Kenya Medical Research Institute(KEMRI)

Clerical Officer - Siaya, Manyatta, Bondo

Published:KMR 08
  • Advertised Date: 09/16/2022
  • Closing Date: 10/06/2022 17:00:00
  • Applications: 580

Job Description

Key Responsibilities:

  • •Assist in identification of potential participants
  • •Consent and recruit eligible participants
  • •Schedule participants for follow ups
  • •Complete study forms accurately & completely
  • •Ensure he/she has the requisite supplies in good time
  • •Work closely with the data team to resolve queries
  • •Maintain strict confidentiality of sensitive research information
  • •Participate in monthly program meetings
  • •Relate well with MOH staff and CHVs and the community
  • •Perform any other duties assigned/delegated by the immediate supervisor.

Vacancy Requirements:

# Description. Requirement Type
1 •O-Level secondary education with a minimum grade of a D+ (plus) Mandatory
2 •Excellent working experience with Microsoft Office suite, tablet-based data entry platforms. Mandatory
3 •GCP certificate Mandatory
4 •Fluency in English, Swahili and Luo and be able to translate from any of these languages Mandatory
5 •Ability to ride and maintain a motorcycle and in possession of valid driving license Mandatory
6 •Experience in electronic data collection e.g smartphone, tablets Mandatory
7 •Be a resident or willing to live and work in the study area Mandatory
8 •Experience in working in a research /hospital setting is an added advantage Mandatory
9 •Excellent computing skills Mandatory
10 •Good interpersonal communication skills Mandatory
11 •Be able to work both independently and in a team Mandatory
12 •Attention to details and good work ethics Mandatory
13 •Ability to write brief reports and keep records that are clear and legible Mandatory
14 •Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to work as part of a team Mandatory
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