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Job Title: Variable Hours Officer
Job Number:
Organization: ICAP at Columbia University
Posted: 5/12/2017
Type: Part-time
Classification: Public Health - General
Industry:
Number of Openings: 1
Location: New York,  NY    USA
Compensation:
Position Description: Grant funded:

In partnership with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), ICAP is conducting Population-based HIV Impact Assessments (PHIA) in up to 20 PEPFAR-supported countries. Each PHIA will define the status of the national HIV epidemic, guide global and local allocation of funding and resources based on evidence, and integrate capacity building of country stakeholders in the design, conduct, analysis, and use of PHIAs.

Reporting to the Statistical Program Manager, PHIA Project, the Student Assistant is responsible for supporting the PHIA Project with a range of tasks, including reconciliation of map and listing data files, data analysis, testing of questionnaires and other survey tools on tablets, review of study instruments for consistency, investigation of new technologies, development of standard operating procedures, and preparation of reports and presentations for donors. The student will have opportunities to become involved with survey implementation activities in up to 14 sub-Saharan African countries. The Statistical Program Manager will prioritize tasks and assignments for the student, who will contribute to the smooth operation of the PHIA Project and timely completion of important tasks. The student will also perform additional duties for the project as needed.

MAJOR ACCOUNTABILITIES

-Test questionnaires and other survey tools on Google Nexus tablets -Review study instruments for consistency (including language consistency, skip patterns and constraints in questionnaires) -Monitor and support data management activities -Write and execute statistical programs for the creation of tables, figures, listings, and analysis databases -Conduct validation analyses -Summarize data in written formats for donor reports -Develop PowerPoint presentations -Merge databases from multiple sources to be used in analysis and reporting -Assist in data cleaning, quality assurance and investigating potential issues with a variety of data sets -Support SOP development -Perform other related duties as assigned

Qualifications: EDUCATION

-Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent in training, education, and/or experience

EXPERIENCE SKILLS & MINIMUM REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS

-Minimum of three years of related experience -MS Word/Excel/PowerPoint -Extensive experience managing large datasets -Experience with quantitative analyses using SAS and STATA -Demonstrated writing skills: reports, presentations, and/or protocols -Excellent attention to detail and strong formatting skills using the Microsoft Office Suite

EXPERIENCE, SKILLS & PREFERRED QUALIFICATION

-Master of Public Health or equivalent

Organization Description:

Closing Date: 8/12/2017
Desired Starting Date:
Contact Name: ICAP Columbia University,  Variable Hours Officer
Contact Location: 722 West 168 STreet

New York   NY  10032
United States
Contact Location: 722 West 168 STreet
 
  New York   NY  10032
  United States
Contact Phone: 212-342-0505 
Contact Fax:
Contact Email: icap-hr@columbia.edu
Web Address:
How to Apply: https://jobs.columbia.edu/applicants/jsp/shared/frameset/Frameset.jsp?time=1494607377836

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