12 No Experience Data Officer NGO Jobs – Action for Relief and Development (ARD)

Organization: Action for
Relief and Development (ARD)
Duty Station: Jinja, Uganda
About Us:
Action for Relief and Development is a community development
organization dedicated to work with children and families in Uganda, to rise
above their daily pressing needs. The Vision of ARD is community where children
and families are able to live their full potential. Its mission is to Work with
children and families to partake their rights and promote social transformation.
In doing this, it focuses on issues of child health, child rights and family
livelihoods that affect families in rural and hard to reach areas in Uganda.
Job Summary: The Data
Officer will be tasked with data collection, management and utilization for
evidence-based decision making. The Officer will ensure effective data
management systems.
Key Duties and
Responsibilities:  
  • Create
    systems for effective data management.
  • Formulate
    techniques for quality data collection to ensure adequacy, accuracy and
    legitimacy of data.
  • Devise
    and implement efficient and secure procedures for data handling and
    analysis with attention to all technical aspects.
  • The
    incumbent will troubleshoot data-related problems and authorize
    maintenance or modifications.
  • Conduct
    any other activities as will be assigned by Monitoring and Learning
    Officer.
Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The applicants should hold professional/advanced secondary school
    training in computer science, IT and Software Engineering. BSc in computer Science, IT, Software
    Engineering.
  • At
    least two years’ experience in related field is desired but fresh
    graduates are also encouraged to apply.
  • Excellent
    understanding of data administration and management functions (collection,
    analysis, presentation etc.).
  • Skills
    in data management
  • Familiarity
    with modern database and information system technology.
  • Proficient
    in MS office (excel, Access, Word etc.)
How to Apply:
All suitably qualified and interested applicants should follow the
format as indicated in the Summary Form for applicants, download
here
(the filled form should not exceed 2 pages and please fill out all
fields) and send it via E-mail to careers@arduganda.org.
Deadline: 5th
February, 2017

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