Research Assistant Job in Nairobi Kenya (50K)

Our client a highly regarded Facilities Management Training &  Consultancy Firm delivering internationally affiliated training programmes in Kenya is looking to recruit a dynamic and resourceful Business Research Assistant to be based in Nairobi. 

Key Responsibilities
  • Work as part of a team to develop business and marketing strategy for the firm.
  • Promote the firm’s strategic vision and the services it offers to all stakeholders.
  • Develop and manage relationships with relevant professional, business and government organisations.
  • Undertake business related information, research and compile reports as directed.
  • Assist in the undertaking literature research.
  • Compile data and collect relevant information for academic articles, business publications, and client presentations.
  • Develop work plan and key milestones for various projects and initiatives.
  • Provide other research, business development, marketing and management support as required and directed by the managing director.
  • A minimum of Bachelor’s degree in the sciences field from a recognized university.
  • An added advantage if holding a master’s degree in related sciences.
  • Two years’ experience in implementing projects in a business sector.
  • Experience in research work and report writing is essential.
  • Skills in the use of computer and relevant software used in business and academic research.
  • Use of social media and e-marketing skills and added advantage.
  • Excellent command of the English language and be highly articulate.
  • Presentable with excellent communication skills.
  • An outgoing, energetic and charming personality, and be motivated to succeed.
  • High capacity to learn, be able work under pressure and manage different priorities
  • Excellent judgement skills, be able to make decisions and be accountable.
  • A track record of work experience demonstrating the skills required for this position.
Monthly gross salary: Ksh. 50,000/= (Approx. 500 USD) 

Deadline: 30th July 2016    

To apply, please follow the link:
Summit Recruitment & Search, 
Blixen Court, Karen Road, 

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