WWF Information Management Officer Job in Nairobi Kenya

WWF- The global conservation organization, Kenya, is seeking to recruit a:
 
Information Management Officer
 
(To be based in Nairobi)
 
The Information Management Officer will be responsible for implementing WWF-Kenya’s Information Management strategy; to customize applications and systems to user needs, to analyze and disseminate information effectively across Offices.

The incumbent will have the following key roles:
  • Customize WWF-Kenya’s data and information visualization platforms;
  • Participates in data management improvement projects;
  • Identify new information and data requirements to support operations and partners in the region;
  • Design and implement a structured dissemination plan for all information products and services as appropriate;
  • Conducts outreach to internal and external data entities to develop partnerships and data sharing relationships;
  • Research innovative methods and techniques for analysing and visualizing data in support of reporting;
  • Evaluates adequacy of existing data tools and Implements new technologies in information management;
  • Develops training materials and user manuals; trains staff in use of data management systems;
  • Assists in geospatial & statistical data mobilization from different data centres & institutions;
  • Supports the promotion of data and information sharing within the conservation community;
  • Perform any other duties as may be assigned.
The prospective candidate should possess:
  • Minimum University degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, Geospatial Sciences or a related field;
  • Minimum of 5 years of relevant job experience in information management;
  • Proven computer programming and applications development skills;
  • Proven statistical, analytical and technical skills, with the ability to logically present information;
  • Monitoring and evaluation skills specific to natural resource management or related areas;
  • Project Planning, management, and organizational skills.
Interested candidates who meet the above requirements should email a cover letter and CV with ‘Information Management Officer’ on the subject line to the POD Manager, WWF-Kenya – hresource@wwfkenya.org not later than 19th February 2016.

Kindly note that only shortlisted persons will be contacted.

WWF is an equal opportunity employer and committed to having a diverse workforce.

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