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Interested in getting hands-on experience in Research & Project Management in development programmes?

And do you have an interest in international reproductive healthThen you might be who we are looking for.

We are looking for a volunteer Research and Project Management Officer (RPMO) to support the implementation and evaluation of menstrual cup research & projects in Uganda. The main tasks will involve research design, coordinating data collection and project management including community outreaches, training and advocacy.

Tasks:

The Research and Project Management Officer (RPMO) will work on:

  • Supporting research proposal writing processes
  • Planning and supporting data collection and management, including programming of electronic data collection tools for a refugee menstrual health research project as well as several training projects with help and inputs from other WoMena team members
  • Training and assisting in the management of research assistants
  • Collating, analysing and interpreting research findings and M&E data for internal and external communication purposes
  • Supporting on project management activities related to a refugee menstrual health research project as well as other projects
  • Other tasks when needed

WoMena offers:

  • An opportunity to get strong hands-on experience with Monitoring & Evaluation and Communication within an interesting development settings
  • High level of responsibility and influence on your tasks
  • Experience in collaborating with local partner organizations and international organisations as well as our international network of volunteers and staff members
  • International network
  • A dedicated, friendly team and positive, dynamic working environment
  • Flexible hours, ability to work from home

Qualifications and skills/What we expect from you:

  • Graduate student or graduate volunteer with relevant academic background e.g. public health, international relations, development studies, social science or similar field.
  • Experience with qualitative and quantitative data collection and/or research, preferably in a developing country context.
  • Experience in electronic data collection methodologies and management
  • Experience with implementation of (development) projects & project management.
  • Strong analytical skills; report writing skills; information management, written/oral English and communication skills.
  • That you are creative, proactive and good at working independently, result- and solution-oriented, strong problem-solving skills, conscientious and efficient in meeting commitments, observing deadlines.
  • Experience in working/living in a development setting independently.
  • Positive, supportive team player, strong interpersonal skills and thrive on working in teams.

Practical details:

  • 6-12 months internship in Uganda between July–June 2017.
  • Volunteers are expected to cover their own travel, visa and living expenses, while WoMena will cover all project-related expenses

Kindly send your motivation letter and CV in English to info@womena.dk by 9th June 2017.

We look forward to receiving your application!

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