KEMRI Data Specialist Jobs in Kenya
KEMRI Data Specialist Jobs in KenyaProject Description The Spatial repellent (SR) project is funded by UNITAID and seeks to fill the gaps for assessing spatial repellent products efficacy, deployment and uptake strategies.
In this regard, Kenya has been selected as the site for conducting the epidemiological evaluation of spatial repellent product efficacy in a high malaria transmission setting.
This study will be conducted in Busia County
over the next two years.
The project seeks to fill the following position(s).
The incumbent will be responsible for performing various data management, data entry, cleaning and
validation, processing and analysis functions in an accurate and timely fashion.
Diploma in Statistics or Computer Science
Minimum 2 years’ working experience in data management (data entry, cleaning and
validation) preferably within a Clinical research set-up
Experience in managing and ensuring data quality
Have a good working knowledge of GCP requirements for clinical trials
Excellent working knowledge of statistical packages/programs (preferably R or STATA) and
Experience with electronic data collection tools (CommCare, REDcap, ODK, etc.).
Knowledge of database languages, such as SQL or visual basic.
Desirable Qualities, Skills and Abilities
Must have good writing, organizational & communication skills
Good judgment in problem solving
Attention to detail and good work ethics
Ability to prioritize tasks and meet set deadlines
Flexible and able to work with minimal supervision
Ensure timely data entry of completed and verified laboratory microscopy CRFs
Perform source data verification, validation and discrepancy management
Collate, query and clean data coming in from the field sites including flagging out
inconsistencies and/or errors arising thereof as part of routine data checks
Provide timely feedback on identified SR component-specific data quality gaps
Completion of data clarification forms
Ensure all study paper forms are completed as per GCP standards with all relevant documentation
Storage of consent forms including all paper based CRFs from field sites in Busia according
to the SOP’s.
Supervise movement of data sheets and data files between the study clinics and KEMRI Alupe study office.
Provide feedback on data submission processes to ensure processes are streamlined and required information is being submitted per set time-frames.
Ensure that data security measures are adhered to
Documentation including both physical and electronic filing.
Assure data quality is maintained throughout.
Troubleshoot and solve common electronic data capture system problems.
Any other duties assigned by the Data Manager.
How to Apply
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