Deadline: 26 April 2020 - Job codes: 3.2.05 and 3.2.07

The Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) has a vacancy based in Vienna, Austria, for two Statisticians in its Data Services Department.

Main Responsibilities

  • Maintains and updates the database and prepares tables and graphs
  • Coordinates and prepares data for OPEC publications such as ASB, Facts & Figures, the OPEC Annual Report, and the Monthly OPEC Bulletin                     
  • Provides data to internal users and for the upkeep of statistical modelling in the Secretariat and provides data and information to Member Countries and OPEC internet users                                      
  • Carries out any other tasks assigned by the relevant superiors as pertain to his/her background, qualifications and position.


  • University degree in Statistics, Mathematics or Economics
  • Work experience: 4 years

Skills and Knowledge

  • Statistical methods and analysis
  • Econometrics
  • Database queries and data mining
  • Relational Databases, Design Principles (ER-Modeling, Data Flow Diagram)
  • Extraction and transformation tools
  • Application Software: Excel, Access, Oracle, B20/20, PL/SQL
  • IT Skills (Internet, Networking, FTP, TCP/IP)
  • Oil industry operation
  • Firm knowledge in the area of energy with specific expertise in the oil sector
  • Communication skills
  • Analytical skills
  • Presentation skills
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Customer service orientation
  • Initiative and integrity


Commensurate remuneration package i.e. monthly basic salary of (€4,206 x 12 per year) with tax-free benefits and six-week annual leave.


Applicants should please complete the form called “Application Form” which may be downloaded from our homepage ( and send it to:

Finance & Human Resources Department
Helferstorferstrasse 17
A-1010 Vienna – AUSTRIA
Or email:

Online applicants should quote “Job Codes 3.2.05 and 3.2.07” in the “Subject” field. An automatic reply will be sent to confirm the successful submission of the documents.

The deadline for receipt of applications is 26 April 2020. Acknowledgements will only be sent to short-listed candidates.