KEMRI Research Assistant Jobs Kenya (4 Posts)



Research Assistant position at KEMRI (4 positions) –To be based in Thika

Job purpose:

To assist in field data collection

Responsibilities for the Research Assistant Job

  • 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.

Qualifications for the Research Assistant  Job

  • 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

How To Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should submit their application together with their detailed CV to the recruitment officer through e-mail: [email protected] not later than 20th April 2017.