This Job is Old and Position Might be Filled Senior Statistician GfK Posted on July 5, 2018 3 - 5 years Dubai - United Arab Emirates Any Nationality Send Me Jobs Like This SEND Alert Set Successfully Opening 01 Job Description EMAIL JOB SEND Email sent successfully. SHARE JOB Do you want to be a part of a dynamic journey? GfK is expanding its operations and looking for Senior Statistician with excellent analytical skills. We need Senior Statistician with experience in Statistics, sampling methodology and statistical software like SPSS, R and Python within the Market Research Industry. First preference would be to UAE based candidates and candidates who can join us immediately. The role is responsible to monitor & implement the right statistical methodology in our data processes for universe, sample and extrapolation setup. The role is responsible for supporting the Statistician Manager in ensuring that we follow GfKs globally approved methodology to ensure the statistical quality of the data is maintained and rightly represents the regional market. Key Responsibilities: • POS Universe estimation by distribution channel in the country of interest. Presentation of the results of the universe study, comparison to previous years' results and definition of the required changes to extrapolation model based on the study conducted. Calculation of the impact from the proposed changes on the currently conducted panel study. • Management and updates of the address database of all shops that constitute the retail universe by distribution channel. • Target sample calculation based on the reporting requirements, and defining recruitment targets for the team responsible for recruitment, in order to fulfill target sample quota. • Maintenance of the current sample status information by distribution channel in accordance with client reporting requirements. • Analysis of the results of applied data corrections/modifications in each period after data processing for the period has been completed. Preparation of a report based on the checks and analysis highlighting the necessary changes to extrapolation matrices and/or standard compensations used in data production. • Development and adaptation of data modelling approach for companies not cooperating with GfK. • Ensuring data quality issues are investigated and appropriate actions on extrapolation and representation of sample is taken. • Hands on experience in handling market data QC queries and issues for challenging markets and product groups in order to be able to resolve quality issues as part of client operations. Company Industry Advertising / PR / Event Management Department/Functional Area Administration Desired Candidate Profile • Typically 3-5 years of statistical market research experience • Retail POS Methodology experience within the region • Advanced knowledge in MS Office, MS Excel, MS Access • Advanced knowledge in Statistics, Sampling methodology, • Excellent language skills in English • Preferred knowledge of Statistical Software like SPSS, R, Python • Database Management Keywords Market Research Recruitment Spss Ms Access Data Processing Python Data Quality Market Data Statistical Software REPORT THIS JOB Disclaimer: Naukrigulf.com is only a platform to bring jobseekers & employers together. Applicants are advised to research the bonafides of the prospective employer independently. We do NOT endorse any requests for money payments and strictly advice against sharing personal or bank related information.We also recommend you visit Security Advice for more information. If you suspect any fraud or malpractice, email us at email@example.com People Looking for Senior Statistician Jobs also searched Dubai UAE All Jobs Senior Statistician Jobs in Dubai Statistical Analyst Jobs in Dubai Bio Statistician Jobs in Dubai Administration Jobs in Dubai Statistical Software Jobs in Dubai Excel Jobs in Dubai MS Office Jobs in Dubai Senior Statistician Jobs in UAE Statistical Analyst Jobs in UAE Bio Statistician Jobs in UAE Administration Jobs in UAE Statistical Software Jobs in UAE Excel Jobs in UAE MS Office Jobs in UAE Senior Statistician Jobs Statistical Analyst Jobs Bio Statistician Jobs Administration Jobs Statistical Software Jobs Excel Jobs MS Office Jobs Additional Information Required Employer has requested some additional information along with your application for this job Cancel Login to Naukrigulf Continue using GOOGLE FACEBOOK All your activity will remain private or Forgot Password?