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Research Methods/Data Analysis1

  • Company: *iHub_ Research
  • Deadline: Tuesday 20th December 2011
  • Location: Nairobi
Job Description

Position Type: Short Term Consultant

Availability: At least 30 hours/week within January 2012 – March 2012, with possible extension

Salary Range: Negotiable

Job Description:

As a consultant on research methods and data analysis, you’ll work on various social impact research projects within the iHub Research portfolio. We seek a talented, energized and motivated professional to support our organization.

Duties will include:

  • Developing research instruments and designing questionnaires
  • Creating research templates for organizational use
  • Developing measurable research indicators for various projects
  • Running analyses using qualitative and quantitative data collected in the field 

Required skills/qualifications: 

  • High levels of numeracy and confidence in using statistical techniques and information technology
  • Excellent communication skills and the initiative to work in the fast paced start-up environment
  • Attention to detail
  • Experience using SPSS, R, SAS or other relevant statistical analysis software
  • In-depth knowledge of statistical analyses including regression, comparative, and time series analyses
  • Master’s degree in relevant field  (e.g. Research Methods, Statistics, Data mining, etc.)
  • Fluent written and spoken English
  • Proficiency with MS Word, MS Outlook, and Excel 
  • Strong organizational skills

How to apply

Please send your CV and a cover letter to stating your interest and relevant qualifications for this position. Do not forget to include the name of the position for which you are applying. Do not apply if you do not meet the minimum requirements above.