BB30 - Statistical and Research Analyst III
General Nature of Work:
Directs the activities of and/or performs specialized work in a data management or statistical analysis unit or division within a state agency.
Guidelines for Class Use/Distinguishing Characteristics:
Positions in this class direct and/or perform highly specialized work in complex data management and statistical studies and projects.
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.)
Responsible for the development, compilation, analysis and reporting of all information originating in assigned program area.
Uses computer program procedures for data collection and analysis; works with data processing professionals to develop specialized data analysis programs.
Manages and directs the compilation, publication and presentation of statistical and/or other information.
Develops and designs information systems to store statistical information and monitor trends.
Coordinates and develops procedures for records management in state agencies.
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 bachelor's degree and professional experience involving the collection, analysis, interpretation and presentation of quantified data. A master's degree in statistics may be substituted for the required work experience.
MUSC Minimum Training and Experience Requirements:
A bachelor's degree and one year professional experience involving the collection, analysis, interpretation and presentation of quantified data. A master's degree in statistics may be substituted for the required work experience.
MUSC Physical Requirements: