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The Programme 

The Health Practice is looking for a new and dynamic intern to join the team and help its client develop solutions aimed at improving the health of populations throughout sub-Saharan Africa in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Please note that the successful candidate will be due to commence a three-month fixed-term contract starting in February 2021. 

What You Will Do 

Key responsibilities include but are not limited to: 

  • Preparation of clearly thought out and logically written documentation.
  • Vetting of all information to ensure accuracy.
  • Ad hoc responsibilities related to your role in the team. 

Required Skills and Abilities 

  • Master’s degree in Public Health, Epidemiology, (Bio)Statistics, Demography.
  • Experience with data visualization software e.g. Power BI desirable.
  • Strong quantitative skills.
  • Proficiency in STATA and Excel.
  • Deep interest in public health matters and passion for mass societal development.
  • Applicants who can obtain, process and make sense of large sets of data.
  • Proactive self-starter with strong research, analytical and lateral thinking patterns.
  • Excellent attention to detail.
  • Strong interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to perform rigorous analysis of data and reports using both conceptual and quantitative approaches.
  • Ability to perform relevant research related to projects to source required data.
  • Ability to clean data sourced to make it project-specific and relevant.
Closed 8 months ago
Closed 8 months ago
  • Job type:Internships
  • Disciplines:

    Data Science and Analytics, Health, Statistics

  • Citizenships:

  • Locations:

    South Africa (South

  • Closing Date:19th Feb 2021, 6:00 pm


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