of data utilization system for decision making that: 
    • Identify all of the relevant indicators needed
    • Identify how the data is integrated as unified data management
  • Liaise with the government at the province and district level as counterpart 
  • Provide training for data utilization and data dashboard for the government from district and provincial level, and mentoring for implementing the tool and data analyzing for decision making 
  • Coordinate with the leads from each component of PilihanKu Program at the province level to understand the indicators of each components use to monitor, and the data that the component collects.
  • Assist in coordinating and monitoring across the available components of the project to ensure effective monitoring of program implementation 
Minimum qualifications:
Bachelor or master’s degree in relevant discipline, preferably in public health or social science and a minimum of 3 years of experience on funded development program in an analytical, research or M&E role; Experience in conducting monitoring and evaluation on development programs, including using M&E data collection tools, data management and analysis; and, Experience in analyzing data and use this information to make decisions on how to adapt and improve program approaches to achieve desired program objectives
Interested candidates may submit CV/resume and application letter to by Wednesday – February 14, 2018.

Please notify the position applied and province area in the subject line.

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.