Under the overall supervision of FAO Senior Programme Officer / Head of Office, direct supervision by the FAO International Project Manager and technical supervision of Lead Technical Officer and in close coordination with the National Agronomist and Community Liaison Specialist, Data Management Specialist will play a crucial role in ensuring effective information management and coordination within the mine action program related to the implementation of the project “Restoring livelihoods and revitalizing rural communities affected by mines and explosive remnants of war” (OSRO/UKR/019/UHF). The specialist will support the overall implementation of the project, which is focused on land clearance and livelihoods assistance in parts of three oblasts (Kharkiv, Kherson and Mykolaiv) that are now free of conflict and need agricultural livelihoods urgently restored.
The Data Management Specialist will provide technical support for the project’s Phase 3: Assistance to Rural Households and Small-scale Farmers in Mykolaivska; the role will also support the implementation of Phase 1: Prioritization of focal areas in order to identify households in need of assistance. The Data Management Specialist will initiate the entry of correct data, verification, and analysis of data from agricultural producers who have applied for the project. Therefore, the Data Management Specialist must be familiar with the practice of mapping, data in the State Agrarian Register of Ukrainian Farmers, as well as other methods of collecting and aggregating data, and be ready to develop this expertise.
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Candidates Will Be Assessed Against The Following: