Data Analyst Consultant

International Foundation for Electoral Systems (IFES)

The International Foundation for Electoral Systems (IFES) promotes democratic stability by providing technical assistance and applying field-based research to the electoral cycle worldwide to enhance citizen participation and strengthen civil societies, governance and transparency. Every IFES project is staffed by national and international staff while partnering with local organizations. This homegrown approach ensures that the expertise offered by IFES fits the needs of the country or client and the benefit of assistance outlasts the life of the project. Our work is nonpartisan and also includes projects that: Help citizens participate in their democracies Increase politicians' accountability to the electorate Strengthen government institutions Since its founding in 1987, IFES has worked in more than 100 countries - from developing democracies such as Liberia, to mature democracies such as the United States.

Details / requirements:

The International Foundation for Electoral Systems (IFES) is an international NGO that supports the building of democratic societies around the world. Since 2006, IFES Nepal has worked with the Election Commission of Nepal (ECN) and local civil society partners to enhance citizen participation and strengthen civil society, governance and transparency.

IFES Nepal is seeking a Data Analyst Consultant to support IFES Nepal to develop visualizations for data including voter turnout, voter registration and voter education. This consultant position is under the supervision of the Country Director and will be based in Kathmandu.

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Coordinate with the IFES Nepal field team, the ECN, consultant(s) and partners to transform data sets, quantitative and qualitative analysis into compelling visuals;
  • Develop data visualizations using Tableau, including charts, maps and graphs;
  • Collaborate with IFES Nepal field team and other consultant(s) to receive and incorporate feedback into the visualizations;
  • Communicate with and present data visualizations to the ECN, as needed;
  • Coordinate with IFES Nepal field team and consultant(s) to provide visuals for reports and briefs, as needed.


  • Bachelor’s degree in business, business analytics, data science or a related field;
  • Minimum 2 years of relevant experience with data visualization and/or analysis;
  • Strong computer skills, including excellent knowledge of Tableau and other data visualization programs;
  • Great time management skills and ability to work under tight deadlines;
  • Fluency in English and Nepali, both written and verbal; and
  • Ability to work independently in support of a team.

This position is open to Nepali nationals only. Qualified and interested candidates are requested to send an application and updated CV with two professional references to:, including the position title in the subject line. The application submission deadline is 5:00 PM on December 20, 2021.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for selection processes. Women, people with disabilities, marginalized and disadvantaged communities are highly encouraged to apply.


Category Development and Project
Openings 1
Salary Based on experience
Position Type Contract, Per Day, Part Time
Position Level Mid Level
Experience 2+ years
Education Graduate (Bachelors)
Posted Date 13 Dec, 2021
Apply Before 20 Dec, 2021
City Kathmandu