Full-time Devex: Research Assistant Vacancy
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The Job : Research Assistant
Job Status: Full Time Job,Graduate/Exp
Devex is assisting an international consulting firm dedicated to development.
Promoting the Quality of Medicines (PQM) is a USAID-funded program aimed at strengthening medicines quality assurance systems to sustainably ensure the quality and safety of medical products and protect public health. This is accomplished by strengthening medicines quality assurance and quality control systems focusing on the production, distribution, and inspection of local and international pharmaceutical manufacturers.
Review of background documents and preparation work
Attend team planning meetings and in-brief with USAID
Support the development of the workplan and data collection tools, including pre-testing and revisions
Conduct information and data collection activities in Abuja and several zones for field data collection
Support translation of data collection tools and transcripts
Support administrative and support tasks as assigned to ensure smooth implementation of the evaluation
Support the development of the evaluation report, and preparation and presentation of preliminary findings
Support the conduct of exit brief and development of report outline
Support the development of the final evaluation report, in consideration and inclusion of USAID’s feedback
Evaluation work plan
Evaluation design (protocols)
In-briefing upon arrival in Abuja, mid-term updates, and final exit briefing
Draft evaluation report
Final evaluation report with final PowerPoint presentation according to specified template
At least five years’ experience working with the Nigerian health system, with basic familiarity on quality control of pharmaceutical products
Experience conducting surveys, key informant interviews and focus group discussions, both facilitating and note taking.
Strong technical/evaluation report writing and communication/presentation skills
Proficient and native-level fluency in English
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