Job Information GIS/IM Officer NGO Information
Contact Name HR
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Contract Duration
Governorate Baghdad
Job Shift
Nationality National
Working Hours Full Time
Posted 2019-12-04
Minimum Education Bachelor Degree
Degree Title
Minimum Experience 4 Year
Required Travel
Job Status
No Of Jobs 1
Published Date 2019-12-04
Deadline Date 2020-01-04
[Baghdad,Iraq ]

The GIS/IM Officer will be responsible for the HALO Information Management system. They will manage the Microsoft Access database and all GIS mapping associated using ArcGIS software and Google Earth. They will be responsible for managing all operations related data, ensuring mobile data collection in the field integrates with the operations database, data QA/QC, assisting with national and donor reporting, producing maps, and mentoring staff members in GIS and database.  Some IT support will also be required occasionally. 

 Responsibilities of the GIS/IM Officer:

  • Responsible for all operations related data
  • Enter and QA operational data, highlight and correct errors
  • QA all incoming information from the field
  • Help to resolve clerical errors from teams in the field to ensure accurate data entry
  • Produce GIS maps
  • Provide data and information for reporting to donors and national authority
  • Work with national authorities to ensure HALO is reporting accurately and effectively
  • Maintain and improve HALO’s GIS dataset(s)
  • Prepare statistical reports as directed
  • Conduct statistical/data analysis or GIS projects as directed by management
  • Maintain database backups
  • Provide GIS and database training to staff
  • Provide occasional IT and IM support to staff as appropriate
Qualifications & Preferred Skills
  • Iraqi national
  • Degree in GIS and/or database or related field
  • Fluency in Arabic and English
  • At least 4 years’ work experience with GIS
  • Experience with software (ArcGIS, Google Earth, MS Access, SQL queries, mobile data collection, IT, Office365)
  • Must be proficient in GIS
  • Understanding of Database systems
  • Work experience in humanitarian sector desirable
  • Good leadership and management skills
How To Apply

Interested candidates can send their CV and a cover letter addressing the selection criteria to Please use "GIS/IM Officer Application" in the email subject line.

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