Data Analyst - TNP2K, Asia, Indonesia, Jakarta

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International Development Assistance/Emerging Markets


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Job Summary

MAHKOTA is a flexible facility administered by Cardno that is committed to accelerating the pace of poverty reduction in Indonesia

Job Description

The Government of Indonesia (GoI) is committed to accelerating the pace of poverty reduction and the President of Indonesia has declared that poverty reduction is among the highest development priorities of his administration. In a bid to intensify the poverty reduction effort, GoI has elevated the overall oversight and coordination of poverty and social protection programs to be under the Vice-President's Office. Through Presidential Regulation No. 15/2010, the National Team for the Acceleration of Poverty Reduction (Tim Nasional Percepatan Penanggulangan Kemiskinan, TNP2K) was founded and given the mandate to carry out those oversight and coordination roles.

The Government of Australia is supporting TNP2K under a program called MAHKOTA - Menuju Masyarakat Indonesia Yang Kokoh Sejahtera (Towards a Strong and Prosperous Indonesian Society). MAHKOTA is a flexible facility administered by Cardno that is able to respond to Government of Indonesia priorities, provide top Indonesian and international expertise, and allow the Government of Indonesia to take risks with innovating policy.

Cardno is seeking a Data Analyst to work with the Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) unit TNP2K. The position will report to the Head of Monitoring and Evaluation Unit, mainly working in a small team within the M&E Unit managing and analysing a large variation of data available in order to provide empirical evidence of program intervention. He or she will work closely with the other M&E Unit Members dedicated in developing BCC intervention to support the data analysis and data management to document the intervention impact.

Key Activities will include:
  • Providing alternative methodologies to exploit the data being collected
  • He or She will explore the data collected and/or the currently available data sets within TNP2K such as : IFLS , RISKESDAS, PODES, SUSENAS and UDB data 
  • Analysing the available data sets and support the team in initiating further analysis which includes tabulation, regression models and other technical works.
Selection Criteria will include:
  • Bachelor Degree, Master preferably, in economics, public policy, statistics or relevant field
  • Minimum 2 years of work experience in quantitative data analysis, preferably had previous experience using large survey secondary data such as SUSENAS, PODES, IFLS etc 
  • Strong knowledge on utilization of statistical tools (SAS, STATA)
  • Adequate analytical skill : regression, and other statistical procedures
  • Working knowledge in M&E activities 
  • Able to interpret and present statistical information
The Terms of Reference can be downloaded from here: Terms of Reference

This is a locally engaged position and Indonesian Nationals or those with the right to work in Indonesia are encouraged to apply. The position will be remunerated in line with local labour laws.

To apply for this position please click the "apply now" button below and attach an application letter that address the Core Competencies (as listed in the Terms of Reference) and a current CV.

Applications close 5.00pm (local time), Monday 15 February 2016.

Cardno is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to Child Protection in all fields. Any offer employment will be subject to criminal history clearances.