Data Analyst


Organization Name: CGIAR System Organization
Location: Montpellier, France
Apply email: Not Specified
Start Date: 10 Dec 2019, 04:07 am
Closing Date: 12 Jan 2020, 12:00 am

Position: Data Analyst

Grade: Grade 2

Duty Station: Montpellier, France

Closing Date for Applications: 12 January 2020

We are looking for a highly skilled professional to fill the exciting position of Data Analyst with the CGIAR System Organization. This position offers an exciting opportunity to contribute to a world free of poverty, hunger, and environmental degradation and to work with a small but dynamic team.

Under the overall supervision of the Business Analysis Officer, and with a dual reporting line to the Senior Manager, Program Performance and Results on operational deliverables, the Data Analyst serves as a key resource to support CGIAR System Organization’s business goals and the CGIAR System mission by actively contributing to the management and analysis of data and data systems and delivering solutions to support organizational decision making.

The main deliverables of this position are categorized into the following broad areas:
Data architecture management;
Data analysis and data life cycle management; and
Activities related to data processing and data policies and guidelines.
Please find more information about CGIAR on our website: and in the Candidate Pack available here.


The position requires an experienced data analyst with exceptional attention to detail, who thrives in a dynamic and fast-paced environment and who can serve as an effective data steward responsible for supporting the Organization’s reporting, decision-making and public-facing data sharing initiatives.

Education and Experience:
Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Systems Engineering, Mathematics, Economics, Information Management or Statistics;
At least 3 years of post-graduate, progressively responsible professional experience in data analysis;
Experience working in an international and multi-faceted or matrix organization;
Project management qualification and/or experience;
Interest or experience in graphic design
For a detailed outline of the position, please refer to the Job Description available here.


The selected candidate will be employed by the CGIAR System Organization. Appointments are typically for a fixed term of three years, with a possibility of renewal subject to the System Organization’s needs and funding.

The CGIAR System Organization is an equal opportunity employer and offers competitive compensation with a favorable taxation arrangement in France, and comprehensive employee benefits including extensive insurance coverage, a retirement plan and relocation support where applicable.

Submitting Your Application

As an organization, we are committed to fostering gender, diversity, and inclusion within our work spaces, and therefore especially encourage qualified women, vulnerable groups and applicants from diverse backgrounds to apply.

Please ensure that your resume and cover letter do not contain your marital status, age or photograph.

Note: All received applications will be acknowledged; however, only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

For details on the position and instructions on how to apply please visit