Kenya Red Cross
Society is one of the largest humanitarian organizations in Kenya. Our mission
is to timely, effectively and innovatively deliver humanitarian services with
respect, in solidarity and accountability to our stakeholders, our communities
and affected populations.
The Society is looking for a qualified person to fill the following
Title Data Analyst
Reporting to: Head of
Research, Knowledge and Learning
data analyst is responsible for
analysing data, combining different datasets and designing and delivering
information products that are of use to the Red Cross. This person works closely together with the GIS expert and reports to the
Data Team Leader.
Duties and Responsibilities
information needs by Kenya Red Cross Society and the regional National
Societies decision makers and translate these into data analysis and
data models for data intensive projects, applying standards where possible.
Kenya Red Cross Society and regional National Societies in using the products,
maps, and visualizations provided by the team.
available open – and closed – (secondary) data sources and determine if these
can be used instead of collecting new data.
and cleaning of data.
of data, both small and big. Development of algorithms to combine and analyse
and guide students and volunteers that work in the team on data analysis.
University degree in econometrics or other data analysis related studies.
record showing the capacity to use data to improve processes, operations and
At least 3 years of professional experience in
Demonstrable interest in humanitarian aid.
Research skills to determine the effectiveness of
the products and services provided by the team.
Skilled in data analysis software / languages
such as R and/or Python.
Excellent command of English language (written
experience in an international development or humanitarian setting.
In-depth experience in any of the following subject
matters: data analysis, data visualization, machine learning, data literacy,
GIS or programming.
to customer excellence.
and ability to work under pressure.
listening and feedback skills
able to communicate clearly and concisely (written and verbally).
Interested candidates who meet the above
qualifications should send their applications clearly marked with the reference
number via Apply Now Button addressed as below on or before 27th
The Secretary General
Kenya Red Cross Society
P.O. Box 40712-00100
Note: applications which do not meet the above
requirements will not be considered. Only Shortlisted Candidates will be
Job disclaimer and notification:
Kenya Red Cross Society is an equal opportunity
employer and does
not charge / accept any amount or security deposit from job seekers during
the selection process or while inviting candidates for an interview.