Vacancies


Position : Senior Statistician: Agriculture
Reporting to : Manager: National Accounts
Duty station : NSA Head Office, Windhoek

Job Purpose
In close coordination with the Manager refines, plans and set up and conducts agricultural statistics surveys, data sourcing and analysis.
Produces agricultural statistics across indices that ensure alignment with user requirements. Conducts supplementary surveys and create
data funnels to industry and institutional sources to ensure continued relevance of data base and provides information to users to enable
decision making by users.

Key Performance Areas
• Agricultural and business register, methods,processes and procedures
• Agricultural statistics planning,implementation and coordination services
• Industrial and related statistics database integrity
• Data sourcing administration service
• Data/information integration in economics functions
• Agricultural and related statistics data and surveys and censuses reports releases
• Agricultural statistics analyses, reports,information and recommendations
• Agricultural statistics and related statistics training services
Job Requirements
• Bachelor Degree in Statistics, Mathematics or Economics. An Honours or Master’s Degree in these areas would be an advantage
• A total of 5 years work experience in statistical data collection and analysis or research environment

Skills Required
• Understanding of major statistical methods
• Understanding of inferential statistics
• Good understanding of economics
• Knowledge of Microsoft package and statistical software such as SPSS, CSpro and STATA
• Supervisory and leadership skills
• High level of accuracy

Interested candidates may submit their applications in writing, accompanied by a detailed CV and certified copies of relevant
educational qualifications as well as certificates of service confirming relevant /appropriate experience to: The Executive: Human
Resources, Namibia Statistics Agency, P 0 Box 2133, Windhoek Or hand delivered: 44 FGI House, Post Street Mall. No email and faxed
applications will be accepted.