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L’USAID recrute un Analyste de données

L’USAID recrute un Analyste de données


Data Analyst,

USAID Senegal Monitoring & Evaluation Project, Dakar, Senegal

Project Summary:

The three-year USAID Senegal Monitoring & Evaluation (M&E) project will provide USAID/Senegal with performance measurement and management support activities, including, but not limited to, monitoring and evaluation design, program evaluation design and implementation, impact evaluation design and implementation, sectoral assessments, surveys, activity/project design, target setting, and statement of work (SOW) development for evaluation activities.

This contract seeks to improve performance management at all levels to help the Mission meet Agency requirements, make better informed strategic and management decisions, and advance Agency learning.

Only Senegalese citizens are eligible to apply

Position Summary:

MSI Seeks a Data Analyst who would be expected to turn data into information, information into insight and insight into support to organizational decision-making. S/He should have experience with cleaning, processing and analyzing quantitative and qualitative data and should be able to lead on data management and ensure that all data are properly documented and stored.

The Data Analyst is expected to conduct full lifecycle activities to include requirements analysis and design, develop analysis and reporting capabilities, and continuously monitor performance and quality control plans to identify improvements. S/he will work with the Sr. Evaluation Specialist, statisticians, other data analysts and local data collection firms.

This is a long-term assignment expected to last three years, with the possibility of a two-year extension. The position is principally located in Dakar, with possible travel throughout Senegal.

Salary: FSN 10-12 based in qualifications and experience.


Data Collection Planning: Contribute to calculating sample sizes for qualitative and quantitative studies; identifying appropriate counterfactuals and preparing research instruments.

Database Development and Data Entry: Provide database design and management services, as dictated by MSI and USAID Senegal needs.

Data Quality and Cleaning: Contribute to ensuring the quality of information being collected by the project, including considerations related to the treatment of research subjects and relevant data dis-aggregation needs (For example, gender, ethnicity and geographic). The Data Analyst will regularly review data to discover potential improvement areas that address scenarios or problems presented.

Data Management: Lead the project team’s data management practice, including: data management planning; helping to establish the project team’s data protocols for documenting data that are collected during activities; documenting data analysis procedures and meeting data storage obligations; and complying with all applicable regulations. S/He will also help with the review of deliverables from activity teams.

Prepare data visualization to facilitate public presentation of data findings including pie charts, bar graphs, and tables, among others to include in both external and internal reports.

Data Analysis and Reporting: Work closely with the Senior Evaluation Specialist and the COP to prioritize Mission Information needs related to data analysis and reporting.

Train employees in new procedures or protocols; or assist with the installation, operation and maintenance of new technologies as well as with any other duties that may be assigned.


Master’s degree in Social Sciences (Economics, Sociology, and Political Science etc.), Information Management, Statistics or related field.

Minimum seven (7) years of experience as a Data Analyst.

Experience conducting background research and synthesizing information, including primary (qualitative and quantitative) and secondary data (reports, academic and non-academic articles).

Experience calculating sample sizes for qualitative and quantitative studies; identifying appropriate counterfactuals and preparing research instruments.

Technical expertise regarding data models, database design development, data mining and segmentation techniques.
Strong knowledge of and experience with reporting packages, databases.

Knowledge of statistics and experience using statistical packages for analyzing large datasets (Excel, SPSS, SAS, MS ACCESS, etc).Knowledge and experience of qualitative data analysis techniques and software such as MAXQDA and NVivo to process and organize large amounts of data.

Strong analytical skills with the ability to collect, organize, analyze, and disseminate significant amounts of information with attention to detail and accuracy.

Adept at queries, report writing and presenting findings.

English and French languages fluency and some knowledge of other local language preferred.

Only candidates who have been selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone calls, please.

MSI is an EEO/AA/ADA Veterans Employer.

Date limite des dépôts : 26 Novembre 2015

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