Job Description

Posting Title: Data Analyst Department/Office: United Nations Environment Programme Duty Station: PARIS Posting Period: 24 March 2021 - 08 April 2021 Job Opening Number: 21-United Nations Environment Programme-152610-Consultant United Nations Core Values: Integrity, Professionalism, Respect for Diversity Result of Service Technical and analytical support is provided to the OGMP leading to the production of the OGMP annual report on methane emissions from the oil and gas sector.

Work Location Paris - Remote possible Expected duration 8 months with extension based on performances Duties and Responsibilities The Consultant will provide technical backstopping to the Oil and Gas Methane Partnership team, with focus on data Analysis.

In particular, the consultant will: 1) Review and analyse oil and gas companies' annual implementation plans 2) Review asset-level, source-level data from oil and gas companies' operated and non-operated assets reported to the OGMP, assess data integrity, completeness, identify inconsistencies among and between operator, region, facility type, source type and aggregate it to produce the OGMP annual report 3) Work with the OGMP and IMEO data architects to develop data exploration and Data Analytics tools that can support data aggregation and comparison with other data streams 4) Review methodologies, representativeness of collected samples, assess robustness of reconciliation processes 5) Provide technical feedback on the OGMP technical guidance documents on methane emissions sources in upstream and mid and downstream oil and gas operations 6) Provide one-to-one assistance to OGMP company members to help them achieve the OGMP 2.0 reporting requirements; 7) Assist in preparing notes from important internal (Steering Group, Task Forces meeting) and external meetings; 8) Organize and manage databases, libraries and repositories for project files; Qualifications/special skills Skills: Strong quantitative skills and experience in performing rigorous analyses; Experience with database and GIS software; Experience with statistical/Data Analysis programs (e.g., R, Python) Demonstrated skill in synthesizing emissions data; Ability to summarize and translate technical data appropriately for a variety of audiences Excellent written and Oral Communication skills; Experience / knowledge of remote sensing and top down methane emissions measurement technologies a plus; Strong computer proficiency, including Excel, Word, and Internet research; Ability to work independently and support a multi-disciplinary team, using independent judgment to plan, prioritize and organize a diverse workload in a fast-paced environment; Ability to work with colleagues and partners of varied backgrounds and experience.

Academic Qualifications: Advanced university degree (Master's degree or equivalent) in an environmentally relevant science field; A first-level university degree in combination with two additional years of qualifying experience may be accepted in lieu of the advanced university degree.

Experience: At least three years of relevant work experience in an environmental science, policy analysis, environmental advocacy or related field; Familiarity with the oil and gas sector, particularly related to major methane emissions sources; Expertise in scientific Data Collection & analysis; Language: For the post advertised, fluency in oral and written English. Additional languages are an asset.

No Fee THE UNITED NATIONS DOES NOT CHARGE A FEE AT ANY STAGE OF THE RECRUITMENT PROCESS (APPLICATION, INTERVIEW MEETING, PROCESSING, OR TRAINING). THE UNITED NATIONS DOES NOT CONCERN ITSELF WITH INFORMATION ON APPLICANTS' BANK ACCOUNTS.

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