Vacancy Details

9523 - Data Manager

Location: UAE - Dubai
Closing Date 14-Oct-2021
About the Role

We, at GEMS International School, are looking for a qualified and experience Data and Innovation Specialist to join us on an immediate basis.

If you are excited to join a world class school and are driven to provide Technical Support at an exceptional level, this may be the ideal role for you.

Duties and responsibilities include but not limited to:

  • Collect, curate, and interpret various data sources from difference school systems
  • Organize, interpret and present data to users in a manner appropriate to users' skill set
  • Act as the first point of contact between the school and standardized testing providers including MAP, CAT4, PIRLS, Panorama etc.
  • Work closely with administrative assistants in planning and scheduling testing sessions
  • Work closely with the IT department to provide needed support during the testing process
  • Plan and organize usage of the schools ISAMS Student Information System
  • Provide training and support as needed to various stakeholder groups in the use of the system, including in-service training for new teachers
  • Work closely with divisional admin and counselors on the generation of report cards and transcripts
  • Assist with other academic systems at the school such as Managebac, Toddle, etc.


The ideal candidate will have:

  • At least 2 years experience in a similar role
  • Degree in Computer Science, Technical Communications, Information Systems, or related field





About Your Benefits

An excellent remuneration package is on offer to successful candidates, including the following

  • Competitive tax free salary
  • Comprehensive Private Medical Insurance
  • Annual flights
  • Working permit and residence visa
  • Tuition fee concession
About GEMS

Trusted for over 55 years and now a third generation education family, GEMS Education began in a single school room in Dubai. Today, we have the privilege of educating over 190,000 students from over 176 countries through GEMS owned and managed schools globally; over 270,000 students access resources through our services division; and we will impact 20 million by 2020 students through the initiatives of our Charity partner Varkey Foundation.

About the School

GEMS International School, Dubai Hills, opened in September, 2013, as a premier school offering the International Baccalaureate (IB) programme.

With a strong multicultural student body and faculty of over 93 nationalities, we educate our students on the importance of acceptance, respect, appreciation and understanding. Through developing these core personal and social skills, and maintaining the GEMS Education ethos of learning, ambition and philanthropy, our students become true global citizens.

Our community is known for its warmth and inclusivity, with student leadership and responsibility (at all ages) highly valued. Our school is committed to digital citizenship. Our Bring Your Own Device program and dedicated Digital Learning Coaches enable students to discover ways that technology can assist and enhance their learning. Our students are not the only learners: our faculty is dedicated to self-improvement and sharing best practice through the highest levels of professional development.
About Application Process
If you meet the criteria and you are enthusiastic about the role, we would welcome your application. To complete the application you would need the following document(s):
1. Resume/CV
Important Note : GEMS Education is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all of its students. Applicants will be required to submit a current police criminal clearance check or equivalent from their home country or current country of residence prior to appointment.