Job Title: ICT4D Officer
Relief Services (CRS)
Duty Station: Uganda
Reports to: MEAL
Services (CRS) is an international non-profit organization which implements the
commitment of the Bishops of the United States to assist the poor and
vulnerable overseas. Our Catholic identity is at the heart of our mission and
operations. We welcome as a part of our staff and as partners people of all
faiths and secular traditions who share our values and our commitment to
serving those in need.
Job Summary: The ICT4D Officer will support CRS and partner
MEAL staff in their geospatial mapping and data visualization needs to support
high-quality programs serving the poor and vulnerable. You will provide
responsive, professional service and technical support to ensure efficient
operation and use of the project database and information and communication
(ICT) technologies. You will conduct data analysis and generate reports as
required. You will be responsible for designing and rolling out systems for
remote or mobile data collection and integration with reporting systems.
Key Duties and Responsibilities:
key stakeholder data visualisation needs to ensure Power BI reports provide
data driven solutions to their work needs.
standard operating procedures and systems for data collection, storage and
analysis of data
the development of data collection methodologies, processing and information
management for the different project activities using ICT4D solutions;
ready access to data for real-time monitoring through data reports interfaced
with dynamic graphics using cloud-based reporting tools and dynamic dashboards,
to enable decision makers to produce evidence based reports.
informative and interactive project maps of high quality that highlight the
geographic coverage and achievements of the different project interventions
using approved mapping software.
project-based staff capacity on data management and sharing protocols to ensure
data privacy and data security standards are followed when collecting and
technical and troubleshooting support to project based staff using project
promoted ICT4D solutions and project database;
the best practices, lessons learned and innovations on the use of ICT4D
solutions (mapping and data visualization) for project learning and knowledge
Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
applicant for the Catholic Relief Services (CRS) ICT4D Officer job must hold a
Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience in statistics, computer science,
software engineering, information management, geo-information systems or
three years of progressive experience in database management working with
humanitarian and development assistance, preferably with an international NGO.
in database management using Microsoft Access, SQL Server and Excel required.
in using mapping software such as ArcGIS is required.
in creating data visualization dashboards (e.g. Reporting services, Tableau,
Access, Zoho Reports, Dundas Dashboards, PowerBI).
experience working with ICT4D in MEAL system (e.g. iFormBuilder, CommCare, ODK)
working with Windows Server 2012
in Microsoft Office suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook) required.
analytical skills with focus on detail
communication skills with the ability to communicate technical ideas and
concerns in a non-technical manner
to work effectively under stressful conditions
experience building ICT capacity with professional staff
resourceful and results-oriented
understanding of business analysis concepts and best practice
in oral and written English with ability to write technical reports
competency in MEAL in Design
competency in Monitoring
competency in Evaluation
competency in Accountability
competency in Learning
competency in Analysis & Critical Thinking
competency in ICT for MEAL
competency in MEAL in Management.
Agency-Wide Competencies (for all CRS staff)
These are rooted in
the mission, values, and principles of CRS and used by each staff member to
fulfill his or her responsibilities and to achieve the desired results.
How to Apply:
should Email a cover letter and CV only to [email protected] Large files
and/or scans of documents will lead to rejection of your application, in the
line of the email,
copy and paste – ICT4DOFFICERMOROTO only. All applications that do not contain
this exact subject line will be rejected and not read.
selected candidates will be notified
Deadline: 24th February 2021