Position title: Statistician

Position Summary:

The incumbent is based in headquarters of GRAAM and responsible to carry out the statistical operations of all the programs of the organization

Reports to – Executive Director – GRAAM
Supervised by – Head – Research
Position s directly Supervised by the incumbent – Data Entry Operators

Specific Requirements

Education / Professional Qualification:
Post Graduate preferably in Statistics with strong Knowledge in application of statistical technics and tools with relevant experience in the similar work area.

Skill Requirements

  • 3 years of related experience preferred
  • Clear understanding of the research process acquired through both practical and academic experience.
  • Demonstrated quantitative/qualitative analysis skills
  • Strong ability to use MS Office and Internet
  • Knowledge of the Statistical Package for the Social Sciences (SPSS) / STATA is must
  • Previous experience of handling assignments with minimum supervision
  • Should be a team player
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills in Kannada and English

Description of Duties / Responsibilities

Primary:

  • Analyze and interpret data of different research activities of the organization
  • Prepare analysis plans and writes detailed specifications for analysis files, consistency checks, tables, and figures
  • Compiles reports, charts, and tables using suitable statistical methods
  • Interprets, analyze and writes statistical sections of study reports
  • Perform meta-analyses by pooling data from several studies
  • Communicates with team and external agencies regarding statistical analysis issues
  • Verify statistical programs, statistical results, and data sets used in statistical section of technical documents
  • Provides suggestion to the research team in planning research from the statistical perspective
  • Provides support to different researchers of GRAAM in handling and analyzing data
  • Procures and analyses secondary data
  • Managing dynamic data bank which shall support the researchers in developing research proposals and reports
  • Should be able to visit field and independently carry out field data collection / research as and when required
  • Should take up independent research projects
  • Does data validation on the field to ensure accuracy of data enumeration
  • Must have excellent verbal and written communication skills to explain statistical research results and forecasts
  • Develop and manage systems to handle and store research data in a secured and appropriate manner.
  • Any other related assignments may be entrusted by the reporting authority

Secondary:

  • Develop and implement short term training courses on social research and using statistical package like SPSS etc.
  • Involves in training and teaching assignments of the organization. 20% of the total time is expected to be dedicated towards this.

Application Process

Mail your applications to HR team at careers@graam.org.in

Three years of experience in similar job is a must for all the positions

Last date for submitting your job application 26th November 2018.

Remuneration: Salary will commensurate with qualifications and relevant experience.