Overview

Operational Context:

Responsibilities:

- Operationalize country-specific common data standards and promote them with partners, including UNHCR data standards and the IASC Common Operational Datasets;
- Compile and aggregate information elements required to produce standardized information products and implement data/ information collection plans for baseline and context-specific data;
- Collect, collate and process information and perform data quality and consistency control;
- Produce summary statistics;
- Support the coordination of data collection teams;
- Support and leverage geographic data for map production and use in geographic information systems (GIS);
- Share UNHCR data with partner agencies and maintain Portal data and information in-line with agreed frequencies;
- Participate in Needs Assessment processes, specifically in data collection, processing/ collation and data exploration;
- Liaise with partners and represent UNHCR in meetings related to the functions;
- Make recommendations and provide advice on the technical information management requirements;
- Perform other job-related duties as required.

Required Qualifications:

- 3 years of relevant experience with high school diploma; or 2 years of relevant work experience with bachelor's degree or equivalent or higher;
- Certificates and/ or licences in Information Technology, Statistics, Social Sciences, HCR Operational Data Management Learning Program;
- Experience with handling confidential data and demonstrated understanding of different data collection methodologies is essential;
- Experience in web design and software development is an asset;
- Ability to formulate IM-related technical requirements and Operating Procedures is desired;
- IT skills, including knowledge of Microsoft Excel is essential;
- DM skills, including ArcGIS (Geographic Information System);
- MS skills including Statistics Analysis;
- For General Service jobs: knowledge of English and/ or UN working language of the duty station if not English language.
- Six core UNHCR competencies including Accountability, Communication, Organizational Awareness, Teamwork and Collaboration, Commitment to Continuous Learning, Client and Result Orientation, and may also require managerial competencies and/ or cross-functional competencies, including Analytical Thinking, Innovation and Creativity, Technological Awareness.