Research Manager job at The National Institute for Medical Research (NIMR)

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Vacancy title:
Research Manager

[ Type: FULL TIME , Industry: Nonprofit, and NGO , Category: Management ]

Jobs at:

The National Institute for Medical Research (NIMR)

Deadline of this Job:
04 May 2022  

Duty Station:
Within Tanzania , Mwanza , East Africa

Date Posted: Wednesday, April 27, 2022 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed

Duties and Responsibilities:
• To assist the PI in developing research protocols and pretesting and piloting of data collection tools;
• To participate in developing the capacity of junior staff, including training of local research enumerators;
• To plan and supervise collection of all quantitative data in Mwanza and Shinyanga regions;
• To coordinate data collection in the field;
• Periodically conduct quality checks of the quantitative data;
• To collect, transmit and process data;
• To perform any other related duties as may be assigned by the Supervisor.

Qualification and Compitence:
• A holder of Masters Degree in one of the following specialization: Public Health, Education or Epidemiology;
• Experience in conducting digital data collection;
• Knowledge and experience in conducting randomized controlled trials is preferable;
• A practical experience of project management;
• Proven managerial, organizational and report-writing skills;
• Excellent written and oral communication skills in both English and Kiswahili;
• To work as part of a multidisciplinary research team;
• Ability to work in a multicultural environment; and
• Experience with Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint.

Work Hours: 8

Experience in Months: 24

Level of Education:
Bachelor Degree

Job application procedure
Application letters should be written in English;
Applicants should indicate three reputable referees with their reliable contacts;
Applicants must attach their detailed relevant certified copies of academic certificates including form four and six certificates;
Application letters should be attached with detailed curriculum vitae; and
All applications should be addressed to:
• Centre Director,
• National Institute for Medical Research – Mwanza Centre,
• P.O. Box 1462,
• Mwanza.
• Or through email: [email protected]   / [email protected]  

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