State Data Consultant (Polio Communication Section) at The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF)

The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) - For 70 years, UNICEF has been working on the ground in 190 countries and territories to promote children's survival, protection and development. The world's largest provider of vaccines for developing countries, UNICEF supports child health and nutrition, good water and sanitation, quality basic education for all boys and girls, and the protection of children from violence, exploitation, and AIDS. UNICEF is funded entirely by the voluntary contributions of individuals, businesses, foundations and governments.If you are a committed, creative professional and are passionate about making a lasting difference for children, the world's leading children's rights organization would like to hear from you.We are recruiting to fill the position below:Job Title: State Data Consultant (Polio Communication Section)Job Number: 501334Locations: Jigawa, Zamfara, Niger, Bauchi, YobeDuration: 11.5 MonthsBackground/Purpose of AssignmentUNICEF Nigeria supports Polio Eradication activities by providing leadership role in planning, implementation, monitoring and evaluation of communication and social mobilization component of the programme in close coordination with key partners.The UNICEF program has established Volunteer Community Mobilization (VCM) Network in the high polio priority states in Norther Nigeria, mainly to mobilize communities to vaccinate for polio as well as to improve routine immunization coverage and utilization.UNICEF Nigeria seeks the services of an experienced Data Consultant who will be responsible for providing the required support to the state polio communication team and state Emergency Operations Centre (EOC), where exists.Programme ID & Specific Project Involved:IR 1, Outcome 6: Social and behavior change to support polio eradication in NigeriaSpecific ObjectivesThe data consultant will work under the overall guidance of the State Communications Team Lead and Polio Data Communication Specialist, accountable for supporting social data analysis and in particular to strengthen areas related to immunization & social data utilization and application with the aim to strengthen routine immunization and eradicate polio in Nigeria within the country programme and linked to the Emergency Operation Centre working group priorities.The incumbent will support the management of the VCM network database and undertake weekly analysis of the data to inform planning and key reporting documents.The Consultant will be expected to travel within the State (to assigned states, if any), to conduct regular data quality audits, to support and review functional status of phones and to provide on-sight support in keeping the register and reporting tools.Major Tasks to be AccomplishedResponsibilities:Interact with the state Emergency Operation Centre and state communication working group, WHO Data Officers, STOP Teams, SIA Teams, and UNICEF's Social Mobilization consultants/personnel for in-depth collection and analysis of polio and routine immunization data.Manage smartphone reporting, trouble shooting, download data and conduct period data analysis including fortnightly/monthly performance management data, Activity performance monitoring data, polio campaign data, in-between round activity data, routine immunization data etc.,Conduct quality checks on the data, perform analysis of implementation progress across different initiatives (by pulling reports and analyzing trends and progress made), support in designing decision-making tools for State Communications Team Lead/EOC (using the database and platform to create data visualizations), and maintaining communication of achievement (or lack thereof) with the Senior Staff.Conduct regular field based data quality reviews, guide field teams in maintaining data registers and compilation registersWorking closely with State Communications Team Lead, the data consultant to support the state EOC in data collation, analysis and preparation of regular presentations, that could include, efficient collection and analysis of routine polio pre-campaign and campaign performance data; preparation and support in delivery of routine Polio EOC dashboard and other required reports; Preparation and delivery of specific analyses and reports requested by the State EOC and its strategy, operations and communications committees as required.Link social mobilization and EPI data with the presence of WPV/CVDPV cases.Provide regular information, data, and specific analyses/reports to the National data teamIdentifying data related capacity needs and facilitate training of the state team.Support implementation and oversight of research activities, for example, Harvard Polling, periodic studies etc., and take advantage of the findings of these studies to refine the social data analysis for the assigned state.End Product: (e.g. final report, article, document etc.) Expected Output:Consultant must submit a detailed work plan to his/her supervisor at the beginning of the contract period for the entire contract period.Supervisors will have the flexibility to review with the Consultant as needed on a monthly or quarterly basis.A monthly progress report should be provided by each Consultant to their supervisor for payment of Consultants fees.A detailed assignment report will be required at the end of the current contract period.Expected results:Monthly workplan and narrative reportSubmit monthly data report using templates as per the SOPs, for example weekly birth tracking data by every Saturday of the WeekSubmit updated monthly dashboard for all staff membersConduct 5 within state data review visitsSubmit monthly individual activity reportSubmit monthly update of functionality of state reporting devicesSupport state team and EOC with all ad hoc data requestsPrepare feedback and relevant data related action plan to be presented at the monthly state team internal meeting

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State Data Consultant (Polio Communication Section) at The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF)

The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) - For 70 years, UNICEF has been working on the ground in 190 countries and territories to promote children's survival, protection and development. The world's largest provider of vaccines for developing countries, UNICEF supports child health and nutrition, good water and sanitation, quality basic education for all boys and girls, and the protection of children from violence, exploitation, and AIDS. UNICEF is funded entirely by the voluntary contributions of individuals, businesses, foundations and governments.If you are a committed, creative professional and are passionate about making a lasting difference for children, the world's leading children's rights organization would like to hear from you.We are recruiting to fill the position below:Job Title: State Data Consultant (Polio Communication Section)Job Number: 501334Locations: Jigawa, Zamfara, Niger, Bauchi, YobeDuration: 11.5 MonthsBackground/Purpose of AssignmentUNICEF Nigeria supports Polio Eradication activities by providing leadership role in planning, implementation, monitoring and evaluation of communication and social mobilization component of the programme in close coordination with key partners.The UNICEF program has established Volunteer Community Mobilization (VCM) Network in the high polio priority states in Norther Nigeria, mainly to mobilize communities to vaccinate for polio as well as to improve routine immunization coverage and utilization.UNICEF Nigeria seeks the services of an experienced Data Consultant who will be responsible for providing the required support to the state polio communication team and state Emergency Operations Centre (EOC), where exists.Programme ID & Specific Project Involved:IR 1, Outcome 6: Social and behavior change to support polio eradication in NigeriaSpecific ObjectivesThe data consultant will work under the overall guidance of the State Communications Team Lead and Polio Data Communication Specialist, accountable for supporting social data analysis and in particular to strengthen areas related to immunization & social data utilization and application with the aim to strengthen routine immunization and eradicate polio in Nigeria within the country programme and linked to the Emergency Operation Centre working group priorities.The incumbent will support the management of the VCM network database and undertake weekly analysis of the data to inform planning and key reporting documents.The Consultant will be expected to travel within the State (to assigned states, if any), to conduct regular data quality audits, to support and review functional status of phones and to provide on-sight support in keeping the register and reporting tools.Major Tasks to be AccomplishedResponsibilities:Interact with the state Emergency Operation Centre and state communication working group, WHO Data Officers, STOP Teams, SIA Teams, and UNICEF's Social Mobilization consultants/personnel for in-depth collection and analysis of polio and routine immunization data.Manage smartphone reporting, trouble shooting, download data and conduct period data analysis including fortnightly/monthly performance management data, Activity performance monitoring data, polio campaign data, in-between round activity data, routine immunization data etc.,Conduct quality checks on the data, perform analysis of implementation progress across different initiatives (by pulling reports and analyzing trends and progress made), support in designing decision-making tools for State Communications Team Lead/EOC (using the database and platform to create data visualizations), and maintaining communication of achievement (or lack thereof) with the Senior Staff.Conduct regular field based data quality reviews, guide field teams in maintaining data registers and compilation registersWorking closely with State Communications Team Lead, the data consultant to support the state EOC in data collation, analysis and preparation of regular presentations, that could include, efficient collection and analysis of routine polio pre-campaign and campaign performance data; preparation and support in delivery of routine Polio EOC dashboard and other required reports; Preparation and delivery of specific analyses and reports requested by the State EOC and its strategy, operations and communications committees as required.Link social mobilization and EPI data with the presence of WPV/CVDPV cases.Provide regular information, data, and specific analyses/reports to the National data teamIdentifying data related capacity needs and facilitate training of the state team.Support implementation and oversight of research activities, for example, Harvard Polling, periodic studies etc., and take advantage of the findings of these studies to refine the social data analysis for the assigned state.End Product: (e.g. final report, article, document etc.) Expected Output:Consultant must submit a detailed work plan to his/her supervisor at the beginning of the contract period for the entire contract period.Supervisors will have the flexibility to review with the Consultant as needed on a monthly or quarterly basis.A monthly progress report should be provided by each Consultant to their supervisor for payment of Consultants fees.A detailed assignment report will be required at the end of the current contract period.Expected results:Monthly workplan and narrative reportSubmit monthly data report using templates as per the SOPs, for example weekly birth tracking data by every Saturday of the WeekSubmit updated monthly dashboard for all staff membersConduct 5 within state data review visitsSubmit monthly individual activity reportSubmit monthly update of functionality of state reporting devicesSupport state team and EOC with all ad hoc data requestsPrepare feedback and relevant data related action plan to be presented at the monthly state team internal meeting

Apply at https://ngcareers.com/job/2016-11/state-data-consultant-polio-communication-section-at-the-united-nations-children-s-fund-unicef-750/