Wits Application – Project Manager

  • Full Time
  • Roodepoort, Gauteng, SA

University of the Witwatersrand

Job Description:

To improve the health of rural South Africans through novel interventions by overseeing the day-to day aspects of field operations and processes toensure that the outputs are delivered on time with the desired outcomes.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Recruit and train project field staff
  • Write and update standard operating procedures (SOP) and ensure compliance
  • Supervise a field team with varying skills, including planning daily activities to meet recruitment and follow-up targets
  • Visit households with field teams to observe procedures and check quality of data collection
  • Maintain site documentation in keeping with good clinical practice (GCP)
  • Develop targets for monitoring study progress

Job Requirements:

  • Master’s degree in Epidemiology, Public health or related program strongly encouraged; however, consideration will be given to applicants with an Honors degree and/or documented research experience.
  • Driver’s license with experience driving (owning a car, preferable)
  • Computer skills with knowledge of MS Office suite of programs
  • Excellent interpersonal and leadership skills

Job Details:

Company: University of the Witwatersrand

Job Category: Education

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Roodepoort, Gauteng, SA

Application Deadline: N/A

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