Sudan: Information Management Officer, Rooted in Trust

Internews

About the organization

At Internews, we believe everyone deserves trustworthy news and information to make informed decisions about their lives and hold power to account. We train journalists and digital rights activists, tackle disinformation, and offer business expertise to help media outlets become financially sustainable. We do all of this in partnership with local communities – who are the people best placed to know what works.

We support independent media in 100 countries, from radio stations in refugee camps, to hyper-local news outlets, to individual activists and reporters. We’ve helped our partners reach millions of people with quality, local information that saves lives, improves livelihoods, and holds institutions accountable.

Duties

The Information Management Officer (IMO) is responsible for ensuring optimal practices in data collection, storage, and security within the Lebanon project. The IMO will collate qualitative information like social media interactions, questions from audiences on radio and TV shows, concerns and questions as collected by civil society organizations and national non-governmental organizations and (where relevant) feedback collection by other humanitarian actors. The IMO will then ensure data is clean, collated, and categorized in a consistent and continuous way in support of local and regional content production and informed decision-making among humanitarian and health actors.

To learn more, please visit our Careers page.

Qualifications

- Strong research, information management and/or monitoring and evaluation in development/humanitarian contexts
- Strong data management skills, including thorough understanding of qualitative and quantitative data
- Strong Excel skills
- Data visualization skills and knowledge of relevant software
- Strong understanding of the humanitarian system to ensure data collection (Kobo, ODK) and provision follows the Core Humanitarian Standards
- Experience designing and visualizing qualitative data in reports
- Fluency in written and spoken Arabic and English; knowledge of other local languages an advantage
- Self-motivated and able to work in a fast-paced environment
- Strong understanding of, and commitment towards, editorial values of the project
- Must be self-reliant, resourceful, a good problem-solver, good humored and flexible
- Creativity and curiosity
- Strong interpersonal communication, organizational, teamwork, facilitation and presentation skills
- Strong writing skills and proven ability to produce high-quality work under tight deadlines

Application instructions

To apply, please submit CV and optionally a cover letter via our Careers page.

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