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  • Organization: APHRC - African Population and Health Research Center
  • Location:
  • Grade: Consultant - Contractors Agreement - Consultancy
  • Occupational Groups:
    • Statistics
    • Information Technology and Computer Science
    • Managerial positions
  • Closing Date: 2019-07-22

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Consultancy Opportunity As Data Manager

Consultancy Opportunity As Data Manager


Due Date: 2019-07-22

The African Population and Health Research Center (APHRC) is a leading pan-African research institution headquartered in Nairobi, Kenya, that conducts high quality policy-relevant research on population, health, education, urbanization and related development issues across Africa. APHRC actively engages policymakers and other key stakeholders to help ensure decision-making across the continent is informed by rigorous evidence-based research. The APHRC seeks a Data manager to support some of their projects for a maximum of 3 months.

QUALIFICTIONS AND EXPERIENCE 

  • Bachelor of Science in Statistics or related fields
  • A minimum of 3 years relevant post-qualification experience
  • High level quantitative skills (managing, analyzing and interpreting data), such as multivariate and multilevel/longitudinal analyses (preferably with STATA)

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Conduct data cleaning and preparation, which include: data cleaning and consistency checks, validating checking for duplicates or other errors, data transformation where necessary
  • Document project data sets according to the Center’s guidelines on data documentation, archiving and sharing
  • Extract data and prepare analytical files
  • Develop template syntax files for research staff to use in creating various data sets
  • Perform basic and advanced statistical analysis of data

Interested candidates are encouraged to send their applications documents i.e CV and cover letter to consultancies@aphrc.org with the subject “Consultant Data Manager”. Application deadline is July 22, 2019. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Cover letters should be addressed

The Human Resources Officer

African Population and Health Research Center, Inc

APHRC Campus, Manga Close, off Kirawa Road, Kitisuru

P. O. Box 10787-GPO, Nairobi

Website: www.aphrc.org

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