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  • Posted: Jun 11, 2024
    Deadline: Jun 21, 2024
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    Kenya National Bureau of Statistics (KNBS) is a corporate body established under the Statistics Act (2006). It is the principal Government agency responsible for the collection, compilation, analysis, publication and dissemination of official statistical information and its custody.
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    Manager – Data Processing

    Job Purpose:

    • Reporting to the Director, Statistical Coordination and Methods, the jobholder will be responsible for planning and implementing activities in the Statistical Coordination and Methods Directorate.

    Key responsibilities

    • Designing a guide/template for the development of Analysis and Tabulation
    • Plans of censuses and surveys;
    • Designing and developing data capture systems;
    • Designing, developing and reviewing data collection instruments for various statistics;
    • Analysing data and generating tables for various analytical reports;
    • Developing and maintaining databases for various censuses and surveys;
    • Archiving data from various censuses and surveys;
    • Participating in the development of data cleaning and edit specification guide;
    • Formatting the Economic Survey, Statistical abstract and other statistical publications;
    • Appraising staff in the Data Processing Section;
    • Developing and implementing budget, work plans and procurement plans for the section;
    • Implementing contract management activities within the section;
    • Identifying and reporting on staff training needs in the data processing section;
    • Implementing and updating the enterprise risk management register.
    • Undertaking any other duties lawfully assigned by the supervisor.

    Requirements for appointment

    • Must have served in the grade of Assistant Manager, Data Processing or equivalent position for a minimum period of three (3) years.
    • Bachelor Degree in any of the following disciplines; Statistics and Information Technology /Computer Science or any other related qualification from a recognized institution;
    • Must have a Master Degree in any of the following disciplines:- Statistics and Information Technology /Computer Science or any other related qualifications from a recognized institution;
    • Must have a Certificate in Strategic Leadership Development Program (SLDP) lasting not less than six (6) weeks or related qualification from a recognized institution;
    • Must have a Certificate in data processing packages such as CSPro, SPSS, STATA, SAS, R;
    • Must have analytical, financial and Human Resource Management skills;
    • Must be able to work in a collaborative team environment; 

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    Librarian

    Job Purpose: Reporting to the Assistant Manager, Library Services, the jobholder will be responsible for undertaking activities in the Library Services Section.

    Key responsibilities

    • Charging and discharging library materials;
    • Verifying newly acquired library materials;
    • Accessioning library information materials;
    • Shelving and shelf arrangement;
    • Providing user education and information literacy services;
    • Preparing subscriptions for different information resources;
    • Conducting information searches and retrievals;
    • Preserving and conserving information resources;
    • Cataloguing and classifying information resources;
    • Compiling user profiles;
    • Ensuring Library Information Services are in conformity with international standards;
    • Digitizing information resources;
    • Requisitioning library information resources;
    • Indexing, cataloguing and classifying library resources; and
    • Preparing and submitting library reports.
    • Undertaking any other duties lawfully assigned by the supervisor.

    Requirements for appointment

    • Must have a Bachelor Degree in Library and information Studies;
    • Information Sciences; Technology in Information Science or any other related qualifications from a recognized institution;
    • Must have Certificate in computer applications from a recognized institution. 

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    Assistant Statistician, Field Services

    Job Purpose: Reporting to the County Statistics Officer, the jobholder will be responsible for undertaking activities in the Field Office.

    Key responsibilities

    • Dispatching and receiving questionnaires;
    • Following-up on non-responses from data providers;
    • Collecting, collating, coding, capturing and classifying data;
    • Capturing data into statistical applications;
    • Maintaining checklists of data providers;
    • Identifying and locating statistical units of enumeration;
    • Carrying out pre-tests and piloting of data collection instruments;
    • Printing questionnaires, archiving and retrieving completed returns;
    • Updating county specific sampling frames;
    • Preparing census databases for selection of sampling units;
    • Listing field sampling units;
    • Distributing sampling frame materials;
    • Capturing data for developed and updated sampling units;
    • Editing and updating records in the sampling frame database;
    • Retrieving sampling units records;
    • Undertaking any other duties lawfully assigned by the supervisor.

    Requirements for appointment

    • Must have a Diploma in any of the following disciplines:- Statistics; Economics; Actuarial Science; Mathematics or any other related qualifications from a recognized institution;
    • Must have a Certificate in computer applications from a recognized institution

    Method of Application

    • Interested and qualified persons are requested to complete the online employment application form Ref. KNBS/F/93/29.
    • Applications must be received not later than 5.00p.m on 21st June, 2024
    Interested and qualified? Go to Kenya National Bureau of Statistics (KNBS) on docs.google.com to apply

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