Company Description

Mitsio Motu is a company specialised in data collection and analysis to facilitate the development and deployment of essential services (energy, water, connectivity, hygiene, public transport & logistics, health, education, agricultural value chains) in underserved areas in Sub-Saharan Africa and Europe.

We support Governments in optimising their resources and budgets through rigorous analysis of quantitative, qualitative and geographic data. We are a vertically integrated company, specialists in collecting information.

Mitsio Motu is headquartered in Paris, with a subsidiary in Nigeria, which has a total of 15 full and part-time employees. Since 2018, Mitsio Motu has carried out more than 40 missions in 7 countries (France, Senegal, Nigeria, Togo, Benin, Sierra Leone, Uganda) on account of twenty clients operating in different sectors.

Job description

Type of contract:

  • Full time internship
  • 6 months from mid-April 2021
  • Competitive salary according to profile
  • International transport, housing, health insurance, field travel cost, will be covered


  • Processing, aggregation and analysis of complex and multi sectoral databases (cartographic, topological, electrical, hydraulic, forestry, etc.)
  • Research, test and improve innovative and dynamic methodologies and tools on data collection and analysis
  • Develop complex questionnaires focused on sectors such as education, health, electricity, hygiene etc ...
  • Management of data cleaning and online data collection teams
  • Development and monitoring of dashboard and performance indicators
  • Interaction with technical teams to set up dynamic analysis tools, and operational teams to adapt methodologies
  • Writing of analysis notes
  • Write notes, reports on public policies implemented or in the process of being implemented on the place of data in development projects in Africa

Required profile:

  • Strong analytical skills, both quantitative and qualitative, proven in previous projects
  • Ability to manage teams
  • Entrepreneurial spirit, autonomous and curious, inclined to propose and set up initiatives to optimise the work of the entire company
  • Projection capacity to define the company’s long term strategic axes
  • Ability to prioritise and plan for the short, medium and long term
  • Open to African cultures and societies
  • Resilience and adaptation, especially in emergency situations
  • Interested in the issues and challenges of data and infrastructure development in rural, peri-urban and urban areas

Key skills:

  • French (Fluent)
  • English (C1)
  • Proficiency in data analysis tools such as Suite Office, Database Management Systems, SQL, QGIS, ArcGIS, R, Python, Stata, PowerBI, Tableau…)
  • Understanding of technical issues specific to some of the sectors covered is a plus
  • Interested in the issues and challenges of data and infrastructure development in rural, peri-urban and urban areas

Recruitment process:

  1. First contact HR phone call
  2. Motivational and personality interview, via an online platform
  3. Test interview
  4. Interview with the Managing team

How you should apply:

Send your resume and cover letter to:, and cc:


As soon as possible