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Urgent & Amazing Opening for Statistics Expert with Govt of Bihar

Keywords / Skills : statistics , data analysis, statistical research, data collection

10 - 20 years
Posted: 2018-11-21

Government/ PSU/ Defence
Other Admin/Clerical/Secretarial
Posted On
21st Nov 2018
Job Description
Greetings from IKYA Human Capital Solutions.(A Division of QUESS CORP Ltd).

Recruiting for : Bihar Vikas Mission, Government of Bihar.

The contract period of employment shall be for 11 months with Govt. of Bihar and can be Renewed/Extended.

Gross Salary per month :Rs. 148,500 /-

Work Location: Patna, Bihar

Interested candidates will have to apply only through Online portal/ link mentioned below & and make sure that application is submitted successfully. No other mode of application will be considered.

Link to apply online - URL : https://

( Applications will be received from 27th Nov 2018 till 21st Dec 2018)

Note:-Only eligible candidates will be considered for further evaluation

Position Name: -Statistics Expert

Reports to: -Principal Secretary - Planning and Development Department


• Bachelor’s or higher degree (full time) in Mathematics / Statistics / Economics

• Minimum 10 years of post-qualification experience in statistics / data analysis / statistical research.


• Less than 70 years of age as on 1st January 2019.

• Experience in leading projects / programs related to data collection, analysis and generating qualitative and quantitative insights.

• Proven track record of working with state / central government organizations / bilateral / multilateral organizations on of similar nature and (such as World Bank, IMF, DFID, UNDP, ADB etc.).

• Certificates / Courses in relevant areas will add weight to the candidature.

• Honors / Awards / recognized publications in relevant area will be an added advantage

Key Accountabilities

Strategizing and Expert Advisory

• Design a strategic plan and roadmap for collection, compilation and analysis of statistics related to various sectors of economy of the State, in conjunction with relevant stakeholders in the Department (Principal Secretary, Secretaries etc.) and related functionaries

• Contribute to the Department’s research and policy work related to the sustainable development goals as part of the State’s overall economic development strategy, through insightful analysis and innovative solutions

• Conduct domain research and provide insights and perspective to ensure incorporation of best practices and latest trends and technologies from across different states and facilitate management decision-making

• Assist the Department in coordination of statistical activities of various departments / organizations of the State Government.

• Support the Department in required process and system reforms to ensure effective implementation of the strategic plan and its continuous monitoring, as required

• Provide expert advice to the Department for developing a coherent and consistent system of data collection, analysis and dissemination for improving the credibility, timeliness, reliability and comparability of data generated at different levels in the State

• Provide support to the State Government in undertaking integration of data required in different policy sectors and suggest ways and means to improve the quality and coverage of data series.

• Establish and build partnerships with important and relevant national level bodies and organizations like National Sample Survey Organization (NSSO), Ministry of Statistics and Program Implementation, Indian Statistical Institute and other leading policy making and research institutions in the domain of statistics

• Strong interpersonal and networking skills

Experience of policy and process design, operations development and management in the domain of statistics.

• Experience in providing evidence-based, outcomes-oriented programme management and technical support, including training, operations research and large-scale programme monitoring.

• Demonstrated ability to manage staff / consultants / operations in the States and managing large teams - technical, operations and administrative.

About Company

IKYA Human Capital Solutions.(A Division of QUESS CORP Ltd).
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