Vacancy Notice: Local Contractor For the Development of Immunization Surveillance System

An opportunity for a local contractor exits at  Pan American Health Organization/World Health Organization (PAHO/WHO) Guyana Country Office. The successful candidate Support the development of the DATABASE for Immunization (ESAVI) surveillance system. This programme in collaboration with the Expanded Programme of the Ministry of Health.

•    Postgraduate degree in Epidemiology, Public Health, or related area
•    Minimum experience of 5 years in management of events of interest and management of databases in surveillance 
•    Good interpersonal skills and ability to work independently as well as within interdisciplinary teams
•    Knowledge and experience in programming in STATA, R, Python or SAS for data management and analysis processes and other computer programmes
•    Demonstrated evidence of skills in critical analysis of quantitative data and good report writing.
•    Only nationals of Guyana currently residing in Guyana would be considered.

A very good knowledge of written and spoken English; knowledge of Spanish would be an asset.

This is a Consultancy for nationals of Guyana  and persons currently  residing in Guyana only.

Qualified candidates should send their applications along with a detailed Curriculum Vitae  via email ( pdf ) with signature cc to 

Closing date for the receipt of applications is 25 August 2022

Only shortlisted applicants will be acknowledged