The United States Embassy - Centers for Disease Control (CDC) Kenya has a vacancy in Nairobi for a Statistician.
As a CDC-Kenya statistician, the incumbent provides a broad range of statistical support to physicians, epidemiologists, behavioral scientists, and health service researchers working with both the Refugee Health Program (RHP) and Avian Influenza (Al) programs.
Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Science degree in Biostatistics, Statistics, or related fields is required.
At least three years of experience in a supervisory data management, programming and analysis position in the health field is required.
Level IV (fluent) English and Level (III) Kiswahili is also required.
Must have in-depth, comprehensive, and evolving knowledge of statistical and mathematical analysis techniques integrated with computer applications.
Knowledge of parametric techniques, along with categorical data analysis is required to provide statistical support.
Must have advanced level knowledge of statistical software especially SAS, STATA or any other high-level statistical software.
Those fulfilling the requirements of the position should submit their application together with a detailed CV and all relevant attachments via mail before September 2, to the following address:
Human Resources Office
Public Health Professional Positions
P. O. Box 606
00621 Nairobi, Kenya