Global Vector Hub: Data Officer and Administrator, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, UK


Data Officer and Administrator

Department of Disease Control

Salary:  £29,854 to £33,959 per annum, inclusive.
Closing Date:  Wednesday 10 March 2021
Reference:  ITD-DCD-2021-04


We are seeking a driven Data Officer & Administrator to continue to build and maintain the Global Vector Hub (GVH) website - This exciting role would suit an individual who is prepared to learn on their feet and work flexibly to help further develop an existing online project. They will help develop new content and maintain the current GVH website - an online resource with the vision to be instrumental in the elimination of vector-borne diseases, worldwide, through providing a vector-borne disease control information resource, database and network. 

The post holder will be responsible for developing content for all aspects of the website, including: creating and finding online resources, gathering and analysing pre-existing biological data, and developing the networking tool to connect individuals and organisations. The post requires an individual with experience in manual data mining, data curation and data management; and an interest in global health issues, particularly vector-borne diseases. The post holder will also be expected to assist with the running of the Logan Group at LSHTM, including day to day administrative work for ZikaPLAN. The post will be based at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine in the Department of Disease Control.