Main Intake - Statistical Officer (StO)
Round 4 of the Statistical Officer recruitment is now closed.
The StO route is the main intake for Government Statisticians.
To apply you should have, or hope to obtain this academic year, a minimum of a first or second class honours degree in a discipline containing formal training in statistical theory and methods (eg statistics, mathematics, economics, sciences, business studies, psychology, and sociology).
We also welcome applications from candidates who do not have a degree but can demonstrate at least two years experience in a statistics-related field, plus Continuing Professional Development in a relevant area which has led to the acquisition the RSS higher certificate.
What competencies are we looking for in a Statistical Officer?
- An understanding of data collection
- An understanding of data analysis
- Ability to communicate, particularly statistical or technical ideas
- Teamworking skills
- Personal effectiveness
- Ability to deliver results
Candidates who have already been seen at the interview stage during the 2012 recruitment will not be eligible to apply, as candidates may only be seen once during the year.
Fast Stream candidates who pass SAC but fail FSAC may be offered a StO position without further assessment, providing their FSAC score meets a minimum criteria and StO posts are available.
Please check our Nationality regulations before completing any application.