Data Clerk Job Vacancy in Kisumu, Kenya

Position Title: Data Clerk

Reporting to: Data Manager & Study Director

Location: Kisumu 

Job Term:3 months contract

Essential requirements:

  • Must have a bachelor’s degree in computer science or applied statistics.
  • Proficient in excel in generating and analyzing study reports.
  • Team player with ability to work closely with other study staff.
  • Experience in data management using RedCap and/or ODK will be an added advantage.
  • Research experience 1 year.
  • Proficient in data analysis using Stata or R – Stata most preferred.
  • Language skills: fluency in English and Kiswahili and/or Luo
  • Excellent communication skills: Must be able to communicate regularly with the study team via email and zoom

Job Summary

The Data Assistant of the PrEPARE study will generally have the following roles: 

  • Review and update standard operating procedures for data entry into REDCap.
  • Assist in training study staff to collect and manage study data
  • Provide REDCap technical assistance throughout data collection.
  • Conduct data quality checks to identify potential data entry errors.
  • Ensure that forms are duly filled by each study team member
  • Ensure that correct versions of paper- and electronic-based case report forms (CRFs) are available to study staff
  • Maintain regular weekly data backups

Applications must include the followings:

  • Complete CV with 2 referees indicating their day telephone contacts and e-mail contacts
  • Relevant certificates and testimonials

Send your application addressed to the PRINCIPAL INVESTIGATOR, PrEPARE study and CV to the email by 19th September, 2023.

If you are successful ,kindly note that this position needs to be filled by 1st October, 2023. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.