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Senior Statistician

About Kaizen

The Kaizen Company is an incubator for innovative, scalable solutions that address emerging market challenges and opportunities. Our proven solutions catalyze locally-driven, organizational and institutional performance improvements, and shift the development model into one that is bottom-up and ongoing. We leverage existing knowledge along with new technologies and innovative business models to support local reform that is sustained through market forces. Since our inception in 2004, we have supported over 60 education-focused local organizations such as primary schools, government agencies, vocational training entities, universities, and education non-profit organizations worldwide.

Scope and Objectives

The Kaizen Company is seeking a Senior Statistician for an upcoming USAID-funded project focused on the Project Appraisal Document (PAD) Evaluation in Morocco. The project seeks to conduct a performance evaluation of USAID/Morocco’s education sector, assessment of several active awards, and how these support the Development Objectives of USAID/Morocco. Anticipated to begin June 2018.

Responsibilities

The Senior Statistician will work closely with the Principal Investigator and Evaluation Team Leader. The statistician will provide technical guidance on the quantitative components of the evaluations, as necessary and relevant, including on: the quantitative  components of the evaluation (and sampling frameworks), analysis of quantitative data and associated the cost analyses, and the reporting through reports, publications, journal articles, conference presentations, and social media.

Qualifications

Required

  • Master’s Degree, Phd in Economics, Statistics, or educational measurement
  • 3-5 years of experience in monitoring and evaluation with experience in international settings required
  • Strong background and training in quantitative research methodologies
  • Demonstrated technical competency in designing and implementing primary data collection and analysis
  • Strong analytical skills required 
  • Experience in engaging program staff in interpreting and learning from findings is desirable
  • Ability to effectively coordinate multiple evaluations simultaneously, working well under tight time constraints and meeting deadlines with attention to detail and quality
  • Candidates speaking French in addition to English preferred
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