Child Protection Data Officer at Terre des hommes (Tdh)

Terre des hommes (Tdh) is a child relief Non-Governmental Organization with a presence in over 30 countries of the world and more than 90 projects. Our goal is to make a significant and lasting difference the lives of children in need.We support children in areas of Child and Maternal health, protection, Water and sanitation and Migration. Our humanitarian services sector aid children in crisis situations across the world.Tdh in Nigeria implements projects in Health, Wash and Child Protection sectors and is recruiting to fill the position below:Job Title: Child Protection Data OfficerLocation: Maiduguri/Monguno, BornoContract Duration: 8 MonthsGeneral ObjectiveReporting to the Deputy Child Protection Project Manager, the purpose of the position is to coordinate and consolidate qualitative and quantitative child protection project data from the field and ensure its timely entry into operational data management systems.The Data Officer will also be responsible for creating systematic reports to support Child Protection staff in the management of their cases and activities.Responsibilities & TasksData Management:Take a lead in any data collection and entry related activitiesDesign clear formats for data collection and treatment and train the Child Protection team accordinglySupervise the development and management of a Child Protection database management systemEnsure that the monitoring tools are duly filled with reliable dataConsolidate qualitative and quantitative project data from the field and input into operational data management systemsProduce systematic reports to support CP staff in the management of their cases and activitiesSupervise and maintain data protection procedures, tools and filingReport any identified technical challenge, or question to the Child Protection Project ManagerMaintain and ensure a culture of strict confidentiality - inter Tdh staff and between Tdh staff and non Tdh employees.Internal Coordination:Closely collaborate and ensure regular communication with the CP Project Manager, Deputy CP Project Manager, CP Team Leaders and technical CP staff.Carry out all the procedures connected with the accomplishment of planned activities (administrative and logistical) through timely communication and collaboration with support departmentsCoordinates with other Tdh sectors to ensure implementation of standardized activities and with other departments (programme and support) of Tdh NigeriaDeliver any other tasks as assigned by the Child Protection Project ManagerExternal Coordination & Representation:Coordinate with other CP actors on the ground to effectively contribute to the service mapping exercise, establishment of well-functional referral pathways, and information sharingWork in close collaboration with Tdh partners and other key actorsParticipate in fora and meetings held at site level in her/his field of expertise, when relevant and necessaryChild Protection:Promote, and ensure project activities are in line with child protection principles and humanitarian principlesEnsure the project activities are well-integrated into the Northeastern Nigeria child protection system and humanitarian coordination practices and guidelinesEnsure Tdh Child Safeguarding Policy and Child Protection Minimum Standards are mainstreamed through all the programmatic activitiesReport serious cases of abuse committed against children to the Child Protection Project Manager. Strict confidentiality must be respected.Other:Fully comply with Tdh Code of Conduct and ensure Child Safeguarding Policy is upheld at all timesEnsure adherence to Tdh standards and quality requirements in all the project activities.The tasks and responsibilities defined in this job description are not exhaustive and can evolve depending on the project needs.

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