APHRC Research Officer Kenya NGO Jobs

The African Population and Health Research Center (APHRC) is a leading Africa-based, African-led, international research institution headquartered in Nairobi, Kenya. APHRC conducts policy-relevant research on population, health, education, urbanization and related development issues in sub-Saharan Africa.

The APHRC seeks to recruit a Research Officer to work in the Maternal and Child Wellbeing Unit within the Research Division.


· Participate in the recruitment, training and supervision of field interviewers;

· Training of field interviewers for quantitative and qualitative data collection;

· Conduct day to day project activities in ensuring timely implementation of field operations, including ensuring that field staff have the necessary supplies for the execution of the project;

· Prepare weekly reports on data collection activities;

· Participate in data review and analysis;

· Liaise with stakeholders on the ground concerning project activities; and

· Assist the research team in other project-related activities.

Qualifications and Experience

· Bachelor’s degree in a social science-related field or public health.

· Proven experience in conducting household surveys and or qualitative data collection in arid and semi-arid areas.

· Experience in visual methodologies will be an added advantage.

· Computer literacy in MS Office suite (Word, PowerPoint, and Excel).

· Ability to analyze qualitative data and or quantitative data is desirable.

How to Apply

Interested candidates are encouraged to apply through our recruitment portal https://aphrc.org/vacancies/ by March 05, 2021. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted; shortlisted candidates will be required to have a Police Clearance Certificate. Cover letters should be addressed to:

The Human Resources Officer

African Population and Health Research Center, Inc

APHRC Campus, Manga Close, off Kirawa Road, Kitisuru

P. O. Box 10787-GPO, Nairobi

Website: www.aphrc.org**

APHRC is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to the protection of vulnerable persons**

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