Statistical Analyst Job in Kenya

Statistical Analyst


Reports to: Assistant Director, Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation

Gross Salary: Kshs. 64,614 per month

Duration: Three (3) years’ contract

Job purpose

The position is responsible for collecting, analyzing, and interpreting data related to human rights issues.

Key Responsibilities

Assist in the collection of data from various sources, including government reports, NGOs, field investigations, and surveys.

Maintain data integrity by ensuring accurate and up-to-date information is obtained.

Clean, format, and preprocess data to ensure it is consistent, accurate, and ready for analysis.

Verify and validate data to resolve inconsistencies or errors.

Conduct basic statistical analysis to identify trends and patterns in human rights data.

Generate descriptive reports and data visualizations to help the team and decision-makers understand the findings.

Maintain and update the organization’s data repository.

Organize data in a structured manner for easy retrieval and analysis.

Prepare and maintain comprehensive documentation of data sources, methodologies, and analysis procedures.

Assist in literature reviews and background research on human rights issues.

Collaborate with the research team to support their projects with data insights.

Contribute to the preparation of reports, briefs, and presentations summarizing findings for internal and external stakeholders.

Work closely with other teams within the organization to ensure data-driven decision-making and integration of human rights data into advocacy efforts.

Key Qualifications, Skills and Competencies

Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field such as data science, statistics, social sciences, or a related discipline.

One (1) year solid experience in data analysis or research especially related to human rights issues.

Strong analytical and critical thinking skills.

Proficiency in data analysis software and tools (e.g., Excel, SPSS, STRATA, R, Python, or other statistical software).

Knowledge of data visualization techniques and tools.

Strong attention to detail and commitment to data accuracy and integrity.

Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.

Passion for human rights and a commitment to the organization’s mission.

Knowledge of international human rights frameworks and instruments is beneficial.

Familiarity with data management and database systems.

Meet the requirement of Chapter Six of the Constitution of Kenya.

How To Apply

If you possess the above qualifications, please submit a clear application letter, complete and updated Curriculum Vitae that includes your valid contact a copy of national ID electronically through by 27th October 2023 indicating the correct title and reference number as the subject of the email.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.