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Temporary Data Officer Posted on: 14 February 2019

Job Summary:

A Temporary Data Officer position is available in the Data group at Singapore Institute for Clinical Sciences (SICS), Agency of Science and Technology Research (A*STAR). The focus of our group is the management of the clinical data from national and international birth cohort studies. The successful candidate will be mainly participating to the quality control of the data, in relation with the clinicians, the statisticians and the software developers.


Job Responsibilities:

  • Data entry and monitoring

    • Assist with double data entry

    • Assist with monitoring and verification of data entered into study database by research coordinators

  • General duties

    • Carry out tasks according to Good Clinical Practice, Good Clinical Data Management Practice, SOPs and data management plans

Data quality

  • Verify and reconcile data inconsistencies (data flags) as raised by Statisticians during data cleaning

  • Perform conflict resolution for the double data entry system

  • Identification of errors/inconsistencies from internal and external source

Job Requirements:

  • Minimum Diploma in any field or proven experience in Data Entry and/or Data Monitoring

  • Proficiency in MS Excel an added advantage

  • Excellent organizational, numerical and analytical skills with keen attention to detail

  • Willingness to work in an environment with multiple projects and timelines

  • Knowledge of Clinical Data Management System would be an added advantage (not mandatory)


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