Emergency Cash Transfers and Data and Information Management Job at UNICEF

  • Full Time
  • Nairobi, Kenya
  • Applications have closed

Website United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF)

The UNICEF has published a job vacancy announcement on 21st May 2022 for qualified Kenyans to fill in the vacant post of Emergency Cash Transfers and Data and Information Management to be based in Nairobi, Kenya.

Recruiter United Nations Children’s Fund
Position Consultancy Emergency Cash Transfers and Data and Information Management
Location Nairobi, Kenya
Country Kenya
Total Vacant Post N/A
Qualification Bachelor Degree
Experience Required Minimum Five years
Application Deadline 27th May 2022

UNICEF Job Vacancy 2022

Scope of Work: The consultant will be supervised by the Social Policy Specialist (Social Protection) and will closely work withintheteam of Social Protectionfor specific products. The consultant will provide support for the Social Protection portfolio for UNICEF Kenya.


  • Work closely with the Social Protection team, to map project needs and indicators, analyse capacity and socio- political and regional context to define the scope ofthe the emergency response with regards to humanitarian cash transfers/shock-responsive Social Protection in Kenya.
  • With close collaboration of the Ministry of Public Service, Gender, Senior Citizens Affairs and Special Programmes: State Department for Social Protection, Senior Citizens Affairs and Special Programmes, Department of Social Assistance (here after as the Ministry), ensure prompttargeting of beneficiaries in affected areas and verification ofthe data and its scope for compatibility,supporting cleaning data transferring from the Enhanced Single Registry (ESR) as well as Consolidated Cash Transfer Management Information Systems (CCTP-MIS), and supportingtoassist in the generation of payrolls for cash transfers.
  • Support the Social Policy Specialist (Social Protection) to develop technical concept notes data systems guidelines for the Ministry to commission specific technical products for the Ministryfor shock response interventions.
  • Support the Social Policy Specialist to ensure a coordinated response between humanitarian response from partners, GOK (Hunger Safety Net) and the National Social Protection Programme.
  • Provide technical support to the cash working group, implementing partnersand service providers to ensure that the interoperability of the ESR and MIS among various sectors, aligning with the needs and expectations of the Ministry while meeting the quality standards.
  • Support the Social Policy Specialist (Social Protection) by providing timely and quality inputs to the development & finalization of the targeting methodology, strengthen the ESR and MIS(including data cleaning), grievance redress mechanism and any other function linked to the Management Information Systems.
  • Responsible for the development of a detailed operational manual / automation scripts for the data collection, cleaning, verification of the beneficiary’s data.
  • Liaise closely and coordinate with the Ministry and colleagues from finance and supply functions to identify the most appropriate Cash Transfer and payment processes for the Humanitarian / Development Cash Plus Programmeand design as well as develop mechanisms to link it with the existing systems.

Position in Organization:

  • Consultancy: Emergency Cash Transfers and Data and Information Management
  • Job no: 551275
  • Contract type: Consultancy
  • Duty Station: Nairobi
  • Level: Consultancy
  • Location: Kenya
  • Categories: Social Policy
  • Deadline: 27th May 2022


  • Bachelor Degree.


  • At least 5 years of progressive work experience in provision of technical assistance on development of MIS systems for large scale (preferably government managed) programmes in social protection or other social services provision.
  • Experience of working in development and/or emergency programmes, preferably in fragile contexts is desirable.

How to Apply UNICEF Emergency Cash Transfers and Data and Information Management Jobs 2022

Note: Before you apply, please download (link is given below) the full advertisement and read it carefully.

Then to apply, go to https://jobs.unicef.org/cw/en-us/job/551275

The Closing Date: 27th May 2022.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.