Data Analyst

Date Posted: Nov. 4, 2022, 5:18 a.m.

UN Habitat

Job Description


The consultant will work in the Knowledge and Innovation Branch, under the direct supervision of the Chief of the Data and Analytics Section. She/he will be responsible for the following tasks:

  • Organize and coordinate data collection and validation workshops in Mombasa
  • Coordinate the field data collection process and Key Informant Interviews.
  • Supervise local data collection teams, support analysis and interpretation
  • Contribute to validation of UMF statistical data from city stakeholders
  • Support the development of workshop reports, city profiles and final project report.

Qualifications/special skills

  • A first degree or equivalent in Statistics, Demography, Economics, Actuarial Sciences, or any other closely related field is required.
  • At least five years of progressive experience as a researcher/analyst working on a broad range of urban issues at the local, national and international levels including in analysis of large datasets (e.g. DHS, MICS, LSMS), summarizing and presenting large quantities of statistics on human settlements using relevant computer software is required
  • Experience publishing in high-impact peer-reviewed journals; Familiarity with the UN system; Some level of knowledge of and experience working with the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) is highly desirable.


For this consultancy, fluency in oral and written English is required. Although not a requirement, knowledge of any other UN language will be an advantage.

How To Apply

Interested and qualified candidates should make their applications via the link Jobs at UN Habitat

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