Project Administrator Job in Kenya 2020
Career Employment Kenya: Project Administrator Job in Kenya 2020
Job Description: Today Work Kenya

The office of Medical Research at Kenyatta National Hospital in
collaboration with the University of Washington is seeking to fill the
following position.

Position: Project Administrator

Location: Kenyatta National Hospital

Reporting to: Principal Investigator

Roles and Responsibilities.

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Managing the staff payroll and processing of their benefits.
Ensuring all the statutory deductions are submitted on timely basis to the
relevant bodies and updated as required

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Liaising with the Grants management office in University of
Washington and Kenyatta National Hospital to facilitate processing and
management of grant monies.

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Preparation of monthly invoices and financial reports of the
project expenditures to the donors and Kenyatta National Hospital grants
office.

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Ensure that project petty cash is available at all times and its
management is according to the set guidelines by the Kenyatta National Hospital
Finance Department.

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Development of staff job descriptions, coordinating selection,
recruitment and training of the program staff.

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Assisting in staff performance evaluation, promotion and
termination activities as required.

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Participating in conflict resolution for the field teams as well
as disciplinary meetings to resolve any misconduct by the project staff.

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Facilitating the processing and keeping track of all the staff
contracts and the project subcontract. Maintain personnel files i.e. CVs,
appointment letters, contracts, leave records etc.

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Liaise with the KNH Supply Chain and Procurement office for
procurement of office, lab and clinic supplies for the project as required.

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Participate in bi-weekly Project meetings to update the team on
administration matters as well as listen to any matters arising from the field

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Prepare for submission and maintain records of correspondence
with institutional review boards, ethical review committees, donors and
collaborators.

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Perform day-to-day management of the project team and address
any team issues promptly.

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Other duties as they may be assigned by the Principal
Investigator.

Academic Qualifications:

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Bachelor’s degree or Diploma in finance, public relations,
business administration, project management or business management.

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Additional professional training on Project management or CPA
will be an added advantage.

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Proficient in MS Office – Word, Excel, PowerPoint as well as,
tracking, document management, and retention tools.

Desired Skills and Experience

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At least 1 year experience working in the field of project
management or a support role in a complex administrative role.

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Excellent interpersonal and communication skills required.
Ability to build relationships and rapport with teams, staff, and vendors and
navigate challenging or unexpected circumstances with creativity, calm, and
positivity.

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Strong analytic, organizational, written, and verbal
communication skills

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Ability to communicate effectively with persons on all levels
both inside and outside the project on issues that could be complex or
sensitive in nature.

Applications must include the following:

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our online application form

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Complete detailed CV with 2 referees indicating their telephone
contacts and email contacts

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MUST attach all the relevant certificates and testimonials

If qualified for the above post, please send your CV to the
email  tesnes2018@gmail.com by Close of Business 30th September 2020

CLICK HERE TO APPLY ONLINE