Information Management Officer - (2002091)
Contractual Arrangement: Fixed-term appointment
Contract Duration (Years, Months, Days): 1 year (subject to availability of funds, satisfactory performance, and continuing need for the position)
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OBJECTIVES OF THE PROGRAMME
To ensure that effective WHO country presence is established to implement WHO country cooperation strategies that are aligned with Member State's health development agendas and emergency/resilience programmes, and harmonized with the United Nations country teams.
DESCRIPTION OF DUTIES
Essential: First university degree in information or data management, computer sciences, statistics, applied math, public health, or a related field. Desirable: Specialization in information management systems. Specific training in humanitarian response or emergency information management.
Essential: At least two years of related experience in information management, monitoring, and data analysis. Desirable: Relevant work experience in WHO, other UN agencies; experience working in relevant non-governmental or humanitarian organizations. Experience in developing countries.
--> Sound skills in the area of information management, data analysis, and statistics
--> Demonstrated ability to design, manage and analyze complex information system projects, computer-based applications and databases, web-based tools --> High level of analytical skills.
--> Knowledge of programme management and functioning of WHO and the UN system is an asset.
WHO global Competencies model at http://www.who.int/employment/WHO_competencies_EN.pdf?ua=1
Teamwork Respecting and promoting individual and cultural differences Communication Building and promoting partnerships across the organization and beyond Ensuring the effective use of resources Creating an empowering and motivating environment
Use of Language Skills
Essential: Expert knowledge of English. Expert knowledge of Local language. Desirable: Intermediate knowledge of other UN Language.
Remuneration comprises an annual base salary starting at USD 34,004 (subject to mandatory deductions for pension contributions and health insurance, as applicable) and 30 days of annual leave.
This is a National Professional Officer position. Therefore, only applications from nationals of the country where the duty station is located will be accepted. Applicants who are not nationals of this country will not be considered.