Technical Lead HIV/ AIDS/ STI Job in Kenya

Main tasks and responsibilities

Reporting to the Deputy Country Director, the Technical Lead HIV/AIDS/STI will be responsible for offering technical support in implementing public health HIV and STI research and intervention projects. The role is central to our research efforts, and you’ll collaborate closely with a diverse team of researchers and clinicians to ensure the smooth implementation of projects.

Provide clinical expertise and guidance in the design and implementation of research and intervention projects.

Develop and implement study protocols and procedures in accordance with project requirements and ethical standards.

Collaborate with fellow researchers and clinicians to collect, analyze, and interpret data.

Participate in the development of research proposals and publications.

Oversee the performance of clinical assessments and collection of biological specimens from study participants

Other duties as necessary and as assigned.

Specific Requirements

Formal Education:

Medical degree from an accredited institution with a valid license to practice medicine in Kenya.

Prior experience conducting clinical research or participating in clinical trials.

Knowledge of STIs/HIV, including epidemiology, diagnosis, and treatment

Strong writing skills evidenced by peer review publications.

Strong understanding of research methodologies, study design, and data collection techniques.

Familiarity with regulatory requirements and ethical guidelines governing clinical research (e.g., ICH-GCP, FDA regulations).

Proficiency in data analysis software (STATA) and qualitative data collection approach will be an added advantage.

Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, with the ability to interact effectively with study participants and team members.

Ability to work independently as well as collaboratively in a fast-paced research environment

How To Apply

Applicants should submit their application in a single email to