10 Research Assistants Jobs in Kenya 2021
Career Employment Kenya: 10 Research Assistants Jobs in Kenya 2021
Job Description: Today Work Kenya


Gateway Health Institute
in collaboration with the University of Washington is seeking to fill the
following position in Makueni, Kitui and Busia Counties Hospitals.

Position: Research
Assistant (10 Positions)

Reporting to: Project
Coordinator and Principal Investigator

Essential Requirements

  • Registered Nurse/Social scientist/Community
  • Excellent computer skills
  • Past research experience: At least one year
  • Must have worked in MCH clinic for not less than
    one year
  • Must have enough experience in obtaining venous
    blood samples from adults
  • Excellent communication skills: Must be able to
    communicate regularly with study coordinator via email/ Zoom
  • Excellent skills with mobile technology
  • Must have Clinical Trial on IIRB
  • Language skills: fluency in English and Kiswahili.
    Luo/luhya/Kamba language will be an added advantage
  • Team player with ability to work closely with
    other study and facility staff

Duties and

  • Recruit and enroll participants into the study
  • Collect data per approved Standard Operating
    Procedures and input into Android tablet system
  • Conduct follow up visits in person with study
    participants either at the facility or at home
  • Collecting samples including blood and swabs from
    the study participants
  • Submit weekly summaries of enrollment and
    follow-up to the study coordinator

How to Apply

Applications must
include the following:

Complete our online
application form HERE

Complete CV with 2
referees indicating their day telephone contacts and e-mail (
) by 25/10/2021