Data Analyst

Recruiter / Employer: KENYA MEDICAL RESEARCH - KEMRI
Contract: Contract / Casual
Salary: Confidential
Status: Active

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ECONOMICS, STATISTICS, RESEARCH, MONITORING AND EVALUATION
ECONOMICS, STATISTICS, RESEARCH, MONITORING AND EVALUATION
NAIROBI

Job Description

Vacancy number CGHR/197/04/21

Duration: One (1) year with a possibility of extension
Reporting to: Principal Investigator

Job description

The successful candidate will work with the Data Management team, Study Coordinators and the Principal Investigators in planning for data collection including setting up of tablets and databases, training of staff on data collection using the appropriate tools, overseeing data collection, validation and cleaning process and finally analysing the data. The holder of this position shall be based at the KEMRI-CGHR field station in Kisian with regular visits to the study field sites.

Minimum REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Statistics, Applied Statistics, Biostatistics or Mathematics, from a recognized university.
  • Excellent working knowledge of statistical packages/programs (preferably R or STATA) and statistical analyses.
  • Knowledge of database languages, such as SQL or visual basic preferable.
  • An analytical mind-set with excellent communication and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to translate complex problems clearly and in nontechnical terms
  • Ability to communicate, express ideas clearly and concisely, in both written and oral formats
  • Ability and willingness to learn additional skills on the job
  • Terms of Employment: One (1) year renewable contract as per KEMRI scheme of service and a Probation period for the first 3 months.

    Remuneration: Compensation is negotiable within a relevant grade, based on education levels, relevant experience and demonstrated competency. The salary scheme is based on the KEMRI scales.

    Method of Application

    Apply to through email; [email protected] no later than 28th June, 2021

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