Jan 2018 KEMRI Research Assistants New Jobs in Thika – CCR PHRD Clinical Trials Project

Jan 2018 KEMRI Research Assistants Jobs Vacancy in Thika – CCR PHRD Clinical Trials Project

Kenya Medical Research Institute

KEMRI –CCR PHRD (Thika) clinical trials Project is currently looking for a motivated individual to fill in the following position:

Research Assistants

To be based in Thika

(2 Positions)

Job Purpose: To assist in field data collection

Job Responsibilities

  • Timely abstraction of data from patients’ charts
  • Verify quality of data by comparing abstracted data to source documents
  • Ensure facilities have adequate data collection tools and request necessary supplies for the project
  • Liaise with the health facility staff to ensure project activities are conducted as scheduled
  • Providing project management team with regular feedback on field activities
  • Other duties and responsibilities as may be assigned

Job Requirements

  • College diploma in nursing, health records or any health related field
  • Experience working in a Comprehensive Care Centre will be an added advantage
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Past experience in electronic data collection using Survey CTO/ ODK desirable
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Good interpersonal skills

Terms of Employment: Employment is on a one year renewable contract with a probation period for the first 3 months.

Salary is negotiable within the appropriate grade depending on education, experience and demonstrated competency.

How to Apply:

All applicants must meet each selection criteria detailed in the minimum requirements

Must include a current CV with names of at least 2 referees.

Must include copies of academic and professional certificates

A duly signed application letter indicating the vacancy reference with copies of documents listed above should be sent to: phrdrecruit@pipsthika.org not later than 31st January 2018.

KEMRI IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER COMMITTED TO DIVERSITY; PERSONS WITH DISABILITY, WOMEN, YOUTH AND THOSE FROM MARGINALIZED AREAS ARE ENCOURAGED TO APPLY.

KEMRI DOES NOT CHARGE A FEE AT ANY STAGE OF ITS RECRUITMENT PROCESS INCLUDING APPLICATION, INTERVIEW AND PROCESSING OF OFFER LETTER. IF ASKED FOR A FEE, REPORT SUCH REQUEST IMMEDIATELY.

Only those shortlisted will be contacted.







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