NGO Jobs in Kenya – ICRHK

The International Centre for Reproductive Health Kenya (ICRHK) is an NGO involved in reproductive health research and programme implementation. 

ICRHK will be implementing a cluster randomized controlled trial study {Women’s Health Intervention Using SMS for PREventing Pregnancy (WHISPER) and SMS for nutritional Health OUTcomes (SHOUT)} in Mombasa. 

The trial aims at improving reproductive health and nutrition health using SMS delivered via phone among female sex workers in Mombasa. 

We invite applications for the following positions;

Clinician Counsellors: Clinical Officer or Nurse 

2 Posts
  • Diploma in Clinical Medicine or Diploma in Nursing (KRN or KRM) for Nurse Counsellors
  • Certified in HIV testing and counselling by relevant bodies
  • 3 years working experience in clinical research, particularly among key populations
  • Experience working in Mombasa will be an added advantage.
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Excellent Kiswahili and English languages
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision and over long hours
  • Good oral and written communication skills in Kiswahili and English.
  • Computer literacy.
  • Registration with relevant regulatory bodies a must.
  • Female candidates are encouraged to apply.
Research Assistants

2 Posts

  • A minimum of a bachelor’s degree in social science or related discipline.
  • 3 year practical experience in collection of data through surveys, In-depth interviews and focussed group discussions among Key populations.
  • Experience working in Mombasa will be an added advantage.
  • Knowledge of ethical issues relating to the conduct of research on human subjects.
  • Strong attention to detail and writing skills that should include the ability to develop comprehensive field notes and high notch reports for qualitative analysis.
  • High level interpersonal skills and the ability to build rapport with the study populations.
  • Excellent verbal, written and visual communication skills.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office suite (Word, Access, Outlook, and Excel).
  • Ability to work effectively under minimal supervision and open minded.
  • Female candidates are encouraged to apply.
Applicants must upload their application letter, an up-to-date CV with names and addresses of three referees and telephone contacts and the bio data form on the ICRHK job application portal accessible on our website by 2nd July 2016, 5pm.

ICRHK is committed to equal opportunities and welcomes applications from appropriately qualified people from all sections of the community.