Senior Research and Data Analyst

  • Company:
    Govt NZ Jobs
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
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  • Posted:
    6 months ago
  • Category:
  • Job Type: Fixed Term Contract
  • Category: Information Management
  • Location: Wellington
  • Date Advertised: 29-JAN-21
  • Job Reference: MBIE/1508457-W
  • Job Title: Senior Research and Data Analyst
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  • Summary:
  • An opportunity to use your expert analytical skills as an integral part of a team implementing new smart, effective science investment processes
  • An interest in science will enable you to gain insights on the data you are working with so you can work with others to influence the way we use data to improve our investments
  • Work with smart people across the science sector to deliver benefits for New Zealand 

 Salary $99-$129K

We are seeking a senior data and research analyst with excellent analytical skills. You will:

  • Use your expertise to introduce new analysis and reporting tools to enhance the products produced for our branch
  • Provide expert advice on how our science funds are working by producing high quality, reliable and timely analysis and information
  • Be bright and curious—someone who can look beyond the obvious and present a credible, evidenced based interpretation of the underpinning information
  • Be a champion for data integrity and using quantitative information to steer operational practice and monitoring of performance
  • Use your excellent relationship management skills to enable you to work effectively across diverse issues and with a variety of teams.

We are a significant investor in New Zealand’s science system as part of our commitment to grow New Zealand for all.

All applicants must be New Zealand citizens or hold a residence class visa.


To apply for this position, please click the ‘Apply Now’ button. This will allow you to view the position description, register your details and submit your application for this vacancy.

To find out more about this position, please refer to the Position Description attached to the advert on the MBIE careers centre or contact Steve 

Applications close on the 10th of February 2021.