Senior Statistical Specialist/Statistical Specialist, Analysis (Manpower Research and Statistics Department) - Contract

MINISTRY OF MANPOWER
  • Job Category
    Public / Civil Service
  • Contract type
    Full Time

Job Description

The role

The candidate will join the Analysis team of the Manpower Research & Statistics Department, which is responsible for in-depth statistical research & analysis supporting MOM’s strategic outcomes. The team provides objective and rigorous assessment of the current state and trends in the labour market with a view to facilitate informed decision-making within the government and the community-at-large.

  • Monitor labour market developments and analyse labour market data and trends
  • Conduct timely and relevant research on the labour market
  • Initiate studies to measure emerging trends and identify wider implications of the analysis produced
  • Present findings on labour market developments at internal and multi-agency forum
  • Provide advisory on the data and statistical techniques, and data analysis

Requirements

  • Preferably with background in Statistics, Economics, Business or Communication studies
  • At least 1 to 2 years of working experience in statistical analysis and /or economic research will be an advantage
  • A keen interest in the labour market and economic developments
  • Strong analytical and quantitative skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills 
  • Working knowledge of statistical programming language (like SAS) and econometric modelling

Closing on 20 Apr 2021