Fresher Data Officer Job Opportunities – Uganda Nurses and Midwives Council (UNMC)

Job Title:     Data
Officer (Fresher Jobs)

Organization: Uganda
Nurses and Midwives Council (UNMC)

Duty Station: Kampala,

Reports to: Data
& Research Manager

About US:

The Uganda Nurses
and Midwives Council is a semi-autonomous Health Professional Regulatory and
supervisory body under the Ministry of Health established by Uganda Nurses and
Midwives Act, 1996(CAP 276) with the mandate to set and regulate standards
training and practice of Nursing and Midwifery professions in Uganda for public
health safety.

Job Summary:    The Data Officer will assist with the
development of information systems strategies, protocols and controls which
ensure that Uganda Nurses and Midwives Council (UNMC) complies with the
National Information Security Strategy (NISS) and the Access to Information

Key Duties and Responsibilities: 

  • To monitor and develop UNMC Data and information Management Strategy
    including Data protection, information audit and data consistency;
  • To review and monitor the implementation of Record management
    procedures and standards in liaison with records management team;
  • To provide electronic record management services;
  • To maintain and regularly update the UNMC Database;
  • Ensure consistent responses in relation to data subjects and
    requests from Partner Organizations and accordance with Council policies
    and procedures
  • Keenly review and monitor UNMC information systems security and
    integrity, data and information security in relation to data transfer and
  • Sensitize the stakeholders on different data related requirements
    including new registrations and updates and or adjustments;
  • Manage and maintain the Council’s systems network;
  • Maintain a computerized database of all Council records for easy
    storage, update and retrieval;
  • Perform any other duties as assigned from time to time, in line with
    the position

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 

  • The ideal candidate should hold a Bachelor’s degree in Statistics,
    Computer Science and Business Information Technology obtained from a
    recognized awarding institution
  • A minimum of two years of working experience from a reputable
    organization performing similar or related duties
  • High level of confidentiality, professional and ethical conduct
  • Good interpersonal relations and team work
  • Advanced knowledge of modern computer software packages and hardware
  • Systems networking skills
  • Ability to produce reports
  • Good communication skills and customer care is paramount
  • Teamwork and interpersonal relationship skills
  • Time management

How to Apply:

All interested
applicants should submit their applications with the relevant testimonials,
certificates and at least three referees two of whom should be current
work/station supervisors and one personal to the address below;

The Registrar,

Uganda Nurses and
Midwives Council,

P.O Box 4046,
Kampala. Uganda

Deadline: 4th July 2019 by 5:00pm

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