3 Statistician Job Opportunities – Uganda Bureau of Statistics (UBOS)

Organisation: Uganda Bureau of Statistics (UBOS)
Duty Station: Kampala, Uganda
Reports to: Statistician-SS
About US:
The Uganda Bureau of Statistics (UBOS) is a semi-autonomous
body established by the Uganda Bureau of Statistics Act, 1998, to promote the
production of reliable official statistics and ensure the development and
maintenance of the National Statistical System (NSS). The mandate of the Bureau
is the production, coordination and dissemination of official statistics. The
Bureau intends to conduct The Baseline Education Census (BEC) 2020.
Key Duties and Responsibilities:  
Draft Questionnaires and Manuals for the
Baseline Education Census
Draft the tabulation plan
Draft the editing guidelines
Test the data application programme with IT
Run preliminary tables
Conduct secondary data editing from the office
Supervise the data editors
Participate in the drafting of the report for
the BEC
Compile activity reports on the BEC
Compile accountabilities
Take minutes during meetings whenever called

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
The applicants for the Uganda Bureau of
Statistics (UBOS) Statistician jobs should at least hold a Bachelors Degree in Statistics, or related
field, Uganda Advanced Certificate of Education with Credit in Mathematics and
English at O level.
Three to four years of work experience in
managing large dataset and analysis
Prior use of computers or other digital devices
for data collection is an added advantage.
Computer literacy
Strong numerical and analytical skills
Good inter-personal skills.
Strong communication skills.
Leadership and team dynamics skills; and
Presentation skills
Should be physically fit and able to walk long
Knowledge of data management programmes like
How to Apply:
All qualified candidates should apply online through our application
system at the link below.
Hardcopies shall not be accepted.
All applicants must attach relevant soft copies
of academic transcripts, certificates and relevant appointment letters. (PDF
copies maximum 10MB).
Only shortlisted candidates shall be contacted.
All tendered in documents shall be verified with the relevant authorities. Any
falsification of documents will lead to prosecution and any form of lobbying
and canvassing will lead to automatic disqualification.
Deadline: 24th
January, 2020 by 5pm.
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