Associate Intern in the Democratic Republic of the Congo
dedicated to improving the delivery of health services in the country
by | 14 October 2020
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JOB DESCRIPTION

About Acasus

We are a consultancy that drives major reforms in health and education around the world.
We work in teams to support senior government officials (typically at ministerial or prime-ministerial level) in driving rapid reforms.
 
Duration: 3 months (can be extended)
Engagement: Full-time
Employee type: Intern

Role​ in Brief 

Since 2018, Acasus has been supporting the reform of the health system in 26 provinces in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.

The goal of this project is to increase complete vaccination coverage by strengthening the leadership and management of the vaccination program.

The ​Challenge

Supporting the Acasus DRC team in carrying out their daily activities, among others:

  • Visiting companies to follow up contracts and doing the administrative part

  • Following up with the provinces and monitoring data-reporting, facilities, and equipment.

  • Establishing a management system for phones and sim cards to be distributed in the provinces

  • Helping to resolve any issues that arise

Requirement

The purpose of this internship is not only to support the Acasus team in the execution of its activities but also to train the consultant. For this, a successful candidate must demonstrate: 

  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in database management systems, statistics, public health, economics, etc.

  • Excellent problem-solving skills

  • Strong drive and motivation to learn

  • Strong teamwork skills and work ethic

  • Excellent communication and writing skills in French and English

  • Very good analytical skills

  • Good knowledge of using the internet and MS Office tools 

The ​Reward

  • Responsibility and autonomy

  • The opportunity to drive a truly impactful set of reforms

  • The chance to influence a dynamic, entrepreneurial company with a social mission

Apply now
 
 
 
Joining the team

All submissions uploaded after this date will be kept on file for future opportunities to join the team but may not be considered for current openings.


Next Steps

Join us in advancing technology for global impact. Apply now!

Acasus is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and thrive on inclusive employment based on merit, qualifications and business needs.

Joining the team

All submissions uploaded after this date will be kept on file for future opportunities to join the team but may not be considered for current openings.


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