Internal Position No.: 
41 of 2017

Role Summary

The successful applicant will assist with the development and maintenance of various statistical databases according to defined procedures effectively and efficiently in order for the Department to meet its objectives.

Main Responsibilities

  1. Collect, classify, code, and manipulate raw data to obtain various economic, financial and social indicators in a timely and competent manner.
  2. Maintain a series of linked spreadsheets and update economic, financial and social statistics databases in accordance with established procedures.
  3. Assist in preparation of statistical reports, publications and requests for statistical data to support the work of the unit.
  4. Assist in planning, testing and execution of surveys as required to support the work of the unit.
  5. Attend meetings, workshops and training sessions as instructed to ensure you are aware of any change in policies or procedures which may be relevant to your role.
  6. Supervise of assigned staff
  7. Perform any other related duties as required by Supervisor or any other senior officer in order to contribute to the effectiveness and efficiency of the Department.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Statistics or related field
  • One (1) to two (2) years’ working experience in a related area
  • Sound knowledge of Government structure, policies and procedures
  • Sound knowledge of applicable policies, regulations and laws
  • Sound knowledge of the use of standard office equipment
  • Good knowledge of computer programs used for analysing datasets i.e. Microsoft Access, Excel
  • Good knowledge of Statistical Package for Social Sciences (SPSS)
  • Good quantitative analysis
  • Sound interpersonal skills
  • Sound oral and written communication skills
  • Good analytical and decision making skills
  • Sound supervisory skills
Closing Date: 
Friday, 14 July 2017
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