Overview

Data Analyst
Want to work for one of the largest charities of its kind in Africa? Are you passionate about data and making stories out of numbers? If it sounds like we’re talking about you…

About Us
The School of St Jude is a pioneering leader in charitable education within Africa. We are giving 1,800 students a 100% free, quality education, 100’s of graduates access to higher education and 30,000+ Tanzanians quality teaching each year. St Jude’s is funded by generous supporters from around the world who make our mission of giving bright, poor Tanzanian students a free, quality education possible.

Who are you
Highly motivated self-starter with a critical eye who loves data, especially using Excel
High level of attention to detail
Collaborative and you love working with a broad range of stakeholders
Ability to multitask
Enjoy working in a dynamic environment

What you’ll do
Work with all stakeholders of the School (students, staff, families and communities) to find and measure interesting facts about our progress
Analyze this data and make it into compelling stories for our supporters
Help to develop, monitor and evaluating frameworks including strategic plans and theory and change models
Develop and undertake research proposals
One day you might be interviewing people or running focus groups; another day will be writing a project brief or analysing excel spreadsheets of data.

What we’re looking for
Bachelor Degree in Statistics, Monitoring and Evaluation or Economics
3 to 4 years of experience in an NGO or in the International development field
Strong ability to analyze qualitative and quantitative data using tools such as Excel, STATA & SPSS is a plus
Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Why us
The opportunity to use your talents and expertise to fight poverty through education and make a positive impact in Tanzania
A flexible and supportive community of international and local employees
Ample opportunities for career progression and development
Mid-morning tea and lunch (during working days)

MODE OF APPLICATION

Click “APPLY FOR JOB” button above to apply for this job.

Send your cover letter and an up to date Curriculum  (subject line must include the reference number: TSOSJ/HR/ADM/CR/01/21)
Applications close on 11 June 2021, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

About The School of St Jude Tanzania