Check your search results here

Research Assistant Job in Kenya

Research Assistant 

Grade 12

Ref. No. LU/AD/5/09/18
Salary Scale: Kshs. 94,347 – 131,736 p.m.
Research Assistant will be on a three (3) Year renewable contract following satisfactory work performance


·         A 2nd Honor Upper Division Bachelor’s degree in the Social Sciences,Education and related fields and a master’s degree from a recognized institution with a practical experience in research.
·         Be aware of the latest trends in Education;
·         Good computer Literacy Skills;
·         Ability to demonstrate a high level of confidentiality and discretion at all times;
·         Strong Interpersonal skills and relationship management;
·         Relevant working experience of at least 5 years since graduating; In addition, the applicant must have:-
·         KRA compliance certificate.
·         HELB clearance certificate.
·         CRB certificate.
·         Certificate of good conduct.

Reporting to the office of the Vice-Chancellor the Research Assistant will generally be involved in:-


·         Helping to manage and prioritize the VC’s time.
·         Writing speeches for the VC when called upon to do so.
·         Helps in time and diary management scheduling of meetings, correspondences and note taking.
·         Manage and maintain the office diary and e-mail account.
·         Conduct weekly meetings with the VC to discuss impending engagements, invitations and other official requests made to the office.
·         Ensure that the VC is fully briefed on, or prepared for any engagement he is involved in.
·         Conduct research on behalf of the office on pertinent issues.
How to Apply
Applicants must submit ten (10) copies of applications giving details of age, education and professional qualifications, detailed work experience, present post and salary, applicants’ telephone number and email address, and enclose certified copies of certificates and testimonials and give names and addresses of three (3) referees who are knowledgeable about the applicants competence and area of specialization.
Applicants should request their referees to write directly to the undersigned. The name and reference number of the position for which the application is made should be clearly marked on the envelope and addressed to:-
The Deputy Vice-Chancellor (AF&D)
Laikipia University
P.O. Box 100-20300
So as to reach him not later than 20th September, 2018
A soft copy of the application letter and C.V. only should be sent by email to
Laikipia University is an equal employer. Women, minority groups and persons living with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted

DO NOT MISS to Subscribe below for the latest jobs to your EMAIL for FREE

Enter your email address:

Delivered by FeedBurner

Want to know the latest news, read great articles, features, jobs and careers? Then click here