Uganda Bureau of Statistics Office Editors Jobs

Uganda Bureau of Statistics Office Editors Jobs


  • The Uganda Bureau of Statistics (UBOS) is a semi-autonomous body established by the Uganda
    Bureau of Statistics Act, 1998, to promote the production of reliable official statistics and ensure
    the development and maintenance of the National statistical System (NSS).

  • The mandate of the Bureau is the production, coordination and dissemination of official statistics.

  • The Bureau intends to conduct The Baseline Education Census {BEC} 2020.

  • It is therefore seeking to recruit highly competent, motivated, results oriented, dynamic, team players of good character and high integrity to carry out the survey.

    Office Editors

    Key Duties and Responsibility

  • Run tables and check for inconsistencies in the data

  • Edit and code questionnaires.

  • Validate the data, sort and batch questionnaires.

  • Write field reports and check errors in the collected data.

  • Monitoring coverage and providing online support to the field staff.

  • Ensure consistency of data collected.

  • Test the Tabulation Plan for the EBC Analytical Report.

  • Closely work with the field supervisors to ensure high quality of the data collected.

  • Carry out office editing, review and edit the data sets to identify and rectify any field related
    errors.

  • Submit duly completed questionnaires to the statistician in charge
    of the project.

    Minimum Academic Qualifications and Other Requirements

  • A minimum Degree in Statistics, Mathematics, Economics or related field, with Credit in
    Mathematics and English at ‘O’ level.

  • 3-4 years’ experience in data management

  • Prior use of computers or other digital devices for data collection is an added advantage.

    Skills and Other Attributes

  • Computer literacy

  • Strong numerical and analytical skills

  • Good inter-personal skills.

  • Strong communication skills.

  • Leadership and team dynamics skills; and

  • Presentation skills

  • Should be physically fit and able to walk long distances

  • Knowledge of data management programmes like STATA or CsPRO is a Must

    How to Apply

  • For more information and job application details, see; Uganda Bureau of Statistics Office Editors Jobs (10 Posts) - Apply by 24th January 2020


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