The African Population and Health Research Center (APHRC) is a leading pan-African research institution headquartered in Nairobi, Kenya, that conducts high quality policy-relevant research on population, health, education, urbanization and related development issues across Africa. APHRC actively engages policymakers and other key stakeholders to help ensure decision-making across the continent is informed by rigorous evidence-based research. APHRC, under the Education and Youth Empowerment Unit seeks to recruit a temporary Data Analyst for a period of two months.
Data cleaning including doing all required consistency checks;
Document data sets according to the APHRC guidelines on data documentation, archiving and sharing;
Clean syntax files for research staff to use in creating various data sets;
Perform descriptive statistical analysis of data and present in tables and graphs;
Document descriptive statistics syntax.
Qualifications and Experience
A recent Master’s degree graduate in statistics, biostatistics or equivalent in a relevant area
Knowledge of statistical software’s – preferably STATA
Advanced competency in Microsoft packages (Word, PowerPoint, and Excel).
Interested candidates are encouraged to apply through our recruitment portal http://hrs.aphrc.org by November 5, 2017. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Cover letters should be addressed to:
The Human Resources Officer
African Population and Health Research Center, Inc
APHRC Campus, Manga Close, off Kirawa Road, Kitisuru
P. O. Box 10787-GPO, Nairobi
APHRC is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to the protection of children