TA Nutrition Officer (IMO) at 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 vacant position below:Job Title: TA Nutrition Officer (IMO), NO-B, 364 DaysJob Number: 515497 Location: Maiduguri, BornoWork Type: Temporary AppointmentHow Can You Make a Difference?Under the guidance and supervision of Nutrition manager, the Information management officer (IMO) will be mainly responsible for the collection, analysis and sharing of nutrition program information, including technical support, capacity building, and coordination of information management activities at the field level.He/she will be based in Maiduguri with frequent travels to the field sites, where UNICEF has supported nutrition program.He/she will contribute in developing and implementing nutrition information system to monitor the progress and incorporate lessons within the nutrition program.The IMO will work closely with the UNICEF focal point in field office and with SMOH, state nutrition officer in strengthening the capacity of government system in the Borno and Yobe state for nutrition information management and its use for programming.He/she will support the efforts of state government for proper data management and its use for nutrition program design and monitoring progress.ResponsibilitiesThe main responsibilities of the IMO will include but not limited to the following:Compile, clean and analyse nutrition data including Community Based Management of Acute Malnutrition (CMAM), Vitamin A supplementation, Infant and Young Child Feeding Practice (IYCFP), Micronutrients etcPrepare and share the updated state data base, 5Ws and sitrep within the given timelinePrepare produce fact sheets and dash board on monthly and quarterly basisProduce interactive maps with latest information and update on regular basisAssess trends and measures outcomes relating to achievement of project targets to support evidence-based programming.Monitor and support the nutrition team in the ground and provide feedback based on data analysis to ensure consistency and accuracy of nutrition program dataReports presentations, in a statistical manner and analysis, should be precise, present the program data to the Nutrition sector information management technical working groups for validations.Represent UNICEF in different nutrition sector forum, as well as in the states where program is implementedBuild the capacity of the state counter parts and partners, to be able to undertake all stages data management and analysisPrepare briefs and presentations as and when needed for decision making and prioritization of nutrition interventions.“Other duties as assigned. The duties and responsibilities listed are representative of the nature and level of work assigned and are not necessarily all inclusive.”End Product/Deliverables: (e.g. final report, article, document etc.)- give specific descriptions of end products and specific time/dates they are expected for contract running into several months:State data base and 5Ws are prepared regularly as per organization needsDash board and fact sheet are developed at least one in each quarterFeedback report is prepared based on data analysis and shared on monthly basis 

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