Data Manager NGO Job Careers – Epicentre

Job Title:   Data Manager

Organisation: Epicentre
Duty Station:  Mbarara, Uganda
Reports to: Director of
MSF/Epicentre Mbarara Research Centre
About US:
Epicentre is a non-government organization created by Medecins Sans
Frontieres (MSF) in 1987 to help improve the quality of its field
interventions. Since 1996, Epicentre has been a World Health Organization (WHO)
collaborating centre for research in epidemiology and response to emerging
diseases. Epicentre’s work hinges around three main activity areas: clinical
research, field epidemiology and training.
Key Duties and Responsibilities:
any study by providing data management expertise.
contribute to development of the study-specific Case Report Forms (CRFs).Assist
in standardizing data management procedures by developing further internal
guidelines and Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) (if needed), and ensure the
compliance to the existent SOPs.
closely with study PIs and heads of other departments (medical, laboratory,
logistics, and administration) on matters relating to study data management.
that GCP requirements, internal guidelines, and SOPs are implemented in data
management activities.

Qualifications, Skills and
The applicant should preferably hold a
Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, Information
Systems or Data Management from a recognised institution
A minimum of three years of experience in data
management in a clinical research setting.
experience in using relational databases such as relational databases (MySQL),
in SQL and in database modeling.
knowledge of software programs such as STATA.
Good team
management experience
to work in respect of internal guidelines, GCP, Standard Operating
Procedures and study protocols strong interest in clinical research
How to Apply:
All suitably qualified and interested candidates are encouraged to send
their application letters, updated CVs and copies of their academic credentials
either by post or E-mail to:        
Resources Manager,
MSF/Epicentre Mbarara Research Centre,
P. O. Box 1956, Mbarara, Uganda.
Email to:
Deadline: 15th
November 2017 by 5:30pm
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