APHRC Research Assistants Jobs in Kenya

Job Vacancies: Research Assistants

The African Population and Health Research Center (APHRC) is an international non-profit, non-governmental organization that carries out high quality, policy-relevant research on population, health and education issues facing sub-Saharan Africa.

Our goal is to generate evidence for meaningful action to improve the lives of all Africans.

APHRC seeks to recruit a research assistant to support one of its projects.

Key responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Conduct literature searches and literature reviews as guided;
  • Support the development of study instruments, including questionnaires and manuals;
  • Support the training and supervision of data collection activities, as well as conducting regular data quality checks;
  • Support the project manager(s) in report writing;
  • Other activities as assigned by the Unit Leader/Project Manager.

Qualifications and Experience

  1. Bachelor’s Degree in the social sciences, with a minimum two year experience in research;
  2. Proven experience and aptitude in the conduct of literature searches and reviews;
  3. Excellent written and oral communication skills;
  4. Experience in the organization of field activities;
  5. Long-term availability to support the said research activities.

Interested candidates are invited to submit their application letter and CV with contacts of three referees via email to cvs@flexi-personnel.com by close of business February 16, 2018. Indicate on the email subject “Research Assistant – PDRH”

APHRC is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to the protection of children.

We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

PLEASE NOTE: APPLICANTS ARE NOT REQUIRED TO MAKE ANY PAYMENTS TO ANYONE DURING ANY STAGE OF THE RECRUITMENT PROCESS.


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Updated: February 7, 2018 — 5:57 pm