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:
·        
Support
any study by providing data management expertise.
·        
Actively
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.
·        
Work
closely with study PIs and heads of other departments (medical, laboratory,
logistics, and administration) on matters relating to study data management.
·        
Ensure
that GCP requirements, internal guidelines, and SOPs are implemented in data
management activities.



Qualifications, Skills and
Experience: 
·        
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.
·        
Previous
experience in using relational databases such as relational databases (MySQL),
in SQL and in database modeling.
·        
Working
knowledge of software programs such as STATA.
·        
Good team
management experience
·        
Ability
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:
epi-ug-rec@epicentre.msf.org
Deadline: 15th
November 2017 by 5:30pm
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