Junior Statistician

*Reference: DBN-AD-1*Our client - CAPRISA - is an award-winning global research organisation located on the campus of the Nelson Mandela School of Medicine in Durban, South Africa and undertakes research in HIV, TB and Covid at four clinical research sites in KwaZulu-Natal.CAPRISAs goal is to undertake globally relevant and locally responsive research that contributes to understanding HIV Vaccines and Pathogenesis, Prevention and Epidemiology, the links between Tuberculosis and AIDS treatment and Covid-19. CAPRISA is a UNAIDS Collaborating Centre for HIV Research and Policy and is recognised as a DSI-NRF Centre of Excellence in HIV Prevention and hosts the SAMRC HIV-TB Pathogenesis and Treatment Research Unit.*Applicants are advised that CAPRISA has implemented a mandatory COVID-19 vaccination policy and all appointees will need to be vaccinated at commencement of employment.**Minimum Requirements:*** Honours degree in Statistics At least 1 year of research experience and statistical analysis SAS, R, STATA or another statistical analysis programme essential Basic knowledge of clinical research High level of computer literacy in MS office (Word, Advanced Excel and Outlook) Masters degree and computer programming experience (know at least one computer language) would be advantageous*Competencies:* Ability to communicate statistical concepts to non-statisticians Excellent communication and interpersonal skills Attention to detail with strong analytical ability Ability to organise and manage multiple priorities Ability to work independently and fit in well within a multi-disciplinary team**R Negotiable - Negotiable - Monthly
Durban, ZN, ZA