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Data Analyst

Bhopal (India)

  • Organization: Jhpiego - Johns Hopkins Program for International Education in Gynecology and Obstetrics
  • Location: Bhopal (India)
  • Grade: Junior
  • Occupational Groups:
    • Communication and Public Information
    • Information Technology and Computer Science
    • Statistics
  • Closing Date: 2021-07-30

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Job id : 170268 Apply by: 30 Jul 2021 Relevant Sectors Communications, IT, Media, Knowledge Management, Editor Data Analyst

Based at Bhopal

Jhpiego is a nonprofit global health leader and Johns Hopkins University affiliate that is saving lives, improving health and transforming futures. We partner with governments, health experts and local communities to build the skills and systems that guarantee a healthier future for women and families. Jhpiego translates the best science and practice into moments of care that can mean the difference between life and death for women and families. Through our partnerships, we are revolutionizing health care for the world’s most disadvantaged and vulnerable people.

In India, Jhpiego works across various states in close collaboration with national and state governments, providing technical assistance in the areas of family planning, maternal and child health, strengthening human resources for health, and non-communicable diseases. These programs are funded by USAID, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, David & Lucile Packard Foundation, Children’s Investment Fund Foundation (CIFF), MSD for Mothers and others.

Jhpiego is hiring for the position of Data Analyst to be based at its Bhopal office. The Data Analyst will support Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) department by communicating and coordinating on a daily basis with the Jhpiego project teams at field offices. This position requires experience in coordinating health data management with stakeholders, mainly national and state governments. S/he should be able to manage multiple tasks and meet deadlines and have working knowledge of data analysis tools/softwares. This is a fixed term position for two years and reports to Advisor, MERL Bhopal

Responsibilities :

• Coordinate timely collection, collation, compilation and dissemination of data pertaining to assigned projects.
• Support project field offices in data management.
• Designing and maintaining data systems and databases; including fixing errors and other data-related problems.
• Mining data from primary and secondary sources, then reorganizing as per need.
• Create and maintain rich interactive visualizations for data interpretation and analysis, integrating various reporting components from multiple data sources.
• Verify accuracy of the data by performing periodic data quality checks; prepare and submit reports to the supervisor.
• Assist in data collection and conduct field visits for follow-up assessments as needed.
• Conduct/ support trainings of the data record reporters of the program facilities as needed.
• Perform other duties as assigned by the supervisor.


• Demonstrated ability to multitask.
• Attention to detail.
• Comfortable with working in a multicultural team.
• Ability to work in a diversified team as well as independently.
• Able to manage/ prioritize work from several sources. Ability to handle pressure of deadlines.
• Excellent organizational and logistics management skills.
• Ability to develop productive working relationships with other agencies, stakeholders and other organizations.
• Fluency in spoken and written English and Hindi.
• Willingness and flexibility to work on a wide range of tasks.
• Knowledge of public health settings.
• Ability and willingness to travel within the state.

Qualifications and Experience:

• Post-graduate diploma in computer science (PGDCA) or Master’s degree in computer (MSc/ MCA etc. is essential.
• Minimum 5 years of experience in compiling and analyzing Public Health Data at
State/National level.
• Working experience in development of Data Management Tools for Public Health Data is desired.
• Working experience with government data portals (HMIS, AB-HWC portal etc.) is desired.
• Working experience of Advance Excel with Macro Programming is desired.
• Understanding of reporting & data visualization tools such as Google Studio, PowerBI, Tableau etc. is desired.
• Experience of using statistical packages/softwares like SPSS, STATA, R/Python will be preferred.
• Those with knowledge of Microsoft Access, epicollect, DHIS or any open source software (ODKs) will be preferred.

Jhpiego offers highly dynamic and enabling work environment and provides competitive compensation based on experience and background. Interested candidates should submit their application at with a covering note.

Due to high volume of applications, only shortlisted applicants will receive a response from Jhpiego HR.
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