UNOPS recruits 01 Management Information Systems and Data Protection Specialist
Management Information Systems and Data Protection Specialist
Job categories: Project Management
Vacancy code: VA/2019/B5304/17361
Department/office: AFR, South Sudan Country Office (SSCO)
Duty station: Juba, South Sudan
Contract type: International ICA
Contract level: IICA-2
Duration: Open-ended subject to organizational requirements, availability of funds and/or to satisfactory performance
Dealine date: 28-Jul-2019
Applications to vacancies must be received before midnight Copenhagen time (CET) on the closing date of the announcement.
Background Information – Job-specific
UNOPS SSOC will be implementing the South Sudan Safety Net Project (SSSNP), which is funded by the World Bank (WB) to address existing challenges of soaring levels of poverty, vulnerability, unemployment and idleness, particularly amongst youth. The project development objective is to provide access to income opportunities and temporary employment to the poor and vulnerable households and strengthen safety nets delivery systems.
SSSNP has three main components namely:
a. public works plus including complementary activities like entrepreneurial skills, WASH trainings and early childhood development and nutrition messaging;
b. Direct income support targeting HHs who are labour constrained;
c. Strengthening safety net delivery systems;
The project will be targeting the most vulnerable segments of South Sudanese population aiming to be benefit in excess of 68 thousand beneficiary HH in more than 10 vulnerable locations across the country.
The incumbent will be responsible for managing and maintaining the biometric and MIS systems of the SSSNP project. S/he is responsible to abide by security policies, administrative instructions, plans and procedures of the UN Security Management System and that of UNOPS.
UNOPS is committed to achieving a fully diverse workforce.
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Masters’ degree in management information systems or information technology …
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Fluency in written and oral English is essential.
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