Nourishing Africa is seeking to employ a passionate Data and Research Analyst to join its team of young, dynamic professionals working to transform the agri-food industry in Africa.
The Data and Research Analyst will be responsible for a new research project at Nourishing Africa. The Data and Research Analyst will develop and implement the research methodology, gather and analyze data using statistical methods, maintain and constantly improve the quality of data, and present the results of research in visually appealing formats.
We are looking for candidates who are self-motivated, committed to excellence, with a passion for the agriculture sector.
Below are key qualifications that we require:
●Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university in statistics, data analytics, research, economics, or in any other related area.
●Work experience as a data analyst or in a related field.
●Proven experience in research design and implementation.
●Experiences conducting multi-stakeholder research projects.
●Ability to be work independently and with cross-functional teams.
●Ability to work with stakeholders to conduct primary and secondary research.
●Demonstrated experience in handling and interpreting large data sets and relational databases.
●Familiarity with data modelling
●Experience with database tools such as SQL, Tableau, SAS, and/or Python
● Excellent data visualization skills.
● Top-notch structured report writing skills.
● Outstanding written and verbal communication skills.
● Experience working with diverse populations
● Excellent planning and organization skills
● Excellent interpersonal, presentation and negotiation skills
● Excellent problem solving and attention to detail
● Proficient in MS office suite
Method of Application:
Qualified and interested applicants are to send the following to email@example.com with Data and Research Analyst as the subject of the mail.
●A full CV, including educational and professional qualifications, a full employment history showing the more significant positions, responsibilities held, and relevant achievements.
●A cover letter of not more than 1 page.
Only eligible candidates will be contacted. Women are strongly encouraged to apply.