The Research and Statistics Manager is responsible for conducting statistical research and analysis and preparing research reports. This position is governed by state and federal laws and institution policy.
Develops research programs and projects from general guidelines provided by agency management, and develops data collection surveys and instruments to record and analyze relevant data.
Performs statistical analysis on data gathered and generates understandable statistical reports.
Writes research reports and prepares brochures and pamphlets explaining statistical findings by using charts and graphs to visually depict statistical information.
May supervise a small professional and administrative support staff.
Performs other duties as assigned.
SPECIAL JOB DIMENSIONS:
Limited in and out-of-state travel may be required.
KNOWLEDGE, ABILITIES, AND SKILLS:
Knowledge of research and analysis techniques. Knowledge of statistics and statistical methodologies. Knowledge of the principles and practices of organizational management. Ability to research, analyze, and evaluate information and prepare narrative and statistical
reports. Ability to review results and determine if there are sources of errors or deviations in the statistical data collected.
Ability to interpret and apply federal and state laws and regulations governing the specialized program area. Ability to establish and maintain working relationships with others. Ability to communicate orally and in writing.
MINIMUM EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE:
The formal educational equivalent of a bachelor