Overview

Data Manager

Vacancy: CGHR /343/01/23

Job description

The successful candidate will work with the Study Trial Manager, Research Administrator, Quality Management Plan lead, a Data specialist and County Health Records Iinformation Officer to organise

Qualification Required:

Bachalors degree in Computer Science, Statistics, Biostatistics, Applied Statistics or any other related field
At least two (2) years experience in a data management related role in a busy setting, preferably in the health research environment.
Excellent working knowledge of statistical packages/programs (preferably STATA, Excel, R and Python) and statistical analyses.
Experience with electronic data collection tools (CommCare, REDcap, ODK, etc.). Experience with REDCap is an added advantage. `
Knowledge of database languages, such as SQLor Ms Acess preferable.
A high level of competency in using Microsoft, Excel, Word and PowerPoint.
Experience working in a human research program/project and clinical trials will be an added advantage
Experience in creating data visualization dashboards using RShiny, RMarkdown, Matplotlib

 

Skills & Abilities:

Excellent organisational skills, attention to detail and a focus on quality and innovation.
Ability to prioritise work, exercise initiative and work with minimal direction.
Demonstrates excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Closing: 6th February, 2023.

MODE OF APPLICATION

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All applicants must meet each selection criteria detailed in the minimum requirements.

Must include a current CV with the names of at least three referees.
Must include copies of academic and professional certificates.
Indicate the Vacancy Number on the subject of the application Email.
A duly signed application letter indicating the vacancy reference with copies of documents listed above should be sent not later than the stipulated deadline

About Kenya Medical Research - KEMRI

Kenya Medical Research Institute (KEMRI) is a State Corporation established through the Science and Technology (Amendment) Act of 1979, which has since been amended to Science, Technology and Innovation Act 2013. The 1979 Act established KEMRI as a National body responsible for carrying out health research in Kenya.