Job Title: Internship Jobs (20 No Experience Job Opportunities)
Organisation: University Research Co., LLC (URC)
Project Name: USAID Strengthening Uganda’s Systems for Treating AIDS Nationally (SUSTAIN) Project
Duty Station: Jinja, Gulu, Arua, Fortportal, Soroti, Hoima, Kabale, Lira, Mbale, Moroto, Mubende and Kawolo, Uganda
University Research Co., LLC (URC) is a global company dedicated to improving the quality of health care, social services, and health education worldwide. With a non-profit affiliate, the Center for Human Services (CHS), URC manages projects in over 45 countries, including the United States.
About URC SUSTAIN Project:
University Research Co., LLC (URC) is implementing the USAID-funded Strengthening Uganda’s Systems for Treating AIDS Nationally (SUSTAIN) project. The project supports delivery of quality HIV prevention, treatment, care and laboratory services at selected regional referral and general hospitals.
Job Summary: The Interns will work closely with their mentors and SUSTAIN M&E specialists and during their internship, the objective is to: develop new talents in data management, M&E and biostatistics from the pool of brilliant young graduates that are fresh from the university, have no experience but are highly motivated and have a passion for these three fields. This will enhance the aim of building local capacity and shaping the future’s manpower especially in areas of; planning, programming, biostatistics, M&E, data management, data quality assurance, data analysis, reporting, and presentation of results through these young graduates interested in developing their career in these three fields where they will be trained, mentored and groomed for the same. The Interns will support each of the 12 USAID/ SUSTAIN Project supported hospitals across Uganda. These hospitals are: Arua, Fortportal, Gulu, Hoima, Jinja, Kabale, Lira, Mbale, Moroto, Mubende, Soroti Regional Referral Hospitals and Kawolo General Hospital.
Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
- The applicants for the USAID SUSTAIN Internship jobs must hold Bachelor’s degrees in Statistics, Bachelors in Quantitative economics or Bachelor’s in Computer science/IT.
- Potential applicants/candidates should have graduated not earlier than January 2015 S
- Excellent computer literacy skills i.e. Microsoft Office products (Word, Excel)
- Practical ability to use at least one statistical analysis software) is an added advantage.
NB: Applicants that still need to finish or qualify for a Degree should not apply.
How to Apply:
All suitably qualified and interested applicants should submit their cover letter, certificate of good conduct, curriculum vitae, copies of academic credentials and contact information for 3 professional references addressed to:
Human Resource & Administration Coordinator,
University Research Co., LLC – Centre for Human Services,
Plot 7 Ntinda View Crescent, Naguru
E-mail to: [email protected] (Not more than 3MB)
Deadline: 3rd February, 2017