1 Aug 2014

Data Clerk Job Vacancy in Dadaab

Responsible to: Data Officer
Location: Dadaab – Non Family Duty Station Closing date: 6th August, 2014 5pm

The organization 
Handicap International (HI) is an independent and impartial international aid organisation working in situations of poverty and exclusion, conflict and disaster. Working alongside persons with disabilities and other vulnerable groups, our action and testimony are focused on responding to their essential needs, improving their living conditions and promoting respect for their dignity and their fundamental rights.

The rehabilitation project in Dadaab aims to provide and secure tangible and measurable improvement of independency in activities of daily living and quality of life of refugees living with physical impairment or disability.

The Position
Responsible for contributing towards development and management of the database for Persons with Disabilities ( PwDs), including baseline information for Dadaab project programming.

S/he will be responsible for:-

  • Provision of data in relation project activities
  • Linking with implementing partners.
  • Assisting in building capacity of incentive workers and host community volunteers on data collection and accurate use of data collection tools.

Collecting data to inform project reports by

  • Cross checking of data collected both in the database and as forms
  • Contributing towards the development of data co
  • Organizing and keeping good records of materials obtained through project implementation period an d filing system is followed

Contributing to project planning by
Participating in review


  • Certificate or equivalent in information Technology 
  • Minimum of 2 years pr discipline, particularly in development or humanitarian context.
  • Knowledge of disability and rehabilitation will be an added advan
  • Fluent in English and Kisw
  • Somali will be an added advantage.
  • Knowledge of MS Office.
  • Proven skills in Information Technology.


  • Fast learner
  • Good organizational Skills
  • Team player
  • Problem Solver
  • Flexible
  • Innovative
  • Ability to multitask
  • Decision making

If you feel you are the right candidate for this position, kindly send your application along with an up-to-date CV(including 3 referees with their current OFFICIAL contacts) to :- G4S security guards at the main gate UNHCR compound (DMO) or by email to :- .

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted

Any kind of lobbying on behalf of applicants or canvassing will lead to disqualification.

Handicap International is an Equal Opportunity employer

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