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Position: Database and Management Information Systems Manager
Location: Nairobi County
General Position Summary: This position will play a critical role in the Monitoring, Evaluation, and Learning (MEL) team.
The MEL team is responsible for designing and implementing the plan for collecting program data to be used for internal and external use as well as managing program data and providing information to the program team to support with decision-making and donor reporting.
The Database and Management Information Systems (MIS) Manager will work closely with the Program and Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning (MEL) teams to recommend, adapt and/or create the database/MIS for the project.
S/he will be responsible for creating digital data capture forms and computer databases for the collection, protection and analysis of data.
The MIS will consist of digital and paper data capture forms, databases of monitoring and survey data, and information retrieval formats to facilitate the integration of the project database with other data collection and analysis platforms like ONA, CommCare and TOLA.
S/he will be charged with monitoring the project database to address any issues and challenges as they arise.The Database and MIS Manager will contribute to the visioning, strategic planning, and work plans of the MEL team by bringing expert technical perspective to the program on how to best use technology to support data needs for optimized program management.
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