Call for applications for the position of open data expert for the Ministry of Digital Transformation of Ukraine

East Europe Foundation, within the framework of the USAID/UK Aid Project Transparency and Accountability in Public Administration and Services (TAPAS), announces a competition for the position of open data expert for the Ministry of Digital Transformation of Ukraine.

Key responsibilities and ​​tasks:

  • Analyze current legislation regulating the field of open data.
  • Implementation of EU regulations, and preparation of legislation.
  • Develop recommendations for improving existing open data sets.
  • Conduct meetings with interested public sector and civil society representatives to develop recommendations for improving the quality of open data.
  • Evaluate the quality of open data of information managers.
  • Identify and resolve data quality problems.
  • Analytical support for projects implemented by the Ministry of Digital Transformation of Ukraine regarding open data.
  • Prepare materials for communication specialists for the purpose of publishing news about open data on the Ministry’s resources.
  • Develop strategies, plans, documents based on data.
  • Collect and process information and data, monitor international experience in the field of open data.
  • Conduct training on open data.
  • Present work results publicly and/or among partners.
  • Work with contractors in the field of research and analytics (support for tenders, selection, task setting, performance control).
  • Prepare visualization materials, in particular dashboards.

Qualification requirements:

  • more than three (3+) years of work experience;
  • confirmed experience of successful management and product development;
  • skills in Tableau, BI, Data Studio, etc. will be an advantage;
  • the ability to prepare projects of normative legal acts will be an advantage;
  • work in the field of open data will be an advantage;
  • higher education in the field of Law, Public Administration, Economics, Journalism or other relevant fields.

Skills and сompetencies:

  • strong analytical skills with experience in data analysis, user research, and converting insights into actionable product strategies;
  • advanced communication and presentation skills with the ability to effectively communicate complex concepts to technical and non-technical stakeholders;
  • knowledge of the English language at an above-average level.

To apply for the position, please send your motivation letter and resume to indicating “Open Data Expert” in the subject line by December 27, 2023.