The Kenya Medical Research Institute (KEMRI) in collaboration with the University of Washington is conducting a research study at multiple sites in Kenya.
Due to an increase in number of research sites within the KEMRI/UW Study Project and in order to carry out research more efficiently, the study seeks to recruit dynamic, innovative and experienced person to fill the following position:
Study Clinical Officer - (To be based at KEMRI/UW Migori Study Site)
The Study Clinical Officer will participate in HIV related research and manage study participants. S/he will give palliative, curative and preventive care as may be needed.
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 Site Coordinator or the Medical Coordinator and should be ready to carry out other duties as delegated by the Site Coordinator.
- Diploma in Clinical Medicine and Surgery
- 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 your background, competencies match the specification for this positions, please complete the following form:
and then send an application letter with your current CV that contains details of your qualifications, experience, day time telephone number and addresses of 3 professional referees to the Email address: [email protected]
The application deadline for all the positions is Thursday 27th February, 2014, 2:00 p.m.
Note: Only the shortlisted candidates will be contacted.