Terre des hommes (Tdh) Data Management Intern in Nairobi

Terre des hommes (Tdh) Data Management Intern in Nairobi


Context:

  • Terre des hommes (Tdh) is an international children’s rights humanitarian organization working in over 40 countries in the world in the area of health, protection and emergency programs.

  • In Kenya, Tdh works in Dadaab refugee camp and in Korogocho informal settlement in Nairobi.

  • Tdh with support from Swiss Solidarity is implementing a project in Korogocho whose objective is to strengthen individual, Family and community capacities to cope with and adapt to socio-economic impact of Covid 19.

    Main responsibilities:

  • Support in questionnaire testing using different tools such as Open data kit (ODK).

  • Support the creation of dashboard for different projects.

  • Support in data cleaning, analysis and reporting via SPSS and Excel software.

  • Support the EAL department in quality control of the data

  • Support data reporting and presentation processes.

  • Support the projects-data collection processes.

  • Support in database development for projects and data entry

  • Perform regular backups to ensure data preservation

  • Any other assigned duty given by the supervisor

    Abuse Prevention Policy – Operational Risk Management

  • Commit to respect Tdh Risk Management Policies including: Child Safeguarding Policy, Safety and Security Policy and Anti-Fraud/Corruption Policy, Whistle Blowing Policy

  • Commit to ensure the best implementation possible of the Tdh Risk Management Policies

  • Commit to inform supervisors and to deal with any cases, allegations, or possibility of transgression, even potential, of the Tdh Risk Management Policies.

    Security and child safety

  • Understands and applies security policies, Child Safeguarding Policy and fraud prevention policies.

    Staff employed to work in Tdh will be expected to have:

  • Professional conduct that reflects proper behavior in accordance with local culture and tradition.

  • Ensure the moral protection of the name of Terre des hommes and defend in all circumstance

  • Commits to observe discretion on any information related to the organization functioning and beneficiary related issues.

  • He/she will conduct his or her duties in respect of the Charter of Terre des hommes and the Tdh Child Protection Policy

    Professional
    skills / Qualifications required:


  • Degree in Applied Statistics with computing / computer science

  • Proven experience as a data management processes .

  • Excellent knowledge of data processing and analysis tools .

  • Familiarity with quantitative and qualitative collection methods in the humanitarian aid and development sector

  • Command of IT tools and experience in using databases

  • Ideally, experience with some or all of the following tools: Advanced Excel (including pivot tables), CPIMS, SPSS, ODK/KoBo tool box, Ona, etc.

    Competencies:

  • This position requires personal, social and leadership competencies (PSLC) and technical and methodological competencies (TMC)

    In particular:

  • Ability to communicate clearly and constructively on negative and positive points

  • Team spirit: ability to work closely with project teams and consultants

  • Analytical skills

  • Discipline, precision, transparency and intellectual honesty

  • Results-oriented focus and problem-solving abilities

  • Ability to learn from positive and negative experiences and capitalize on errors

  • Languages: Fluency in English and Kiswahili

    How to Apply:

  • Interested candidates who meet the criteria above are encouraged to send their applications letter and detailed CVs to

  • KEN.recruitment@tdh.ch.

  • Candidates are required to indicate the position title on the subject line of the email when applying.

  • Kindly note only applications sent to this email address will be considered.

  • Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

  • Locals and female candidates are encouraged to apply.

  • Closing date for the application of this position is 9th June 2021.

  • Tdh’s recruitment and selection procedures reflect our commitment to protect children’s rights, which includes the prevention of all forms of child abuse.

  • Tdh is an equal opportunity employer


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