NOT Getting Job Interviews? Get A Professional CV Today. Click Here For Details

Project Data Officer Jobs, Jobs In Thika, KEMRI Jobs

Job Purpose

The Project Data Officers will be responsible for data management including data collection, mining, filing, archiving, QA/QC, database updates, reports generation, etc.

Responsibilities

  • Data collection, compilation , cleaning , investigational analysis and processing for entry into databases
  • Designing, improving and updating live databases for long term data storage and back-ups
  • Assisting in data analysis
  • Installing and configuring computer hardware, software systems, networks, printers and scanners
  • Ensure technology is accessible and equipped with current hardware and software
  • Trouble shoots all technology issues including hardware, software and network operating system
  • Preparing daily and weekly reports
  • Scanning and filing of records, archive systems in accordance to department procedures
  • Monitor security of all technology
  • Any other duties assigned by Supervisor

Qualifications

Education and Professional training

  • Bachelor’s degree in Mathematics and computer science or a related field from a recognized university
  • Training on data analysis (STATA and or R)

Competencies

  • Very Good IT skills including hardware, software and networks
  • Good communication skills.

Experience

  • Experience in data entry/data management
  • Skills in database development

Terms of employment

Employment is a one year renewable contract with a probation period for the first 3 months. Salary is negotiable within the appropriate grade depending on education, experience and demonstrated competency.

How To Apply

  • All applicants must meet each selection criteria detailed in the minimum requirements.
  • Must include a current CV with names of at least 2 referees.
  • Must include copies of academic and professional certificates.
  • Must include a copy of Certificate of good conduct
  • Must have KRA Certificate of Tax compliance
  • Must have Clearance Certificate from HELB
  • Must have credit reference Bureau Certificate

A duly signed application letter indicating the vacancy reference with copies of documents listed above should be sent to: phrdrecruit@pipsthika.org not later than 14th October, 2019.

KEMRI IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER COMMITED TO DIVERSITY; PERSONS WITH DISABILITY, WOMEN, YOUTH AND THOSE FROM MARGINALIZED AREAS ARE ENCOURAGED TO APPLY. KEMRI DOES NOT CHARGE A FEE AT ANY STAGE OF ITS RECRUITMENT PROCESS INCLUDING APPLICATION, INTERVIEW AND PROCESSING OF OFFER LETTER. IF ASKED FOR A FEE, REPORT SUCH REQUEST IMMEDIATELY.

Only those shortlisted will be contacted.