Statistical and Data Analyst at Statistics NZ, Wellington
Mō tēnei tūranga mahi | About this role
Mō mātou | About Us
As New Zealand's national statistics office, Tatauranga Aotearoa Stats NZ is uniquely positioned to support the decisions that the Government, Māori and Iwi organisations, businesses, NGO's and New Zealanders make every day. Our structure, culture and systems are designed with collaboration and customers in mind - mobilised and working together to realise our ambition: About Aotearoa, for Aotearoa - data that improves lives today and for generations to come.
Mō te tūnga | The role
We have multiple full time permanent (37.5 hours per week Monday to Friday) Statistical and Data Analyst positions based in our Wellington office.
As a Statistical and Data Analyst you will be involved in all aspects of the maintenance of the Statistical Locations Register and administration data. The register is the backbone for addressing at Stats NZ. The role spans data input, validation, compilation, and analysis.
This role is responsible for leading the production of statistical and data
products and services for our customers. They work across a range of subject matter areas and customised data sets. Statistical and Data Analysts are responsible for analysing data and drawing appropriate interpretations and conclusions using excellent judgement and awareness of appropriate conceptual frameworks and real world events.
This role provides technical coaching to Statistical and Data Technicians and
Senior Statistical and Data Technicians on the range of issues and considerations that can impact the processes used in the end to end preparation, integration, testing and delivery of data and statistical products and services, in particular Tier 1 statistics for critical decision-making.
You're the tool expert! Your interest in systems, strong coding abilities, software development and investigative skills will be critical to the production of statistical outputs that tell meaningful stories.
If you are a passionate and talented person who relishes the idea of becoming part of NZ's data ecosystem, then come join our team.
Starting salary: $66,819 - $90,402
Mōu | About you
To hit the ground running we're hoping you'll bring the following skills and experience:
- Degree qualification in a relevant discipline.
- Minimum one year work experience in using statistical packages and/or relevant programming tools.
- The ability to work with and analyse large datasets
- Well-rounded practitioner, demonstrates potential to develop area of expertise.
- Excellent communicator who also produces high quality documentation
- Experience in working with spatial data or using geospatial (GIS) applications (eg, ESRI)
- Able to take new methods and work with other colleagues to develop outlines of issues that need to be clarified before implementation.
- Ability to review and develop practice guidelines around new and original practices that enable other staff to work efficiently and consistently.
- Knowledge/familiarity or a commitment to learning/understanding Te Ao Māori, in order to understand and contribute meaningful work and outcomes for Māori communities.
You'll be joining an inclusive environment where people, regardless of gender, race, disability, religion or background are supported to be able to do their best work. This includes:
- An environment that's safe, where you can be yourself
- Exciting and meaningful work that makes a difference to Aotearoa
- Opportunity to develop and grow your career (coaching culture, study support, secondments, acting up)
Me pēhea te tuku tono | How to apply
If the above matches your skills and experience, don't delay, click apply now.
Any questions that haven't been answered in this advert or the position description or if you have difficulty with your application please email email@example.com.
We will be screening applications as we receive them in order to move swiftly to interview shortly after the advert closes on Wednesday 29 November 2022 but may be removed earlier. You may be asked to complete pre-interview screen.
You must have the right to live and work in Aotearoa New Zealand to apply for this job.
Ngā taipitopito tūranga mahi | Job details
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