|Location||Durban, Durban, South Africa|
The South African Medical Research Council (SAMRC) strives to improve the nation’s health and quality of life by funding and conducting relevant and leading health research. It further aims to promote equity, career development and progression. The organisation prides itself on six values: pioneering, partnering, excellence, respect, integrity and citizenship.
SENIOR RESEARCH TECHNICIAN: DATA COLLECTOR
Duration: One-Year Contract
The SAMRC’s HIV Prevention Research Unit requires a suitably qualified and experienced Data Collector to perform project related duties such as, administration of informed consent to study participants, complete study document, and assisting with various general administrative duties at clinical research sites and other clinics in the Durban region.
Conduct interviews with study participants and check the co enrolment database
Capture and collect Data whilst maintaining quality control, in accordance with Good Clinical Practice Principles
Administration, check Study related documentation, quality control/assurance and indexing of informed consent documents for study participants
Assist with data cleaning as designated by the relevant study Principal Investigator
Prepare study document, complete and address related queries
Assist with translations of research-related documents
Create and update study specific logs
Assist in proving information to relevant managers for report writing and provide require weekly/monthly individual reports
Assist with participant follow-up
Plan meetings and/or workshops and prepare minutes for review
Assist with re-imbursement of participants, completing re-imbursement logs and preparation finance reconciliation.
Grade 12 / matric
1-2 years relevant experience in research or related environment
1- 2 years Data collection experience
1- 2 years Data entry experience
Good writing skills
Strong computer skills in MS Office packages
Fluent in English and isiZulu
Post Matric qualifications in any research related field
A Code 8 manual drivers license
Effective organisational skills and the ability to work both independently and in a team
Ability to multitask and work under pressure
Willing to work outside normal working hours when required.
Interested candidates can send their CV