Africa Health Research Institute: Research Data Management Intern (Mtubatuba)

Research Data Management Intern

Company Africa Health Research Institute

Reference # SOM/RDMINTERN/004/2022/APR

Published 13/04/2022

12 Months

Location Mtubatuba, South Africa


AHRI has an exciting opportunity for Research Data Management Intern.

Job Functions Data Management,Other Research Development, Science and Scientific Research,Research,Statistics

Industries Academic,Healthcare,Ngo / Non-Profit,Pharmaceutical / Medical / Healthcare / Hygiene,Research,Science & Technology


The purpose of this job is to get exposure to the creation, updating, maintenance and validation of AHRI clinical and population research databases. This includes learning and understanding of research data management procedures aimed at maintaining a high level of clinical and population level data quality. The intern must also learn and understand processes involved in the provision of computerised reports of the data. The position is based at Somkhele campus



1.BSc Hons in Statistics, Mathematics, any database specialist degree or a closely related subject

2.A resident of any of the research communities of the Africa Health Research Institute’s Population Intervention Programme Study Area


1.Some experience in data extraction and manipulation done as part of the BSc Hons

3.Entry-level experience in using Microsoft Query Language or any database query language


1.Good verbal and written communication skills in English;

2.Accuracy and precision;

3.High computer literacy

4.Report writing

5.Must be able to work under pressure;

Please note that only those candidates who meet the minimum requirements will be considered. AHRI is fully compliant with South African labour law and is committed to employment equity.

AHRI reserves the right in special circumstances to accept late applications or to extend the above date in order to facilitate further searches. Furthermore, AHRI reserves the right not to make an appointment. Please consider your application unsuccessful if you have not been contacted within 4 weeks of the closing date

Job Closing Date 24/04/2022

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