Deadline: 20 August, 2021

Location: Abuja, Nigeria

Marie Stopes International Organisation Nigeria (MSION) is seeking to fill the role of Senior Data Analyst.
The organisation provides reproductive health care and allied services in over 30 countries.
  • Support the management information systems (MIS) head
  • Support head of MIS in training MSION personnel to use MIS systems
  • Strengthen the capacity of all users at state, region and country office on various MIS, data entry checks, data validation and performance reviews through training and coaching, virtual and in-person, and technical support (this may require travel to regional offices)
  • Provide timely user support for data entry, retrieval, and analyses
  • Archive and maintain routine performance reports and relevant RME documentation
  • Support head of MSI in providing timely resolution of technical challenges and bugs
  • Monitor and audit data quality
  • Support the monitoring and consolidation of data validation tools, processes, and templates
  • Support the monitoring and evaluation team in conducting monthly data entry reviews and validation
  • Manage and track user access to the database, document and track facility addition requests and data entry lock exceptions
  • Reconcile any data discrepancies with month-end adjustments
  • Support routine data validation audits and ensure implementation and feedback on findings
  • Support the head of MIS in completing analysis of routine performance and survey data to identify trends
  • Interpret the analysis of data to put forward recommendations which can offer ways to improve operations and business decision making
  • Conduct secondary analyses of routine and survey data to gain insights into MSION’s programmes and operations
  • Configure research tools on ODKs for mobile data collection
  • Support the reconciliation and adjustments between the various MIS and ensure data attains 100 percent congruency
  • Support the head of MIS to ensure the MIS continues to meet the organisation’s needs including initiating necessary adjustments of the configuration in consultation with key stakeholders and review processes and data use
  • Support the development of deployment business tools to improve efficiency in non-profit and social marketing sectors of MSION
  • Develop automated systems to respond to the fast-paced activities and decision-making processes


  • Degree in Statistics, Mathematics, Computer Science, I.T., Management Information Systems, or a related field
  • Advanced Microsoft Office 365 skills and high proficiency in management information systems
  • One year, minimum, of experience in data analysis, business analysis or a similar area
  • Good team player with interpersonal skills
  • Ability to conduct evidence synthesis and influence learning in MSION
  • Strong analytical skills and ability to interpret complex data and present in a user-friendly manner
  • Proficiency in Excel, SPSS/Stata and Power BI (desirable)

To apply and for more information, click here.

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