Data Management Associate at ICAP (Columbia University)

Posted on: Thu 16-03-2023

ICAP is a global health leader situated at Columbia University, ICAP has worked since 2003 with one central goal: to improve the health of families and communities.

We are recruiting highly qualified candidates to fill the position below:

Job Title: Data Management Associate

Job No: 497132

Location: Abuja

Work type: Regular Full-Time

Reports to: QI/SI advisor

Categories: Strategic Information/Surveillance/Monitoring & Evaluation

Expected Start Date: April 2023

Position Summary

  • The Data Management Associate will support the design and implementation of a strategic vision for electronic systems to analyze, report, visualize, and disseminate program data. S/he will work closely with the QI/SI advisor and project team to implement innovative data visualization tools tailored to project-specific needs.

Major Accountabilities

  • WorkinginclosecoordinationwiththeQI/SI advisor and other technical leads, assisting in the execution of a roadmap for new and/or existing applications or initiatives to support data management, analysis, visualization, and use.
  • Assists in the creation and dissemination of analytic tools including user-friendly front-end interfaces, automated routinely generated reports, queries, and analytic datasets to the project team, the donor, ministries of health (MOH), andkey stakeholders.
  • Supports efforts to develop robust, user-friendly, high-quality interfaces for data visualization.
  • Facilitates increased data use across the project for program monitoring and evaluation.
  • Coordinates the preparation of regular and ad-hoc data products.
  • Collaborates with and supports requests to examine data in key content areas.
  • Facilitates analysis for program M&E using routinely collected service delivery data.
  • Generates summary reports for reporting and program M&E.
  • Supports the developmentandimplementationanalysistrainingforICAPstaffandpartners.
  • Proactively maintains knowledge of recent developments such as “big data” analytics applications and data visualization.
  • Performs other related duties as required.


Advanced Degree in Public Health, Demography, Geography, Statistics, Computer Science, Information Management, or related discipline.

Experience, Skills, and Qualifications:

  • 1-2 years of experience managing and analyzing large databases and experience with advanced statistical analysis.
  • Demonstrated experience working with SQL, HTML, Java Framework and tools, Microsoft Office Applications, PHP, and database-driven website development.
  • Demonstrated experience with Power Bior Tableau.
  • Experience in the design, implementation, and management of health monitoring and evaluation systems in low-resource settings.
  • Excellent English verbal and written communication skills.

Travel Requirements:


Application Closing Date

20th March, 2023 (W. Central Africa Standard Time).

How to Apply

Interested and qualified candidates should:

Click here to apply online


  • The position is contingent upon the availability of grant funding. Columbia University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer.
  • It does not discriminate against employees or applicants for employment on the basis of race, color, sex, gender, religion, creed, national and ethnic origin, age, citizenship, status as a perceived or actual victim of domestic violence, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, status as a Vietnam era or disabled veteran, or any other legally protected status.