ABH Partners P.L.C Information Management Officer Jobs in Ethiopia

ABH Partners P.L.C Information Management Officer Jobs in Ethiopia


Job Description

About ABH

  • Founded in 2007, ABH Partners PLC is a leading consultancy and human resources sourcing management firm in Ethiopia with over eleven years of experience in supporting the implementation of development programs and projects.

  • ABH exists to fuel synergistic societal growth by harnessing local knowledge and international standard. Dedicated to the betterment of societal development, technical assistance and knowledge management, ABH has gained credibility and industry experience in the development sector in general and the public health sphere of Ethiopia in particular.

  • ABH focuses on knowledge management as the enabler and cross-cutting theme across its four major service lines or core competencies:

  • Consultancy, HR Sourcesing , Survey Management,

  • Training and Implementation of projects and programs

  • Based on a request from our client, UN organization, for Information Management Officer prominent Client, ABH would like to recruit a competent individual for the following position.

    Purpose of the Position

  • The Information Management Officer (IMO) will support the Ethiopia Health Cluster to develop and implement Health information system necessary for the collection, management, analysis, and dissemination of useful strategic information for decision making.

    Objectives of the program

  • The Health Cluster’s core commitment to data collection and analysis and the provision of Cluster information products for use in an emergency is a requirement for planning and producing the Health humanitarian response plan and implementation.

  • To ensure more effective and predictable support in preparing for, responding to, and recovering from natural disasters, conflict, food insecurity, epidemics, environmental, chemical, food and nuclear incidents, political or economic crises, and all other types of emergencies with public health consequences.

  • The Cluster works in support of and in close collaboration with the national and local Health authorities to lead a coordinated and effective Health sector response together with the national and international community.

  • The Cluster’s work aims to save lives, minimize adverse health effects and preserve dignity, with specific attention to vulnerable and marginalized populations.

    Summary of assigned duties

    The IMO will perform the following functions

  • Structure, populate and organize the Health Cluster database and coordination documents and manage data collection processes

  • Conduct statistical analysis on available Health data

  • Contribute to the Cluster’s situation analyses, needs analyses,
    response plans and strategic plans

  • Collaborate with partners, national staff and government officials to ensure data quality

  • Train and evaluate staff on health information systems for specific technical purposes

  • Train partners on Cluster related tools including the 5W matrix, data collection and reporting

  • With support from the Cluster coordinator, regularly produce and disseminate standard

  • Cluster information products including the monthly dashboard, bulletin, and 3W map

  • Track the performance of the Cluster’s HRP indicators and update the monthly dashboard and periodic/quarterly monitoring report

  • Perform geospatial analysis for maps and other reports such as dashboards and situation reports

  • Respond to both internal and external information request as guided by the Cluster coordinator

  • Perform any other duties as assigned by the supervisor

    Job Requirements

    Education Qualifications

    Essential

  • University degree in information management, computer science, or statistics

    Desirable

  • Master’s degree in information management, computer science, statistics, or Public Health
    Studies or experience-based knowledge information collection, analysis, and presentation

    Experience

  • At least 5 years’ experience in information management in humanitarian emergency situations, and particularly working in the Cluster system

  • Training staff, government counterparts, and partners in data-related topics

  • Experience in all phases of data systems from system design to dissemination

  • Conducting geospatial analysis and creating maps

  • Translating data needs into useful data visualizations

  • Balancing multiple demands simultaneously.

    Functional Knowledge and skills

  • Demonstrated knowledge of surveillance and monitoring systems as related to emergency response operations, complemented by skills in the field of Statistics and Epidemiology

  • Knowledge of Public Health and Health interventions

  • Excellent IT skills, including Microsoft Office, online data collection applications and statistical analysis packages like DHIS2, EWARS, and Kobo, and GIS mapping software

  • Excellent teamwork and communication.

  • Ability to meet tight deadlines.

  • Willingness to travel within South Sudan for project activities.

  • Ability to work effectively in a cross-cultural and multi-disciplinary environment, while implementing best practices

  • Ability to communicate and write in a clear and concise manner

  • Excellent negotiation and interpersonal skills complemented by the ability to motivate others and to promote consensus act, discretion, and diplomacy

  • Excellent written and spoken English required

    How to Apply

  • Qualified and interested applicants who fulfill the above requirements can submit their CV along with application letter through jobs@abhpartners.com by stating the position you are applying on the subject email

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