Data Programmer Level 1, GHSC-PSM

Chemonics , United States
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Job Description

Chemonics seeks a Data Programmer Level 1, Supply Chain - Facility-level AIDS Commodity Tracking (SC-FACT). The position will provide support to the Global Health Supply Chain - Procurement Supply Management (GHSC-PSM) project to ensure effective HIV/AIDS commodity tracking in order to have a secured supply of the President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR)-approved products. Specifically, the Data Programmer Level 1 will provide data collection, data cleansing, processing and analysis in support of the SC-FACT initiative which focuses on data management for the GHSC-PSM Service Distribution Point (SDP) level stock data in 17 countries and more than 14,000 health facilities. The Data Programmer Level 1 will support data processing and analysis using open source tools such as Python, MS Excel and MS Excel Visual Basic (VBA). We are looking for individuals who have a passion for making a difference in the lives of people around the world.

Responsibilities include:

  • Contribute towards the development of a country-specific adaptation for the global data collection template
  • Support the monthly data collection and reporting process
  • Gain understanding of PEPFAR Treatment data systems such as Monitoring, Evaluation, and Reporting (MER) Indicators
  • Clean and prepare data for analysis
  • Carry out Geo-spatial analysis using Geographic Information System (GIS) tools
  • Assist in creating visualizations for interim and final results of analyses using VBA, PowerMap and Leaflet
  • Document data preparation and analysis methods for reproducible and repeatable processes
  • Conduct data analysis and produce presentations and documents
  • Respond to ad hoc requests from Field Offices, USAID/Washington and USAID/Missions
  • Perform other duties and responsibilities as required


  • Bachelor’s degree required preferably in job-relevant field
  • A minimum of 2 years of job-related experience in data management and/or data analytics
  • Ability to process large datasets using open source tools such as R, Python, MS Excel and MS Excel Visual Basic (VBA)
  • Python experience required.
  • Ability to analyze and develop data visualizations, and presentations to the client and other external stakeholders required
  • Experience with statistical such as SPSS, SAS, and R
  • Experience working in large data management in developing country settings desirable
  • Ability to work both independently and as part of a team required, with experience in an organization working across multiple teams highly preferred
  • Excellent interpersonal, written and oral communications skills
  • Experience working in a developing country context desirable
  • Advanced proficiency in excel, word processing, and presentation applications
  • Demonstrated leadership, versatility, and integrity
  • Fluency in English required
  • Working proficiency in French, Spanish and/or Portuguese desirable