aps 5 - 6 economic analyst in Canberra

posted:
location
Canberra, Australian Capital Territory
job type
Contract
reference number
90M0297245_1498454543
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job description

Responsibilities:

  • Manipulating and interpreting large amount of data that contributes to the rigorous and robust planning - which in turn feeds into informing economic evidence-based strategic government policies.
  • Provide relevant expertise to Director(s) and Senior / Chief Economist(s)
  • Supporting junior staff in the development of research framework, and economic and data analysis capabilities.

Essential:

  • Demonstrated experience in a similar role, or data analysis - preferably within the Federal Government framework.
  • Outstanding command of relevant statistical software / packages - SQL, R, Python, SAS etc.
  • Outstanding communication skills - written and verbal.
  • Relevant qualifications.

Desirable:

  • Minimum of a baseline security clearance is not essential, but highly desirable.
  • Have a flair for constructing reports to tight timeframes that are relatively free from jargon.

Culture:

  • The team(s) that you will be working in value a social working environment, as well as individuals who can bring new ideas to the table and / or work towards streamlining relevant work processes.
  • Randstad and our client(s) are EEOs (Equal Employment Opportunity employers), and we pride ourself in providing workplaces that have a zero tolerance of discrimination in any form.

How To Apply:

  • Open to Australian Citizens only. Non-citizen applicants will not be considered. Click APPLY to submit your application online. Please also furnish a cover letter and CV in WORD form. Randstad will endeavour to be in touch with successful candidates as soon as possible.

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