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Data Entry Clerk
Ref No.: 18-05140
Location: Piscataway, New Jersey
Job Description:

Data recorded on paper forms during a clinical study has to be transcribed into electronic format to allow for comprehensive statistical analyses. The following two steps will have to be performed for this job: • Data entry into electronic forms (MS Excel; templates will be provided) • Data validation, i.e. double-checking the entered data to rule out any mistakes during data entry Note: The applicants will be responsible for data entry and validation only, statistical analysis of the data is not required. Other • We have estimated the total number of work hours to complete data entry and validation with approx. 450-500 (i.e. 225-250 per person). • Computer and software will be provided


Mandatory Skills:

Requirements
• Proficient in Microsoft Excel with accurate data entry skills
• Excellent keyboarding skills
• High degree of accuracy, diligence and attention to detail are paramount – seemingly small mistakes during data entry have the potential to significantly alter the results of this clinical study
• Comfortable dealing with significant amounts of study data
• Experience with computers, typing, database management skills Education
• No particular educational background required
• Background in mathematical, computer sciences or software development preferred

Desired Skills:
• Background in mathematical, computer sciences or software development preferred