Data, Monitoring, and Research at Pacific Consultancy, Keno Institute, MTN and many other Companies

Deadline of this Job: 
16 October 2022

We are looking for focused data entry clerks to continuously update our client’s database. The data entry clerks will liaise with and follow up with the Data Specialist within the company as well as with the client to validate information on report forms before entering it. The data entry clerks will capture the data into relevant database in a timely and accurate manner.

Scope of work
• Correcting errors and organizing the information in a manner that will optimize swift and accurate capturing
• Entering a total of 2,000 report forms into the database (October-December, 2022). Payments will be dependent on target achievement
• Informing the supervisor and other relevant parties regarding errors encountered.

Data Entry Clerk Requirements
• Certificate or Diploma in Information Technology, Computer Studies, Statistics or any related study
• 1+ years experience in data entry
• Good command of English and Nyanja languages
• Excellent knowledge and experience working with databases
• Ability to concentrate for lengthy periods and perform accurately with adequate speed
• Should have a smart phone and a functional laptop
• Only available for Lusaka based candidates

Deadline of this Job: 27 October 2022

Applied Qualitative and Quantitative Research Methods Short Course- 7th November – 15th December 2022
Keno Institute of Training & Research offers a wide range of training and development opportunities designed to provide students and professional skills to design and conduct high quality studies. This short course offers a fundamental of research methods and research design. It will provide an overview of research with a focus on quantitative and qualitative research how these can work together in a mixed method approach. Through this 4-week short course, participants will have knowledge and some experience with working on in both qualitative and quantitative methodologies in a mixed methods approach.
Mode of delivery: Virtual, 3 to 4 two-hours live sessions per week
Training Outcomes

At the end of the training, participants will be able to:
• Demonstrate knowledge of the various qualitative and quantitative approaches to research
• Describe and apply fundamentals of qualitative, quantitative, and mixed methods research to a plan or proposal
• Demonstrate knowledge of basic foundations of research design including ethical requirements of research involving human subjects
• Know how to write and develop objectives, purpose statements, aim, or research question
• Develop a plan for data collection and analysis
• Defend their choice of methods and research design
• Evaluate social research literature to make informed decisions
• Design and critically appraise a mixed methods study

Workshop Content:
• Introduction to Qualitative and Quantitative Research Methodologies
• Specifying an objective, purpose, research questions, or hypotheses
• Selecting a research design
• 3 Major quantitative designs
• 3 Major qualitative designs
• Mixed methods design
• Ethical standards in Research
• Sampling Techniques quantitative and qualitative Research
• Data collection Methods in quantitative and qualitative
• Data management and analysis methods for quantitative and qualitative research
• Analyzing and interpreting qualitative and quantitative data
• Qualitative and quantitative data analysis (Using SPSS, MS Excel and Atlas ti.)
• Writing up of research findings

Course material
Reading materials and presentations will be provided to registered students
Course format
The course will feature a blend of teaching and learning styles.
• This course will be taught online, using a blend of asynchronous and synchronous teaching, as well as online live teaching.
• The course will start with asynchronous material (readings that will be provided and work on own projects), followed by live class lectures and virtual office hour consultations daily.
• Participants will be required to develop a study of their own which they will be expected to develop throughout the course and present at the start and end of the course using PowerPoint.

Deadline of this Job: 31 October 2022

Job Description
Digital Skills for a Digital Future
MTN and SAS are partnering to equip you with core data analytical skills through the newly launched MTN-SAS data science training programme, with the aim to enhance your development and help contribute to your employability
• Are you interested in data analytics, visualization, and machine learning?
• Are you a university graduate with a data science or statistics specialization?
• Are you a school leaver with a full grade 12 certificate having a merit or better in English and Mathematics?
• Are you between the ages of 18-28 years?
This 1-year programme could be for you!

Deadline of this Job: 13 October 2022

Full Time
• Zambia
• Posted 2 hours ago
• 5000 ZMW / Month
Kazang Zambia Limited
Qualifications & Experience:
• Grade 12 certificate
• Diploma in computer science or Diploma in the related fields.
• At least 1 years’ work experience in a similar role
• Good interpersonal skills and team player

Key Performance Areas among others include:
• Developing and maintaining customer database
• Providing Monthly, weekly and daily sales support reports
• Providing Monthly, weekly and daily customer reports
• Providing support to the sales team
• Cleaning and preparing data
• Any other data support work assigned by the supervisor

Skills Profile:
• Good analytical skills and data interpretation
• Expertise in statistics
• Good communication and writing skills
• Solution oriented
• High level of accuracy and attention to detail
• Must be computer literate and should be able to use soft ware such as word, excel, PowerPoint
• Ability to work with minimal supervision
Closing date: 13th October,2022