Data / IT Support Officer at a Non-governmental Organization – 20 Openings


A non-governmental organization working on the improvement of health equity through sustained research, program delivery, technical assistance, and education will be providing technical support through a short-term implementation engagement for the Key Population Size Estimation Study 2022.

In order to complete the field implementation process, we require the services of qualified personnel for the position below:

Job Title: Data / IT Support Officer

Locations: Osun, Ekiti, Ondo, Kwara, Niger, Kogi, Plateau, Kebbi, Katsina, Zamfara, Sokoto, Adamawa, Borno, Yobe, Jigawa, Ebonyi, Bayelsa, Delta, Ogun & Bauchi
Employment Type: Short-term
Duration of engagement: 3 months (maximum)
Slot: 20 (1 Per State)

Job Description

  • The Data / IT support officer will assist with database activities at the state level.
  • S/he will also help with report writing and provide IT assistance for the field implementation process at the state level.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Daily Managing of IT components, ensuring errors are identified and sorted timely.
  • Provide daily updates on the IT process to the national office and state team as may be required.
  • Ensure tablets are charged on a daily basis Resolve all IT/tablet-related issues in the state and escalate bigger issues to the national IT team.
  • Troubleshoot Tablets network issues, as well as diagnose and resolve hardware or software faults.
  • Carry out any other related tasks as assigned by the technical compliance and conformance officer, UOM State Representative, Data analyst, IT Lead.

Qualifications and Requirements

  • B.Sc / HND in Information Technology, Computer Science and Information Management or any related field.
  • A minimum of three years of relevant experience with tablet-related issues, networks, and software, as well as IT management, is required.
  • Residents in the selected state are strongly preferred.
  • Data handling/management skills and exceptional attention to detail
  • Experience in using data collection tools like CS Pro, ODK, Survey CTO etc.
  • Knowledge of IT packages required for public health and key population programs will be an advantage.

Application Closing Date
22nd September, 2022.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online

Note

  • We consider equality for all to be a fundamental human right.
  • We actively promote diversity and inclusion, while condemning all types of unlawful and unjust discrimination based on age, disability, gender and sexual orientation.
  • Interested applicants should apply via the application link above, fill out an online recruitment form, and upload a one-page Application Letter, along with a CV, the highest level of qualification Certificate, and a NYSC discharge certificate (where applicable).
  • Individuals blacklisted from implementing Global Fund grants are not eligible to apply for this position.