Entomology Database Manager – VectorLink Zambia

  • Company:
    Abt Associates
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
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  • Posted:
    15 hours ago
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Job Summary

Abt Associates seeks a qualified Entomology Database Manager to support the VectorLink Project in Lusaka, Zambia.

Under the supervision of the Entomology Technical Manager, the Entomology Database Manager supports the implementation of the Entomology database system of the Vector Link Project.

Key Roles And Responsibilities

  • Entering all entomological data collected from the field into the PMI VectorLink Collect DatabaseEnsure proper and timely data recording and entryPerforming regular data cleaning to ensure quality data for decision makingFiling all entomological data collected according to project filing protocolsSupport proper and timely data recording and entry as well as provide feedback on data collections errorsSupport periodic internal data quality assessments (DQAs) and prepare the project for possible external DQAs to ensure data validity, integrity, precision, reliability and timelinessSupport the implementation of entomological field activitiesPerform any other duty assigned by the Entomology Technical Manager
  • Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in BioStatistics, ICT, Entomology, Biology, or other relevant field.Three (3) years of relevant experience in database management, monitoring & evaluation, or other relevant social science activitiesExperience with DHIS 2 is preferredFamiliarity with quantitative and qualitative research methodsComputer literacy, including knowledge of analytical software (Microsoft Access and Excel, SPSS, Stata)Knowledge of health project implementation in general, with a focus on malaria prevention programs with PMI or USAID will be an advantagePrior experience working with mobile data collection systems will be an added advantageProficiency in English Language
  • Minimum Qualifications

  • (2+) years of experience and bachelor degree OR the equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Abt Associates is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer committed to fostering a diverse workforce. Abt Associates provides market-competitive salaries and comprehensive employee benefits. Local candidates strongly encouraged to apply.

    Disclaimer: Abt Associates will never ask candidates for money in exchange for an offer of employment.

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