Job Opening

14 January 2014

wiiw is looking for a full-time statistician.

Major tasks

  • Creation and update of time series of economic indicators for the institute‘s proprietary databases
  • Research in international databases for appropriate indicators, download of data, calculations, statistical and econometric support of the analytical work of the economists
  • Presentation of data in tables and graphs
  • Attention to methodological comparability in all data work
  • Contribution to internal projects by the statistics department


  • BA or MA in economics, statistics or mathematics
  • Affinity to numbers, attention to detail, structured work habits
  • Understanding of and interest for economic indicators
  • Very good knowledge of MS-Office, in particular Excel, Word and Excel graphics and PowerPoint; Knowledge of Stata or comparable programming skills necessary
  • Very good language skills in English and basic knowledge of German are required; knowledge of a Slavic language is welcome
  • Ability to work in teams

The position is for 40 hours per week. Remuneration for this position will be EUR 30.000 or above, depending upon qualification.
Starting date: March 2014

If you are looking for an interesting and challenging position in an international team and good working conditions you should apply.