Research Administrator Job in Kenya - KEMRI


This is the entry and training grade for this cadre for graduate employees. An officer at this level will work under the guidance and supervision of a Senior Officer.

Job Specifications
The duties and responsibilities at this level will entail: –

Assisting in preparation of study documents

Supporting in reading and interpreting requirements for project initiation and implementation

Contributing to preparation of projects reports for Principal investigators for small grants

Support in maintaining project schedules for reporting

Support initiation, implementation, and closure of projects.

Person Specification

For appointment to this grade, a candidate must have: –

Bachelor’s Degree in any of the following disciplines: – Biomedical Sciences, Medical Sciences, Public Health, any relevant Social Science or equivalent qualifications from a recognized institution; and

Proficiency in computer application.

Key Skills and Competencies

Planning and organizational skills;

Ability to work with flexibility on several tasks simultaneously;

Communication skills;

Team player.

How To Apply

Kindly attach your Curriculum Vitae, cover letter, copies of certified academic and professional certificates, testimonials and other relevant documents.

All the applications should be done online through KEMRI Website – E-Recruitment Portal on or before 11th September, 2023 latest 5.00 p.m. (East African Time)
Successful candidates will be required to provide the following documents:
– Certificate of Good Conduct Higher Education Loans Board Compliance Certificate (HELB), Tax Compliance Certificate, Credit Reference Bureau Ethics and Anti- Corruption Commission Clearance