Developmental assignment Data Management Associate

World Health Organization

New Delhi, India

Experience: 3 to 5 Years

Skill Required: IT and ICT

This opportunity is open to WHO staff members who hold continuing and fixed-term appointments in all staff categories, and who have served at least two years in their current position, as specified in the Policy on STDAs.

Please send the completed approval form to (for assignments published in Geneva), and to the regional HR focal points for all other requisitions, prior to the requisition closing date.


The main responsibilities related to the development assignment are as follows: 

  • Manage statistical data on vaccine preventable diseases through collection, collation and support for data management on AFP and VPDs in SEAR countries
  • Compile, manage and analyze weekly VPD and laboratory updates for IVD/VPD Bulletin and oversee the publication and dissemination of the weekly and monthly bulletins for AFP and VPDs
  • Compile, manage, analyze data from the annual WHO/UNICEF Joint Reporting Form (JRF) and IVD Annual EPI Reporting Form (AERF)
  • Compile, manage and analyze supplementary immunization activity (SIA) data
  • Coordinating data disseminating activities and building information networks and data-centric partnerships
  • Support data management for upcoming meetings. Perform data analysis, maps, country profiles etc. as required by the technical staff

Supervisor During The Assignment:

  • Dr Rahul Srivastava, Technical Officer - VPD Research and Measles, IVD/CDS

language Skills:


  • Expert knowledge of English


  • Data management, data analysis, interpretation and programming to retrieve the data from different databases and reporting
  • Database – MS Access
  • Maps- ArcGIS