Statistical Analyst Intern

 

Development Aid from People to People (DAPP Malawi) is a non-governmental organization with over 21 years of experience in the implementation of development projects in Malawi through its programs in agriculture, community development, education and health.

DAPP Malawi has a Statistical Analyst Internship opening to be filled by 1st June 2017 at its National Partnership Office in Lilongwe.

 

The successful candidate should:
•    Have an analytical/quantitative background as well as have knowledge of and/or experience working with complex datasets.
•    Contribute as a team member in proactively developing methods for capturing, storing of projects’ data
•    Automate manual processes as directed by the Head of Grants Administration as well as seek out these opportunities and proactively make improvements
•    Support the Grants Administration Department by ensuring superior data quality

 

TECHNICAL SKILLS REQUIRED:
•    Proficient with the Microsoft products (Excel, Access, SharePoint)
•    Experience working with distributive reporting tools a plus
•    Experience with SQL, VBA, or similar programming language
•    Experience with web-based survey software a plus
•    Demonstrated data analysis skills
•    Detail-oriented and good organizational skills

 

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:
•    Advanced Diploma in Economics, Mathematics, Statistics, Computer Science or related field (Bachelor’s degree, or near completion an added advantage)
•    Coursework/experience in research methods and statistical analysis is helpful
•    Demonstrated advanced Excel and Access knowledge
•    Demonstrated experience with statistical software, such as SPSS preferred
•    Knowledge of Monitoring and Evaluation data tools

Preferred candidates should be resident in Lilongwe. The Intern will be provided with allowances during the internship and free lunch and refreshments.

Applications for the internship should be sent to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with subject “Internship Application” MUST include a cover letter; detailed Curriculum Vitae, contact phone numbers and three traceable referees must be forwarded to the following address by 17.00 hours on Tuesday, 16th May, 2017:

 

Only successful candidates will be shortlisted.

DAPP Malawi * P.O. Box 2732 Blantyre, Malawi * Baines Road, Ginnery Corner, Blantyre * email info@dapp-malawi.org