Vacancy Announcement: Social Statistics Consultant

S/No Job Title Social  Statistics Consultant
1 Department Directorate of Statistics
2 Assignment Location Ministry of Planning, Investment and Economic Development(MoPIED)
3 Duration 6 Months
4 Reporting To Statistics Director
5 Supervisory Responsibility Head of Social Statistics
6 Job Purpose The aim of this position is to maintain and enhance the organization’s strategic plan of the Directorate of National Statistics. Project development capabilities. The position further aims at improving quality management information and evidence-based organizational decision-making. The incumbent is responsible for designing the developmental project for the strategy and is designed to support policy researches and dialogues, and provide quality inputs to policy formulation and revision.
7 Duties and Responsibilities Social Head of National Statistics will be responsible for:

·       Develop MoPIED, Directorate of Statistics strategic plan through a consultative and participatory process.

·       Prepare statistical indicators of the needed surveys for  NDPs and SDGs

·       Support capacity development through coordination of technical assistance to implement National Statistics development plan.

·       Work closely national partnership group for statistics to provide coordinated support mechanism for all statistical activities

·       Advice national authorities and development partners on methods of national statistical system.

·       Review national statistical systems and data management.

·       Train national statistical staff on statistical methodology and data collection systems and management.

·       Develop data collection tools and provide appropriate guidance national statistical staff to insure data quality in a timely manner.

·       Design monitoring and evaluation frame works for the implementation national statistical development  plan strategy

·       Set up appropriate mechanism relationship between statistical producers and users to close gap between statistical supply and demand.

·       Coordinate joint periodic meeting to assess progress of implementation of the statistical plan.

·       Advice Ministry of Panning on the steps can be taken to boost the statistical capacity of the Directorate of Statistics in sustainable manner.

·       Facilitate and process preparing proposals and financial requirements for the implementations national statistics plan.

·       Identify the gaps and challenges faces national statistical systems and recommend key needed changes.

 

8 Education Advance degree Statistics, Demography and related fields or relevant field from Recognized University.

 

9 Experience •       Possess at least 3 years relevance in the field of statistics

•       Proven ability to conduct data collection, analysis and dissemination of reports

•       Working knowledge of data processing and analytic software(SPSS,STATA,CSpro)

•       Knowledgeable in the current political landscape in Somalia

10 Skill Requirements •       Possess proven leadership skills that could influence decisions,

•       Excellent verbal and written communication skills in Somali and English,

•       Proficient in editing and proofreading

•       Report writing and presentation skills

•       IT skills

•       Ability to communicate effectively

•       Ability to see and manage risks and consequences

•       Functions effectively in a team of professionals Fluency in verbal and written Somali and English.

 

 

How to APPLY: Confidential applications can be addressed the Human Resource Director, Ministry of Planning, Investment and Economic Development, E-mail hr.mopied@gmail.com with cc to abdirahmanod@gmail.com only a Cover Letter and Curriculum vitae (CV) in WORD .doc or. docx format must be delivered, by 1500 hours of 25th , August, 2017. Applications addressed exclusively to one of the above email addresses would not be considered.

Vacancy Announcement: Economic Statistics Consultant

S/No Job Title Economic Statistics Consultant
1 Department National Statistics
2 Assignment Location Ministry of Planning, Investment and Economic Development(MoPIED)
3 Duration 6 Months
4 Reporting To Statistics Director
5 Supervisory Responsibility Head of Economic Statistics Division
6 Job Purpose The main purpose of this job is to develop the Directorate of National Statistics in Economic statistics, collection, compilation, analysis, and dissemination for accurate and reliable of Economic statistical data.
7 Duties and Responsibilities Economic Statistics Consultant will be responsible for:

·       Collect, compile, disseminate all economic statistical data to apply statistical theories and methods to solve practical problems in social sectors

·       Provide guidance on the quality of the data collection.

·       Designing the survey questionnaire on CSPRO program and all codes related to the data management tools

·       Prepare monthly progress report for the division

·       Prepare Data entry forms for questionnaires of the survey.

·       Participate Data analysis and tabulations of the survey results on SPSS.

·       Preparing the final report of the survey results as per the guidelines of the project team  in Economic Statistics

·       Develop statistical tools for economic statistical data collection including CPI, Business Registry and industry, National Accounts

·        Analyze and interpret Economic statistical data

·       Design economic  statistical surveys

·       Assist in preparation of planned activities by gathering all statistical information

·       Develop quality assurance including checking and cleaning data

·       Conduct research on economic statistics and prepare occasional papers

·       Ensure economic statistical standards for the economic statistics division

·       Plan and developing all economic statistical indicators

·       Participate in meetings and trainings as required

·       Work closely with the division head to implement programme and activities of the division

·       Update and maintain the records of economic statistics

·       Prepare, design and assign in the implementation of establishment of economic statistical surveys undertaken by the directorate

·       Undertake duties at the directorate office and in the field, as required

·       Participate in the compilation statistical data for Somalia facts and figures

·       Undertake any other reasonable duties as maybe requested from time to time.

 

Key Deliverables

·       Prepare, design and assign in the implementation of establishment of economic statistical surveys undertaken by the division

·       Plan and develop all economic statistical indicators

·       Prepare monthly report on economic statistics

·       Develop statistical tools for economic statistical data collection including CPI, National accounts, production data, and all economic statistical data.

8 Education ·       Master degree in statistics, applied economics or a related field required from Recognized University.
9 Experience •       Minimum two year of experience in statistics or related fields

•       Strong quantitative research and analytical skills

•       Strong in data collection, and data processing procedure

10 Skill Requirements •       Excellent in English and Somali languages

•        Excellent in computer skills

•       Very good in report writing

•       Must be proactive/ initiative flexible

•       Good at team work /team builder

•       Must possess good organizing and planning skills

•       Should demonstrate leadership and organization capabilities

•       Must possess reasoning and problem solving skills and be able to analyze the information

•       IT skills

•       Ability to communicate effectively

•       Ability to see and manage risks and consequences

•       Functions effectively in a team of professionals Fluency in verbal and written Somali and English.

 

How to APPLY: Confidential applications can be addressed to The  Human Resource Director, Ministry of Planning, Investment and Economic Development, E-mail hr.mopied@gmail.com with cc to abdirahmanod@gmail.com only a Cover Letter and Curriculum vitae (CV) in WORD .doc or. docx format must be delivered, by 1500 hours of 25th , August, 2017. Applications addressed exclusively to one of the above email addresses would not be considered.

 

2016 Aid Flow Report

This report presents the key findings from the aid mapping exercise conducted in 2016. The mapping exercise was led by the Aid Coordination Unit (ACU) in the Office of the Prime Minister. Analytical support was provided by the World Bank and UN. Coordination support was also provided by the Ministry of Planning, Investment, and Economic Development (MoPIED). MoPIED will be leading the 2017 aid mapping exercise.

Aid Flows Booklet FINAL(1)

for further information, please visit: somaliaaidflows.so .