Data Management Specialist, USAID / Nigeria Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning Support Activity at Management Systems International – MSI

    Abuja FCT
    Posted 7 months ago

    Job Type: Local Staff
    Job Classification: Proposal (conditional)

    Proposal Summary

    • The Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning Support Activity for USAID/Nigeria will assist the Mission with performance monitoring, evaluation and learning, including field-based monitoring; data quality assessments; data gathering and verification; evaluations and special studies/assessments; the collection of context indicators; organizational learning; and knowledge management.

    Position Summary

    • MSI is seeking a Data Management Specialist who will support USAID/Nigeria’s portal for performance information.
    • This assistance will include the creation and maintenance of databases and websites.
    • The Data Management Specialist will also assist project stakeholders in reporting and aggregating indicator data and in using new online software to report performance results.
    • MSI anticipates this to be a full-time position over a five-year period. Kindly note that this position is contingent upon award and USAID approval.


    • Work with project staff and project stakeholders to ensure that ongoing M&E data are compiled in a database and made available to USAID and implementing partner staff as required (e.g., implementing partners submit performance indicator data quarterly).
    • Support project staff and local contractors as required to program data collection tools for field surveys and third-party monitoring and any other periodic surveys required by USAID.
    • Design and carry out project staff and stakeholder training on databases and support USAID data entry requirements.
    • Manage and manipulate data for results-based performance analysis and performance reports.
    • Meet regularly with project staff to ensure accurate and timely data analysis and reporting.


    • Bachelor’s degree with a minimum of two (2) years of experience in database and program management or an equivalent combination of training and experience in monitoring and database analysis.
    • Experience analyzing and presenting data and writing reports.
    • Strong interpersonal and communication skills.

    Method of Application


    • Only Nigerian citizens are eligible for this position
    • Only candidates who have been selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone calls, please.
    • MSI is an EEO/AA/ADA Veterans Employer.

    Interested and qualified? Go to Management Systems International – MSI on to apply

    Job Features


    2 years

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