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Tuesday, February 28, 2017
Data Analyst Job in Kenya
Our client is a full service research company providing the Pan African Market with suitable information solutions required to sustain the ever-growing economies in the continent.
In line with their vision to attain world-class standards as an efficient, customer oriented, quality driven information service provider, they are seeking to recruit a Data Analyst to be part of their versatile team.
Undertake research using primary and secondary source data. This includes but is not limited to: development of research and data analysis plans, surveys, data collection tools and interview protocols, key informant interview guides, focus group discussion guides, document collection and review, web searches and the collection of economic and social data.
Assist in writing and manage all data processing instructions for different datasets;
Assist in managing qualitative and quantitative data and provide substantial analysis;
Assist in designing research tools, such as surveys questions, focus group discussion guides, verification checklists, etc. that will feed into recommendations for programming;
Train field officers in data collection and in understanding and applying research tools and methods;
Help manage relationships with research firms contracted to implement data collection;
Work with external consultants on helping develop specific research tools and data analyses.
Apply standard quality control procedures to assure accuracy of studies and findings; Analyse findings and lessons learned and provide strategies for development of information via reports and briefs to stakeholders;
Provide specialist analysis of data including statistical modelling and multivariate regression analysis;
Help in the production of final reports, and fact check data and conclusions held within them.
Ensure all data is properly cleaned and coded
Qualifications and Experience
A minimum of a Masters level degree (or higher) in Research, Economics, Statistics or related field. Other relevant professional qualifications will be an added advantage.
At least three years’ experience in data processing and analysis;
Good verbal and written communication skills;
Fluent in English and Swahili. Familiarity with any other foreign language will be added advantage;
Intelligent, innovative and a team player;
Good computer literacy. Familiarity with SPSS, Ms Excel and other data processing software’s is a must;
Experience in project management;
Good presentation skills;
Strong multitasking abilities and able to meet deadlines.
High level of integrity
How to apply:
Send your application including a cover letter indicating your desire to work with our client; a detailed CV highlighting relevant experience, details of current and expected salary, a daytime phone contact, email address, and the names of three professional referees to: