Data ManagerĀ at International Medical Corps (IMC)

International Medical Corps (IMC) is a global, humanitarian, non-profit organization dedicated to saving lives and relieving suffering through health care training, relief and development programs. Established in 1984 by volunteer doctors and nurses, International Medical Corps is a private, voluntary, non-political, non-sectarian organization. Its mission is to improve the quality of life through health interventions and related activities that build local capacity in underserved communities worldwide. By offering training and health care to local populations and medical assistance to people at highest risk, and with the flexibility to respond rapidly to emergency situations.We are recruiting to fill the vacant position below:Job Title: Data Manager Location: SokotoJob SummaryInternational Medical Corps (IMC), in collaboration with the Harvard School of Public Health (USA) and Epicentre (France), will be supporting a research study, “Reducing the frequency of follow up and task sharing in the treatment of uncomplicated severe acute malnutrition.”The aim of the research study is to test a new model of care, using a monthly schedule of follow-up with caregiver support for at-home surveillance in the treatment of uncomplicated severe acute malnutrition (SAM). The research study will be conducted in Sokoto state (Wamako and Binji LGAs) beginning in June 2017.The Data Manager would manage data entry for the study, supervising a team of data entry operators.Main ResponsibilitiesDevelop the necessary data entry templates for electronic data entryDevelop statistical programs to routinely verify accuracy and completeness of double-entered data, preparing list of queries to be verified by data entry operators and study staff for finalizationProvide daily supervision of data entry team to ensure progress and quality of data entryMaintain daily tracking of individual records double-entered, compared, and verified and provide weekly and monthly progress reports to Field InvestigatorExecute daily and weekly back-up of all data entryMonitor transfer of individual records from study sites for data entry, in coordination with Field Investigator and study staff, to ensure secure reception and storage of individual recordsSupervise secure archival of all individual records and consent formsMaintain an organized workspace to ensure all equipment and supplies are clean, secure and used effectivelyOther duties as assigned 

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