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Statistical Assistants Jobs in Kenya - Labour Statistics - Production

Kenya National Bureau of Statistics (KNBS) is a corporate body established under the Statistics Act (2006). It is the principal Government agency responsible for the collection, compilation, analysis, publication and dissemination of official statistical information and its custody. 

It also oversees the coordination, supervision and development of programmes within the National Statistical System.

Kenya National Bureau of Statistics invites applications from suitably qualified and experienced individuals with excellent credentials to fill the following positions:

Job Title: Statistical Assistant, Labour Statistics (Production)
KNBS: Level 7
Ref: KNBS/ SALSP/17/2016
No. of Posts: 2
Job Purpose: Reporting to the Senior Officer, Labour Statistics the Statistical Assistant, Labour Statistics will be responsible for Data collection.
Key Responsibilities
  • Collecting monthly retail prices from outlets in an assigned data collection zone;
  • Entering paper assisted personal interview (PAPI) data into a computer and/ or in a tablet for computer assisted personal interviews (CAPI)
  • Editing and validating data;
  • Collecting data on International Comparison Program and other price statistics surveys;
  • Conducting Interviews in Households and Establishment Based Surveys;
  • Conducting follow-ups with a view to obtaining statistical returns;
  • Any other duties as may be assigned by the Senior Officer, Labour Statistics.
Requirements for Appointment
  • Diploma in Statistics OR Ten (10) years experience as an Enumerator, OR Certificate in Statistics from a recognized institution with three (3) years progressive track record in statistical work in a public or a key private sector institution;
  • Must possess basic computer skills;
  • Must be able to work in a collaborative team environment;
  • Must demonstrate good communication and inter personal skills;
  • Must meet the requirements of chapter six (6) of the Constitution of Kenya 2010
How to Apply

Applicants should fill and submit hard copies of the employment application form Ref. 93-1-6 which is available HERE on the KNBS website accompanied by copies of academic, professional and other relevant certificates, transcripts and testimonials. 

The reference number for the post applied for should be clearly marked on the envelope and addressed to:

The Director General
Kenya National Bureau of Statistics
P. O. Box 30266 – 00100
Herufi House, 1st Floor, Room 102

Applications must be received not later than 29th September, 2016 and only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Director General
Kenya National Bureau of Statistics

Kenya National Bureau of Statistics is an equal opportunity employer.

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