Deadline: 19 October 2021
United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund (UNICEF) is currently seeking applications from eligible applicants for the post of Information Management Officer in Monrovia, Liberia.
UNICEF works for a world in which every child has a fair chance in life.
Key Jobs Responsibilities
The Information Management Officer will perform the following functions:
- Report to the CSD Section and respond to the Health, Nutrition and WASH sector members need for information, work closely with national IM counterparts.
- Data Consolidation, Analysis, Reporting and Utilization:
- Provide direct technical support to government counterparts, working closely with UNICEF CSD programme specialists and other partners in consolidating, tracking monthly/quarterly reports through existing platforms – health facilities, communities, schools etc and through implementing partners and assist in the analysis of the data for utilization.
- Capacity Building of relevant CSD staff, Government Counterparts and Partners:
- Support an assessment of capacity gaps in the current information system, products, materials, and tools to identify bottlenecks and implement an improvement plan.
- Evidence-based Planning and Coordination for Nutrition, Health, and WASH Programs:
- Coordinate with departments to ensure relevant indicators are integrated into HMIS system and ensure child tracking systems areas are standardized and incorporated in BPHS and EPHS.
- Innovations, Knowledge Management Research and Surveys:
- Participate in technical and planning discussions on key nutrition surveys, surveillance, and assessments with stakeholders.
- Ensure data analysis is used regularly in coordination forums and working groups
Applicants must have:
- University Degree in Public Health/Health, Economics or Information Management/Information Systems.
- Minimum 2 year’s progressively responsible experience in information management, statistics, database development or related field in Public Health and Nutrition.
- Experience both at the national and international level in large organizations with dispersed operations and/or in the public and private sector preferred.
- Demonstrate strong experience and skills in GIS and spatial analysis.
- Experience with Liberian populations or similar development/programming context would be an asset.
- Prior experience with UN and other international organizations and exposure to UNICEF’s work.
- Fluency in English, knowledge of the local working language of the duty station is an aset, abiit to provide technically sound, well-written reports in English.
How to Apply
Applicants must submit their applications through online process.
For more information, visit UNICEF.