Research & Assessment

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Mogadishu, Somalia - Frequent travels in country


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We are currently looking for a Research Manager to support our team in Somalia.

Under the management of the Country Coordinator, the Research Manager oversees the programs and staff within the Public Health Unit.

Within his/her Unit, the Research Manager leads the IMPACT team to achieve program excellence and ensure the highest level of impact and accountability, while ensuring compliance to IMPACT’s guidelines and standards.
As part of the country’s Senior Management team, she/he contributes to the development and implementation of IMPACT’s country strategy and promotes organizational vision and core values across the mission.

The Public Health unit currently implements the following research cycles (funded by BHA, FCDO and ECHO):

  • Real time monitoring framework to track excess mortality
  • Information Management Support to the WASH Cluster
  • Joint Market Monitoring Initiative (JMMI) and support to the Somali Cash Consortium (SCC)
  • Ad-hoc Sectoral work responsibilities

And contributes strongly to the Inter-Sectoral Unit by providing support on the following:

  • Multi Sector Needs Assessment (MSNA)
  • Humanitarian Situation Monitoring (HSM)
  • Detailed Site Assessment (DSA)

In his/her mission, the Research Manager will be hosted by ACTED and will fall under the direct responsibility and management of ACTED’s Country Director and his/her delegates for all Administrative, Security, Logistics and Finance issues. S/he will therefore fully abide by ACTED’s Security, HR, Administration and Logistics rules and regulations, and, in coordination with ACTED, will ensure IMPACT staff in his/her unit abide by them.


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