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Statistical Coordination & Methods Director -KNBS

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Nairobi, Kenya

2 weeks ago


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Job Purpose: Reporting to the Director General, the job holder will be responsible for planning, implementing and coordinating activities in the Statistical Coordination and Methods Directorate. Key Responsibilities Coordinating, monitoring and supervising National Statistical Systems (NSS)programmes; Undertaking research on specialized statistical areas and new areas of statistics methodology; Promoting the use of best practices and methods in the production and dissemination of statistical information across the National Statistical System (NSS); Establishing Statistical standards and assessing the quality of statistics produced; Qualifications Must have at least ten (10) years working experience in Statistics, of which three (3) years should have been at the level of a Senior manager or equivalent position; Must have a Bachelors’ degree in Statistics; Mathematics; Economics or any other related disciplines from a recognized institution; Must have a Master’s degree in Statistics; Mathematics; Economics or any other related disciplines from a recognized institution; Must have a Certificate in Strategic Leadership Development Program from a recognized institution lasting not less than six (6) week; Certificate in computer applications from a recognized institution; How to Apply Applicants should fill and submit hard copies of the employment application form Ref. 93-1-6, which is available on the KNBS website www.knbs.or.ke 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 Chairperson, Board of Directors Kenya National Bureau of Statistics P. O. Box 30266 – 00100 Real Towers, Upper Hill, 4th floor Hospital Road NAIROBI KENYA NATIONAL BUREAU OF STATISTICS IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. MINORITIES AND MARGINALIZED GROUPS ARE ENCOURAGED TO APPLY

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