Data Jobs - Research Officer - Statistician at Parliamentary Commission

Organisation: Parliamentary Commission
Duty Station: Kampala, Uganda
Reports to: Senior Research Officer - Statistics

About US:
The Parliamentary Commission of Uganda serves the following functions;
·         Appoint, promote and exercise disciplinary control over persons holding public office in Parliament;
·         Review the terms and conditions of service, standing orders, training and qualifications of persons holding office in Parliament;
·         Provide a Parliamentary reporting service;
·         Provide such other staff and facilities as are required to ensure efficient functioning of the Parliament;
·         To cause to be prepared in each financial year, estimates of revenue and expenditure for the next financial year; and
·         Make recommendations to Parliament, or with the approval of Parliament, determine the allowances payable and privileges available to the Speaker and Members of Parliament.

Job Summary: The Research Officer - Statistician will provide well-researched and analyzed information to the Members of Parliament, Committees and Staff

Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
·         Collect, collate, analyze, document and store research data/ information in line with field of position applied for (expertise and qualification);
·         Prepare and submit research reports and briefs to Parliamentary Committees, Members of Parliament and staff;
·         Design studies and analyze data in the Department of Research Services
·         Actively participate in the design, maintenance and management of research databases in the Department of Research Services
·         Initiate and participate in the designing of research proposals/ Concept papers ,work plans and Budgets for carrying out research activities;
·         Offer technical support to the Committees when conducting Parliamentary investigations;
·         Extract, analyze and compile Government assurances;
·         Keenly analyze bills and policies;
·         Regularly monitor and evaluate Government Projects /Programs.
·         Perform any other related duties as may be assigned from time to time.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
·         The applicant must hold an Honours Bachelor's Degree in Statistics from a recognized University/ institution
·         Ability to use appropriate computer software packages/applications, like SPSS, Epinfo
·         Excellent written and oral communication; report writing skills
·         Ability to conduct research
·         Broad knowledge and understanding of research methods
·         Good data analysis and analytical skills
·         Age: 21 years and above

How to Apply:
All suitably qualified Ugandans are encouraged to send updated Curriculum Vitae (CV) stating two referees; and certified copies of their academic certificates and transcripts. The applications should be addressed to the Secretary, Parliamentary Commission and posted to P.O. Box 7178 Kampala; or hand delivered to the Parliamentary Registry - Parliament Buildings, Room 112, 1st Floor, South Wing; Parliament of Uganda.

Deadline: Friday 2nd December, 2016 by 5:00pm

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