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Date:  Jan 12, 2022
Req ID:  11057

Little Rock, AR, US, 72205

Anticipated Starting Salary:  41,196.00

Arkansas Department of Health

4815 W Markham Street

Little Rock, AR  72205


Position Number: 22144076

County: Pulaski        City: Little Rock

Posting End Date:  01/24/2022

Anticipated Starting Salary:  $41,196.00
Center for Health Protection – Infectious Disease


Additional Preferences:  


Occasionally in and out-of-state travel is required.


Experience in SAS Programing ins preferred.


Experience conducting statistical analyses is preferred.


Experience using Microsoft Excel and Access is preferred.


Hiring Official:  A. Morris

Recruitment Contact: Sheila.Smith@arkansas.gov - 501-661-2268

The mission of the Department of Health is to protect and improve the health and well-being of all Arkansans.

Position Information

Class Code: A072C

Grade: GS07


Salary Range: $40,340.00 - $58,493.00


The Research & Statistics Manager is responsible for conducting statistical research and analysis and preparing research reports. This position is governed by state and federal laws and agency/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.


Limited in and out-of-state travel may be required.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

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.

Minimum Qualifications

The formal educational equivalent of a bachelor's degree in statistics, general business, or a related field; plus two years of experience in research and statistical analysis or related field. Additional requirements determined by the agency for recruiting purposes require review and approval by the Office of Personnel Management. OTHER JOB RELATED EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE MAY BE SUBSTITUTED FOR ALL OR PART OF THESE BASIC REQUIREMENTS, EXCEPT FOR CERTIFICATION OR LICENSURE REQUIREMENTS, UPON APPROVAL OF THE QUALIFICATIONS REVIEW COMMITTEE.



The State of Arkansas is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, age, disability, citizenship, national origin, genetic information, military or veteran status, or any other status or characteristic protected by law.

Nearest Major Market: Little Rock