NEW Data Clerk Job in Kisumu

The office of Medical Research at Kenyatta National Hospital in collaboration with University of Washington is seeking to fill the following positions in Kisumu County Hospitals.

Position: Data Clerk

Reporting to: Study Coordinator & Principal Investigator

Location: Kisumu

Essential Requirements:

  • Must have a bachelor’s degree in Health Records and Information Management
  • Minimum three-years’ experience in data management in PrEP implementation studies
  • Proficient in excel in generating and analyzing study reports
  • Team player with ability to work closely with other study staff
  • Experience in data management using RedCap and/or ODK will be an added advantage
  • Proficient in data analysis using Stata or R – Stata most preferred
  • Language skills: fluency in English and Kiswahili and/or Luo
  • Excellent communication skills: Must be able to communicate regularly with the study team via email and zoom

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Evaluate study data for protocol compliances and development of study related SOPs
  • Preparation of electronic devices for data collection
  • Aggregate and clean data using standard Data Quality Audit (DQA) approaches
  • Manage IT infrastructure at the research sites
  • Backing up data routinely and ensuring data security and confidentiality
  • Develop and maintain databases backup and filing systems for projects data
  • Building skills and capacity of study staff and facility health care workers in data management and use of data for program improvement and sustainability
  • Writing weekly, Monthly and Quarterly study reports, analysis and mining of study data advice and promote best practices in monitoring and evaluation
  • Ensure quality management of study data through execution of regular data quality audits, an onsite data verification exercise, and mentorship
  • Respond to data queries as requested
  • Support study nurses with data collection activities
  • Track laboratory samples and clinic retention

How to Apply

Applications must include the followings:

  1. Completer our online application form.
  2. Complete CV with 2 referees indicating their day telephone contacts and e-mail contacts
  3. Relevant certificates and testimonials

If qualified for the above post, please send your application addressed to the Principal Investigator, mWACh-PrEP Study and your CV to the email:

All applications are due not later than 25th June 2021.

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

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