BB20 - Statistical and Research Analyst II
General Nature of Work:
Performs research discriptive, statistical analysis and data management activities.
Guidelines for Class Use/Distinguishing Characteristics:
This class is intended for use at the advanced journey and beginning managerial levels. Work involves complex, non-routine data management and statistical analysis to include presentation of data, analysis of trends and predictions for future action.
Examples of Work:
(Note: The examples of work listed in this class specification are not necessarily descriptive of any one position in the class. The omission of specific statements does not preclude management from assigning specific duties not listed herein if such duties are a logical assignment to the position. The intent of the listed examples is to give a general indication of the levels of difficulty and responsibility common to all positions in this class.)
Plans and conducts special research and data management projects.
Selects sampling techniques and coordinates the collection and compilation of numerical data and program information.
Develops procedures for the management, verification and maintenance of program data.
Uses computer software packages in the analysis and presentation of data; works closely with data processing professionals to develop data collection and manipulation programs.
Supervises and trains clerks and less-experienced analysts.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
(Note: The knowledge, skills and abilities listed are not necessarily inclusive of the requirements for every position in the class.)
Knowledge of methods of research design, data collection, data manipulation, data analysis and presentation of information.
Knowledge of applicable computer software products.
Ability to analyze and interpret data using various statistical and mathematical techniques.
Ability to predict trends and future action based on the analysis of collected information.
Ability to prepare and present reports communicating the results of data analysis.
Ability to supervise subordinates and maintain effective working relationships with others.
Ability to communicate effectively.
State Minimum Training and Experience
State Necessary Special Requirements:
(Note: Additional requirements may be applicable for individual positions in the employing agency.)
A high school diploma and professional experience involving research, data management and record-keeping activities. A bachelor's degree with mathematics and/or statistics courses may be substituted for the required work experience.
MUSC Minimum Training and Experience Requirements:
A high school diploma and two years work experience as a Statistical and Research Analyst I.. A bachelor's degree with mathematics and/or statistics courses may be substituted for the required work experience.
MUSC Physical Requirements: