Senior Information Management Assistant at the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR)

United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) was created in 1950, during the aftermath of the Second World War, to help millions of Europeans who had fled or lost their homes. We had three years to complete our work and then disband. Today, over 65 years later, our organization is still hard at work, protecting and assisting refugees around the world.We are recruiting to fill the position below:Job Title: Senior Information Management AssistantPosition Number: 10025913Location: FCT AbujaCategory: Information ManagementGrade: GS - 5Duration of Contract: One YearContract Type: Fixed Term AppointmentContext, Duties and ResponsibilitiesThe Senior Information Management Assistant assists in the production and dissemination of information on the population of concern, including but not limited to Protection and Programme information.The position is supervised by a more senior position at the field level, and receives functional guidance and support from IM specialists at country/regional and global level. Subject to the nature of the task/assignment, he/she will work independently on routine tasks, while will follow instructions of the supervisor for more complex issues.The position has no supervisory role. The incumbent may play a liaison role with the national and local authorities for gathering and exchange of data.The incumbent will have the following responsibilities:Assist in operationalizing country-specific common data standards and promoting them with partners.Assist in compiling and aggregrating information elements required to produce standardized information products and implement data/information collection plans for baseline and context-specific data.Support the operation in the analysis of processed data and information and perform data quality and consistency control.Facilitate the analysis of cross-border information between relevant countries.May be required to collect GIS data, update maps and undertake field trips to project sites.May be required to participate in Needs Assessment processes, specifically in data collection, processing/collation and data exploration.Perform any other related duties as request

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