6 Fresher Supervisor Medical Data Entry Jobs – Epicentre

Organisation: Epicentre
Duty Station: Mbarara,
Uganda
Reports to: Country
Principal Investigator
About US:
In 1995, Epicentre
created a permanent research centre in Uganda to support MSF projects in the
region. The primary role of Epicentre in Mbarara is to conduct clinical
research following Good Clinical Practice (GCP) requirements on critical public
health burdens in Uganda and Africa. To reach this objective, Epicentre
collaborates closely with the Mbarara University of Science and Technology
(MUST). A full-time experienced research team is based at the Epicentre Mbarara
Research Centre. The Mbarara research centre is located in Mbarara
Municipality, 300 km South-West to Kampala.
Job Summary:  The Supervisor Medical Data Entry will
participate in study participant recruitment at assigned study sites in
Mbarara. Ibanda. Ntungamo and Sheema in data collection and medical data entry
in study project electronic database. Supervise, organise and plan the
study-related activity of Community healthcare workers (CHWs) or Voluntary
Health Teams under the supervision of the CaP TB CONTACT Study coordinator.
Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Complete electronic CRF according to electronic Case report form
    completion guidelines. GCP and SOP’s
  • Supervise, organise and plan the study-related activity of Community
    healthcare workers (CHW) or Voluntary Health Teams for data collection,
    patient follow-up. as well as identify their training needs in order to
    provide a good service support and reliability of the data collected.
  • Build synergies with Health facility staff. CHWs. TB focal persons
    and CaP TB EGPAF team at the site so as to
  • ensure smooth implementation of the study activities.
  • Engage in patient recruitment activities like, screening,
    consenting. HIV testing and counselling, etc
  • Do quality control Community Healthcare workers’ performance on
    regular basis.
  • Support the Investigators in the implementation of the study
    procedures according to Study protocol and Standard Operating Procedures
  • Make weekly reports and communications with the study coordinators,
    and Data manager.


Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The ideal candidate must hold qualifications in any of the
    following: health-related field, social science, counselling, data-entry or
    degree in Information and Technology (IT).
  • One year working experience in clinical research or community-based
    studies, data collection, and data- entry.
  • Essential working experience of at least one year with MSF/Epicentre
    is an added advantage.
  • Knowledge of ICH guidelines. GCP. and the clinical trial study
    process is an added advantage.
  • Ability to work effectively in teams as well as independently.
  • Flexible for regular travel to study sites within the country.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

How to Apply:
All suitably
qualified and interested candidates should hand deliver their application
package (CV, application letter and copies of their academic / work
certificates) to:
Resources Manager,
MSF/Epicentre
Mbarara Research Centre,
P. O. Box 1956,
Mbarara,
Or by email
to: epi-ug-rec@epicentre.msf.org
Deadline: 27th January 2019
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