Research Officers Job Vacancy Summary
Kintampo Health Research Centre (KHRC) is recruiting Research Officers to be based in Kintampo, Bono-East Region
Research Officers Detail
Join a collaborative and dynamic team of academic and research experts to generate data for public health policy.
An opportunity for motivated Research Officers to enhance their careers, develop strong data collection and
management skills, and work with national and international experts in malaria research.
Work with Clinical coordinators based at 8 selected sentinel hospitals of MVPE, hospital ward staff and field
surveillance teams spread across six regions of Ghana (Bono, Bono East, Ahafo, Central, Volta and Oti Regions).
Responsibilities of the Research Officers
Maintaining the sentinel hospital register of study participants
Draw up a weekly work schedule
Visit the home of study participants to obtain consent and ascertain their residence and collect data
Liaise with the data management team to resolve queries with appropriate resolutions
Appropriate filing of all study documentation.
Timely response to all data queries.
Strong cooperation with internal and external monitors during periodic visits at the study site.
Write progress reports
Management of clinical study supplies and logistics with appropriate updates and documentations.
Support Clinical Coordinators at sentinel hospitals
Perform other assigned duties in line with KHRC.
Research Officers Remuneration
Remuneration will be according to Ghana Health Service standards.
Required Skills or Experience
To be eligible for this position, you must possess the following:
BSC/MSC in related Public health discipline
Experience in a health facility and field-based data collection will be an advantage
Must be Computer literate with experience in electronic data collection
Must possess good writing and reporting skills
Ability and willingness to work in any location of KHRC Research.
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
How To Apply
Eligible applicants should submit hard copies of the following documents to the address below:
Detailed Curriculum vitae (including the name and address of two referees)
Copies of academic certificates
A valid professional license is required.
All documents should be merged as 1 pdf file (according to the order above)
Not later than August 16, 2021
Kintampo Health Research Centre (KHRC) is a well-established, African-based, research centre and one of three
field research centres of the Research and Development Division of the Ghana Health Service an agency of the
Ministry of Health. The work of KHRC has implications for health policy and practice throughout Ghana, Africa and
the rest of the world. KHRC is situated in the middle part of Ghana and offers research and training services
nationally and internationally and its staffs are multidisciplinary.