United Nations Children's Fund Vacancies in Nigeria

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The world's largest provider of vaccines for developing countries, UNICEF supports child health and nutrition, good water and sanitation, quality basic education for all boys and girls, and the protection of children from violence, exploitation, and AIDS. UNICEF is funded entirely by the voluntary contributions of individuals, businesses, foundations and governments.

United Nations Children's Fund TA WASH Officer Vacancies in Nigeria

Responsibilities

  • Support the FMWR to streamline and harmonize systems for data and information management with clear guidelines for data collection and updates;
  • Support trainings and capacity development activities tailored at growing systems for continuous data update and information management;
  • Support the deployment of ICT in data collection and information management, including baseline data collection, surveys and routine updates;
  • Support the institutionalization of WASH National Outcome Routine Mapping (NORM) and facilitate continuous data update under NORM;
    Develop and mainstream mechanisms for data quality assurance and maintain high level of data integrity;
  • Compile and provide periodic update of sector indicators on dashboards and executive briefs and also put in place mechanism to ensure that sector data is up to date, readily available and
    accessible to decision makers;
  • Put in place mechanism to ensure that data and evidences generated are used in policy formulation, planning and budgeting, including provision of specific supports for the development of State Investment Plans;
  • Facilitate documentation and share best practices in data and information management to promote learning and upscale;
  • Interact with Government and other partners, NGOs, UN and bilateral agencies in the different stages of WASH programme/project implementation to follow up on agreements and recommendations;
  • Provide technical support and guidance on appropriate technical and institutional capacity building measures to achieve WASH programme goals;

    Requirements

    Qualifications, Experience and Competencies Required

    Education:

  • University Degree in Computer Sciences, Statistics, Social Sciences, Development Studies or any other related arm of study. S/he should have working experience in Programme design and implementation especially as it relates to data management and knowledge transfer.

    Experience:

  • Minimum of 2 years progressive experience working in the WASH sector and in supporting monitoring and ICT-based programme implementation;
  • At least 2 years of relevant experience in database management and software development.
    Language Proficiency:
  • Fluency in English (both written and spoken) are required.

    How to apply

  • Interested candidates should apply online by 27th July,2018


  • For more information and job application details, see; United Nations Children's Fund TA WASH Officer Vacancies in Nigeria




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