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Data Officer

2 Opening(s)
Aangan Trust
Job Summary
Experience Required : 1 Years
Location : Gaya, Bihar, India.
Opening Date : 14 February, 2019
Closing Date : 31 March, 2019
Compensation : Rs. 18,000.00 per month
Sector : Development Sector
Functional Area : Training / Capacity Building
Job Type : Full time
Desired Job Profile
  • The Associate, Data and Impact plays a key role in leveraging the power of data to push forth organizational and policy goals for the state of Bihar. S/he will ensure the accuracy and authenticity of child protection data reports generated (a first of its kind in India) and presented to government officials and community influencers. His/her work will have a significant impact on the kind of systemic and policy-level change brought about through Aangan within the child protection sphere at the local district level
  • The Associate, Data and Impact will ensure that all on-field collected quantitative data (through programme field staff + mobile app + staff affiliated with government systems) from various locations is gathered regularly (and where possible-automatically) and fed into a comprehensive database.
  • Additionally, the Associate, Data and Impact will support the data collection, research, on-ground mobile app training, and staff coordination activities related to the creation of periodical internal reports, as well as reports to external stakeholders such as the government, partners, funders etc.
Tasks and Responsibilities

Primary responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Engage in quantitative and qualitative data analysis
  • Set up offline and online database systems to ensure that data is regularly and efficiently captured for analysis so as to in turn generate child protection statistics for various governmental departments and to systematically evaluate the effectiveness of Aangan's interventions.
  • Collate multiple data sets across themes and locations: coordinate with staff on data collection activities, and for the periodical update of database entries.
  • Assist in trainings: data collection and data input training for Aangan field staff
  • Assist in big data analysis and in the design of data presentations to government and external stakeholders
  • Assist in identifying data trends for insight analysis
  • Engage in research activities
  • Bachelors degree in a relevant field
Minimum Experience
  • 2-3 years work experience, preferably in the development sector
  • Experience in data management would be useful

Proficiency in working with large and multiple data sets

  • Technology-savvy
  • Good relationship-building and managerial skills
  • Excellent writing skills
  • Fluency in both English and Hindi is essential
  • Knowledge of data visualization and presentation tools such as Tableau, Datawrapper, D3.js etc. would be useful, but not mandatory
  • Knowledge of data-related tools such as SPSS, Statwing would be useful, but not mandatory
How to Apply
Contact Details
Company Name : Aangan Trust
Contact Person : Roseann Dutton
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