Knowledge Management Officer at World Health Organization (WHO)


Knowledge Management Officer at World Health Organization (WHO)

We are the directing and coordinating authority on international health within the United Nations’ system. We do this by: providing leadership on matters critical to health and engaging in partnerships where joint action is needed; shaping the research agenda and stimulating the generation, translation and dissemination of valuable knowledge; setting norms and standards and promoting and monitoring their implementation; articulating ethical and evidence-based policy options; providing technical support, catalysing change, and building sustainable institutional capacity; and monitoring the health situation and assessing health trends. Leadership priorities For each 6-year programme of work priority areas are identified where our leadership is most needed.

  • Job Type: Full Time
  • Qualification: BA/BSc/HND
  • Experience: 10 years
  • Location: Abuja
  • Job Field: Data Science / Research 


Compile, collect and conduct dataanalysisfor reports from project implementation and for other program areas in the ULC cluster. Manage and monitor the central level National Health workforce registry; Prepare and design relevant data analysis and State HRH profile as periodic bulletin. Collaborate with the counterpart and stakeholders for periodic data compilation and validation Assist in production of other data summaries, special reports, publication of success stories and best practices or other communications to meet the ongoing requirement of the HRH project, ULC Cluster, or as required by Government and other professional staff Act as a liaison for data information Support Management Team and other related parties to prepare analysis of related documents as needed Assist and provide support, including appropriate training to the relevant staff in managing and analyzing data for decision making. Organize the information/policy data for public access (web-based application, email/HRH profile or bulletin) Ensure proper safety, storage and periodic back up of all data in cloud and hard disk. Support in collation and development of donor reports and other internal reports within the clusters Perform other related duties and responsibilities as required and assigned by supervisor and senior management.



  • Essential: Completion of secondary school education with in certificate training indata management related field.
  • Desirable: Degree in Biostatistics, Social sciences, Computer science or a relevant degree with strong data analysis and knowledge management component.


  • Essential: 10 years of experience in the field of knowledge management / health information/statistics, data analyses and management; familiarity with government structure and procedures
  • Desirable: Experience in data management in WHO or another UN agency an asset.


  • Strong analytical skills to identify critical issuesand knowledge of data base system, image processing, mapping, web technologyand related matters;Good writing and communication skills;Knowledge and practical experience of knowledge management and other specialized applications as well as familiarity with the latest technological developments related to field and web applications;Ability to work independently and in team settingAbility to work in harmony with national/international staff of WHO and Ministry of HealthAbility to prepare good presentations and write clear reports.

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