Shelter For Life

Services , Sénégal

Shelter For Life

Services , Sénégal

Data quality and Assurance officer

  • Lieu de travail Sénégal
  • Date d'expiration 01 Février 2022
  • Niveau de poste Confirmé / Expérimenté
  • Secteur d'activité Services
  • Niveau d'étude (diplome) Baccalauréat
  • Nombre de postes 01
  • Type de contrat CDD ou Mission


Job description

Data Quality and Assurance Officer

Shelter for Life International (SFL) is a humanitarian organization with more than 30 years of experience in the international humanitarian field. SFL specializes in infrastructure reconstruction, agricultural development, food security and the application of microcredit. An approach that remains culturally sensitive, emphasizes community participation, and uses appropriate technology as an integral part of all SFL projects and programs. SFL's mission is to demonstrate God's love by enabling people to rebuild their communities and restore their lives. For more information, see our website:


SFL plans to implement a six-year program in Senegal, Gambia and Guinea-Bissau to develop and improve the value chain linkages needed to support an integrated regional cashew nut trade network. The proposed program will consider these links in four program components: (1) market infrastructure, (2) financial services, (3) market access and connections and (4) good agricultural practices. The program "Linking infrastructure, finance and cashew nut farms" will create sustainable trade infrastructure, improve access to financial services, organize and train small farmers to increase their production and negotiating capacity and strengthen the capacity of local processors to add value to nuts in the cashew production area in West Africa.



SFL seeks an experienced professional for the position of Data Quality Officer, to be based in Ziguinchor.

Data Quality and Assurance Officer will be responsible for quality and integrity of data especially focused on digital data in Guinea-Bissau and Gambia. You will develop the design and execution of data quality processes, including the implementation of a data audits, data quality and assurance tools and processes across the organization for all internal and external stakeholders. Following the implementation of the data quality processes, will work on its ongoing QA operations and be responsible for the quality and integrity of the digital data across processes systems.


In close consultation with the BIM and the COP/Country Director, the DQO officer will:

·         Requirement gathering for new or updated component business processes and report submission to BIM for consideration or development.

·         Provide field support to field data collection personnel and LIFFT-on the LIFFT-UP platform and troubleshoot their field data collection devices.

·         Develop, maintain, and test data collection forms

·         Data entry and cleaning including creation, updating and deletion of component metrics data in accordance to the component indicators.

·         Define KPIs and dashboards to track data quality for all components

·         Resolve operational issues related to data quality and ensure it will get addressed on time and will not occur again

·         Work closely with all components and define data quality measures

·         Implement and test data quality rules and detect data quality issues

·         Develop and manage data quality dashboards and its distribution and proactively monitor the execution of the data quality processes and communicate the results

·         Unlocking user accounts or resetting passwords due to user forgetfulness.

·         Helping users develop or fine-tune reports and dashboards so they yield meaningful metrics.

·         Run and store the weekly snapshot (data export) of the system data and attachments, including all history tables.  Keep the snapshots for at least 90 days

·         LIFFT-UP in person and teleconferencing training user training

·         Develop and maintain and update user training guides

·         Support the Administration Department with Network and IT support

·         Monthly Data Quality and Insight report.

·         Other duties and responsibilities as required by direct supervisor.

Position Qualifications and Competencies/Required Profile:

·         BSc degree in Computer Science or related field.

·         Proven Data Management Skills including Data Entry and Cleaning

·         2+ years of experience in a humanitarian organization, including one year of international experience.

·         Proven Network administration experience.

·         Knowledge of diagnostic practices and troubleshooting techniques in the servicing and repair of computers and peripherals.

·         Fluency in Portuguese and English.


Added Advantage:

·         Knowledge of network management tools and equipment (routers, servers, switches, firewalls, laptops, tablets, and various operating systems).

·         Previous experience Microsoft Office 365 and Salesforce.


This position is only open for Guinea-Bissau, Senegal and Gambia nationals.

SFL is interested in candidates whose professional ethics, values and determination to achieve impact are evident and aligned with organizational priorities.


Additional Notes:

·         A minimum of 12+ months commitment to live and work in Guinea-Bissau is required.

·         Is comfortable with frequent travel, particularly within the SeGaBi region.


Please send your CV/resume and cover letter to with the subject line: “DQO 2021 JOBID-A901GB”. Applications must be in English. Please include your name in the title of all attached documents. In your resume, the work experience should be presented chronologically and should contain sufficient details to enable the technical review team to evaluate the qualifications and experience. The CV/resume should include the name, telephone number, and email of at least two references who do not work for the candidate’s current employee

Women's applicants are strongly encouraged.


Closing Date: 22nd November  2021



  • Lieu de travail Sénégal
  • Date d'expiration 01 Février 2022
  • Niveau de poste Confirmé / Expérimenté
  • Secteur d'activité Services
  • Niveau d'étude (diplome) Baccalauréat
  • Nombre de postes 01
  • Type de contrat CDD ou Mission

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