Senior Information Management Officer Job at UNHCR

  • Full Time
  • Nairobi, Kenya
  • Applications have closed

Website United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR)

The UNHCR has published a job vacancy announcement on 17th April 2022 for qualified Kenyans to fill in the vacant post of Senior Information Management Officer to be based in Nairobi, Kenya.

Recruiter United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR)
Position Senior Information Management Officer
Location Nairobi, Kenya
Country Kenya
Total Vacant Post N/A
Qualification Undergraduate Degree
Experience Required Minimum Nine years
Application Deadline 21st April 2022

UNHCR Job Vacancy 2022

Job Duties:

  • Lead and/or support the relevant data and information management team and activities.
  • Design or contribute to the development and implementation of information management strategies and systems.
  • Communicate the status, value, and importance of data and information.
  • Provide support to development and compliance with standard, norms and policies related to data and information management.
  • Support the collection, storage, management and protection of data by global, regional and country offices.
  • Support consolidation of data systems, including the interoperability of operational data and systems.
  • Ensure consistency of data and results for country, global and regional analysis.
  • Identify risks and opportunities based on insights derived from data.
  • Liaise with HQ/regional/country, external and internal partners on data and information management efforts and mechanisms, including OCHA, IOM, WFP, UNICEF and national and regional institutions.
  • Lead or take part the relevant information and data (internal and external) on refugee and related issues.
  • Improve data quality through field support, capacity building, monitoring and feedback.
  • Ensure and promote data security, data protection and responsible data-sharing.
  • Support data management activities such as surveys, secondary data reviews, targeting and vulnerability assessments, indicator definition, population data, profiling, analysis, GIS, data visualisation, maps, official statistics and other data and information management activities.
  • Support the analysis of primary and secondary data for interpretation and evidence-informed decision making.
  • Monitor the quality of data and information management activities in country and regional offices for integrity, veracity, reliability and credibility as well as compliance with standards and norms.
  • Analyse needs and capacities for data management activities and provide recommendations for meeting gaps.
  • Provide training support to regional offices and operations.
  • Support assessments and situational analysis process with analytical frameworks, data collection, and analysis (standards, methodologies).
  • Support planning process (standards, methodologies) quality assurance and technical advice on Theories of Change and indicators, as well as with data management and analysis methods.
  • Support monitoring by providing quality assurance and technical advice to the monitoring methodologies, data collection and analysis.
  • Review and assess country or region-specific data systems and needs, recommend and support accordingly.

Position in Organization:

  • Job Title: Senior Information Management Officer
  • Job ID: 35175
  • Location: Nairobi (RB), Kenya
  • Hardship Level: B
  • Family Location Type: Family
  • Salary Grade: P4


  • Undergraduate Degree.


  • 9 years Relevant Experience.

How to Apply UNHCR Senior Information Management Officer Jobs 2022

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The Closing Date: 21st April 2022.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.