KEMRI / University of Washington
The Kenya Medical Research Institute (KEMRI) in collaboration with the University of Washington (UW) is conducting research studies in Kenya.
The KEMRI/UW research collaboration aims to conduct interdisciplinary, setting-specific research aimed at improving the lives of women and children living in Kenya. Specifically our research strives to understand various infectious diseases afflicting these populations and testing interventions.
We are looking for motivated, committed, and honest staff members to join our team in one of our ongoing Research Studies (Building the evidence base for care of acutely ill, undernourished children in limited resource settings– cohort study)
The KEMRI / UW Study Projects seeks to recruit a dynamic, innovative and experienced person to fill the following position which will be based in Migori County Referral Hospital:
Study Clinical Officer
Job Group MR/7
The Study Clinical Officer will participate in pediatric research including data and sample collection. S/he will be expected to observe good clinical practice in carrying out duties and work as a team with other staffs.
S/he will be reporting to the Study Coordinator or the Medical Coordinator and should be ready to carry out other duties as delegated by the Study Coordinator.
- Diploma in Clinical Medicine and Surgery
- Have the necessary registration documents
- Computer Literate
- Three years experience working in a busy Pediatric clinic or Ward set up
- Three years experience in Pediatric Phlebotomy
- Good communication skills
- Ready to work under pressure
- Be a team player
Terms of Employment: Contract for one year, as per KEMRI Scheme of Service. The successful candidate shall undergo a three (3) months probationary period for the first three months upon initiation of employment.
If you meet the above requirements, please CLICK HERE to fill our online recruitment form and then send an application with your current CV that contains details of your qualifications, experience and the full time telephone number and names and addresses of 3 referees to Email address: email@example.com to reach us by Friday 16th March, 2018 at 4.00 p.m.
Note: Only the shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
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