The position is based at the DHS program at ICF International's metro-accessible office in Rockville, Maryland, USA.
The researcher may be required to travel to developing countries as needed (up to 25% of time).
ICF offers an excellent benefits package, an award winning talent development program, and fosters a highly skilled, energized and empowered workforce. ICF International is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer - M/F/D/V
To apply visit the ICF Career Center, and refer to Job Number 1400000010
Through a contract with the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), ICF Macro, an ICF International Company, implements The Demographic and Health Surveys (DHS) Program. The DHS program assists developing countries to implement household-based surveys in the areas of maternal and child health, family planning, HIV/AIDS, malaria, and nutrition and health facility assessment (Service Provision Assessment [SPA]) surveys, which are facility-based surveys designed to collect information on the preparedness of health facilities to provide quality services to clients. Currently, the DHS program employs some 65 staff consisting of demographers, sampling statisticians, data processing specialists, public health experts, data dissemination specialists, editors, and document production specialists. Please review the DHS program website at www.measuredhs.comto learn more about the DHS program and the measurement of biomarkers in surveys.
The DHS program seeks to fill a Biomarker Specialist position to support the program’s expanding biomarker portfolio. The position is based in our metro-accessible office in Rockville, MD.
ICF seeks to hire a Production Specialist to work on public health reports written by international experts as part of The DHS Program. The person hired will be based in our metro-accessible office in Rockville, MD, and reports to the Senior Editor of The DHS Program.
The person in this position will be responsible for formatting tables and text in Word for technical publications, such as the preliminary and final reports on the DHS survey findings. The intent is to produce the data in an appealing, easy-to-read and use format. He/she will ensure that specifications regarding font, footnotes, spacing, and headings will be observed in the formatting of the reports. Additional tasks include creating figures in Excel, integrating them with text and tables, and creating the table of contents, other front matter, and appendices. The report formatter will liaise with project staff responsible for drafting the reports.
Assist in the production of DHS Country Final Reports
ICF offers an excellent benefits package, an award winning talent development program, and fosters a highly skilled, energized and empowered workforce.
ICF is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity at all levels. (EEO/AA – Minorities/Females/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities)
To apply please visit the ICF Career Center and refer to Job Number 1400001856