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  • Posted: Mar 31, 2023
    Deadline: Apr 11, 2023
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    Kenyatta University Teaching, Referral & Research Hospital (KUTRRH) is a leading National Referral Hospital with a 650 bed capacity and equipped with state-of-art medical amenities. The hospital is well equiped to offer Oncology, Trauma & Orthopedics, Renal among other services. The Hospital is located along Northern Bypass Rd. near Kahawa West, Nairobi
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    Statistician- 1 Post


    Position summary 

    • To provide statistical support for ongoing projects related to demography and field epidemiology. 
    • Duties and Responsibilities 
    • Developing study analysis plan. 
    • Providing advice on randomization and frequently observing randomization. 
    • Liaising with trial and data analyst and data officer about data quality and missing data, verifying data accuracy and validity. 
    • Scheduling and preparing reports of analyses for independent Data Monitoring Committees, Steering Committees, and publications. 
    • Actively interrogating the data for discrepancies, errors, and missing data, to verify the accuracy and validity of the data. Reporting and liaising with trial investigators, on the quality of the data and resolving any errors according to the study protocol. 
    • Discussing and interpreting results with research team and collaborators in the trial/study. 
    • Ensuring deadlines and project milestones relating to data and analyses are met, coordinating with other members of staff and external collaborators as necessary. 

    Minimum Academic Qualifications 

    • A Bachelor’s degree in mathematics or statistics 
    • At least three (3) years’ experience in a similar position with demonstrated research experience, preferably in the health sciences. 
    • Excellent computer skills and familiarity with one or more statistical packages (including Stata, R, SPSS or SAS) plus knowledge of any SQL-compliant DBMS (e.g., MS-Access, MS-SQL, MySQL Postgres, Oracle, DB2 etc.

    Soft skills 

    • Effective communication skills.
    • Supervisory skills. 
    • Good time management.
    • Decision-making and problem solving skills.
    • Target setting.
    • High standards of professional ethics.
    • Responsive, prompt and effective provision of services.
    • Team player.
    • Client service support and public relations

    Method of Application

    If your background and competencies match the specifications of any of the posts above, please apply online via:
    For all applications, please indicate the subject as follows: JOB APPLICATION – [JOB REFERENCE NUMBER]. Note that you must attach the Application Letter, Curriculum Vitae and
    Filled Application Form and Practicing License ONLY when you apply online via the portal.
    The deadline for the receipt of all applications is 11th April 2023.
    Detailed job descriptions can be accessed on the Kenya University Teaching, Referral and Research Hospital careers portal on the website

    Any form of canvassing will lead to immediate disqualification.
    KUTRRH is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

    Interested and qualified? Go to Kenyatta University Teaching, Referral & Research Hospital on to apply

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