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Associate Statistician,P2


Nairobi Kenya

1 month ago

Job Description

Education A first-level university degree in statistics, mathematics, economics, sociology or related field. Work Experience A minimum of two years of progressively responsible experience in the area of Statistics, Data processing or urban planning or related field.No experience is required for candidates who have passed the United Nations Young Professionals Programme Examination (YPP), the United Nations Competitive Recruitment Examination (NCRE) or the General Service to Professional Examination (G to P). Languages English and French are the working languages of the United Nations Secretariat. For the position advertised, fluency in English is required. Knowledge of another official United Nations language is an advantage

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  1. Responsibilities Within delegated authority, the Associate Statistician will be responsible for the following duties: •Assists in designing, organizing, planning and managing the collection, evaluation, analysis, compilation and dissemination of statistical data
  2. •Assists in training and technical support on data collection programmes, country practices and other related information
  3. •Assists in the development or revision of standards on statistical concepts, definitions and classifications by performing methodological research
  4. •Prepares draft technical documents for international, intergovernmental and expert group meetings and assists in drafting relevant reports
  5. Contribute to the development of the NUA indicators framework and related indicators methodologies and approaches •Contribute to the preparation of the NUA quadrennial reports, compiling, reviewing data and preparing relevant tables, graphs and statistical tables and annexes

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