Grade Intern
Job ID 13-9736
Location Uganda-Kampala
# of Positions 1
Group/Office PHT
Dept/Unit GEN (General)
Project/Program A380 – Uganda UHSC
Application Due Date None
Reports To Technical Officer – Medicines Finance

The Pharmaceutical Financial Management (PFM) intern will work closely with the Technical Officer- Medicines Finance and UHSC District Support team. S/he will manage and update PFM data to ensure clean data is available for just in time analysis. This data will be used to assess the effectiveness and efficiency of PFM supervisions by Medicine Management Supervisors (MMS) on health facilities.

Specific Responsibilities

1. Perform validation to ensure completeness of the PFM assessment tools submitted by the supervisors.
2. Data entry of the PFM supervision tools in the PFM electronic database
3. Filing, storage and archiving of PFM supervision tools as per stated standard operating procedure.
4. Manage and maintain the PFM tracker for supervisions tools submitted
5. Compile a monthly report on the errors identified in the submitted PFM assessment tool.
6. Verification and processing payment of the submitted PFM assessment tools.

Qualifications and Experience

1. The applicant should hold a Degree in Economics, Statistics, Business Administration, and other related disciplines.
2. Must have computer skills particularly Microsoft suite package
3. Must have excellent organizational skills, Typing, Data Entry Skills, Attention to Detail, Confidentiality, Thoroughness, Decision Making, Independence, Analytical skills, Results Driven, Energy Level.

Background Information

Management Sciences for Health (MSH), a global health nonprofit organization, uses proven approaches developed over 40 years to help leaders, health managers, and communities in developing nations build stronger health systems for greater health impact. We work to save lives by closing the gap between knowledge and action in public health. Since its founding in 1971, MSH has worked in over 150 countries with policy makers, health professionals, and health care consumers to improve the quality, availability and affordability of health services. Working with governments, donors, non governmental organizations, the private sector, and health agencies, MSH responds to priority health problems such as HIV & AIDS; tuberculosis; malaria; maternal, newborn and child health; family planning and reproductive health; and chronic non-communicable diseases such as cancer, diabetes, and lung and heart disease. Through strengthening capacity, investing in health systems innovation, building the evidence base, and advocating for sound public health policy, MSH is committed to making a lasting difference in global health.

EEO Statement

Management Sciences for Health is an equal opportunity employer offering employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, citizenship, physical or mental disability, or veteran status.

Reports To

Technical Officer – Medicines Finance