KEMRI CAREERS

KEMRI has built a strong professional team of over 4,000 employees deployed across the country. We have created a favorable work environment with able mentors who ensure talent is developed. We have also been ranked among the top Research organisations in Africa in research out put.

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AVAILABLE OPENINGS

VACANCY NUMBER POSITIONDESCRIPTIONVACANCY OPENING DATEVACANCY CLOSING DATEDOWNLOAD DOCUMENT
Project Social ScientistThe incumbent will help address qualitative research questions, generate data and contribute to research publications.
May 12, 2022June 6, 2022Download
Field Officer Intern The purpose of the internship is to be trained in recruitment and retention activities for a research clinic team. May 12, 2022June 2, 2022Download
Study AdministratorThe Incumbent will offer project administrative support at the PHRD Thika Clinical Research site.May 12, 2022June 2, 2022Download
Study Clinician/Clinical OfficerThe Incumbent will provide clinical support to a research clinic team involved in providing a vaccine against Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) and other reproductive health services to adolescent girls and young women.
May 12, 2022June 2, 2022Download
DriverThis job exists to facilitate movement of goods, research materials, specimen, study participants or staff from one point to another as authorized to enhance research activities and smooth running of the study. This individual must be willing to reside in the study area, work long and after-hours
including weekends where necessary.
May 10, 2022May 30, 2022Download
Project AdministratorThe KEMRI Graduate School is due to carry out a training and evaluation on use of COVID-19 testing procedures in county and referral health facilities, port of entries and other, approved institutions. the tests include rapid tests, ELISA, PCR, sequencing among others. The aim is to monitor the reliability of these procedures in actual field operational situations including getting feedbacks from involved stakeholders - health care staff, travelers, inpatients and outpatients among others. The project seeks the services of a fulltime project administrator to support the coordination of the project.
May 10, 2022May 29, 2022Download
FN-003-04-2022Study Medical OfficerSanofi study: A parallel-group, Phase III, multi-stage, modified double-blind, multi-armed study to assess the efficacy, safety, and immunogenicity of two SARS-CoV-2 Adjuvanted Recombinant Protein Vaccines
(monovalent and bivalent) for prevention against COVID-19 in adults 18 years of age and older.
May 6, 2022May 26, 2022Download
CGHR/287/04/22Laboratory AnalystThe successful applicant will be part of molecular team including next generation sequencing.April 29, 2022May 19, 2022Download
CGHR/285/04/22InternshipCandidate must posses a registration Certificate issued by the Kenya Medical Laboratory Technicians and Technologists Board (KMLTTB) where applicable or any other recognized regulatory bodyApril 29, 2022May 19, 2022Download
CGHR/284/04/22Data ManagerThe successful candidate will be responsible for the overall data management procedures for the clinical trial including data capture, monitoring the quality and integrity of data and preparing summary reports.April 29, 2022May 19, 2022Download
CGHR/282/04/22Clerical Officer – (Community Interviewers)The Community Interviewer will report directly to the Field Coordinator. S/He will be responsible for ensuring that the data collection in the field is conducted with the highest standards possible as per the L9LS monoclonal antibody study protocol and GCP. S/he must be flexible and work within the existing structure, in a professional and ethical manner with competence, accountability and integrity.April 29, 2022May 19, 2022Download
CGHR/281/04/22Clinical OfficersThe Clinical Officer will be responsible for screening, enrolment, and
clinical management of enrolled participants, as well as careful documentation and data entry of findings. S/he must be flexible and work within the existing structure, in a professional and ethical manner with competence, accountability and integrity.
April 29, 2022May 19, 2022Download
CGHR/280/04/22Clinical Research Scientist - PharmacistThe Pharmacist will report to the Principal Investigator and will be responsible for investigational products management and accountability for the clinical research site. S/he will be required to make contribution to protocol development and implementation, including providing technical advice on
pharmacy related issues.
April 29, 2022May 19, 2022Download
CGHR/279/04/22RiderFor appointment to this grade, a candidate must have Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education mean grade of D+ or its equivalent qualification from
a recognized institution.
April 29, 2022May 19, 2022Download
CGHR/278/04/22Laboratory TechnologistFor appointment to this grade, a candidate must have diploma in Medical Laboratory ScienceApril 29, 2022May 19, 2022Download
CGHR/277/04/22Administrative OfficerThe officer hired in this position will: ensure day-to-day smooth operations of administrative functions of the two projects- CVE and EFGH-Shigella studies.April 29, 2022May 19, 2022Download
Research Scientist, Molecular Biology and Bioinfomatics For appointment, a candidate must have a Bachelor’s Degree in any of the following disciplines:- Biomedical Sciences, Bioinformatics, Applied Sciences, Public Health, any relevant Social Science, or equivalent qualifications from a recognized Institution.April 26, 2022May 16, 2022Download