mWACh-PrEP Study Project Coordinator Jobs in Kisumu, Kenya

mWACh-PrEP Study Project Coordinator Jobs in Kisumu, Kenya

Job Objective:

  • Management of day-to-day activities and implementation of project activities of the mWACh-PrEP: A study evaluating an SMS-based support intervention to enhance PrEP adherence during pregnancy and breastfeeding.

    Management Responsibility

  • Provide managerial support to the project team.

  • Responsible overall project matters such as day to day management, resource management

    Description of Duties

  • Provides management oversight in the project though co-ordination and supervision of project activities and supervision of staff in the project.

  • Supports the development of project materials including data collection systems and PrEP Counseling training materials.

  • Plans, implements, monitors and evaluates project activities including:

  • Preparing project work plans and helping in budget development on annual and ad-hoc basis.

  • Assigning work on project implementation and undertaking continuous coordination and monitoring of the project activities.

  • Implementing research activities.

  • Supports dissemination of project information by preparing project reports on a regular basis, including financial and technical reports to donors and all required project information to the management team and other program partners.

  • Acts as the key contact for the project to:

  • Maintain regular communication with members of the project management team and other members of the country Programmes.

  • Initiate and maintain collaboration with other actors on the ground.

  • Ensures programme integration and growth by participating in county meetings and developing new project initiatives.

  • Keep up the morale of team members and build relationships with them to develop a strong working unit and supporting their impact on the success of a project.

  • Undertakes other duties as may be assigned by the supervisor.


  • Supervision: Work independently on tasks related to project management with
    periodic reporting and direction from supervisors.

  • Decision Making: Make decisions on the project implementation and its daily management.

  • Responsibility over data or information: Has access to important information as regards the project, its budget and the general trend and performance of the project.

  • Responsibility over assets: Proper management of financial resources and equipment

  • Responsibility over Staff: Responsibility to oversee all the project staff.

    Required Qualifications

    Professional / Qualifications

  • Degree in nursing and/ or on-going MPH.

    Relevant Experience

  • Clinical experience in maternal child health and/or HIV related care.

  • Hands on experience and knowledge in relevant project management responsibilities.

  • Database management skills.

  • Experience working in public clinics or hospitals.

  • Experience with clinic-based data collection and monitoring.

  • Experience managing other team member activities.

  • Experience with Implementation Research.

    Technical Experience

  • Excellent computer skills.

  • Excellent use of mobile phones for data collection and communication.

  • Prior experience using ODK or REDCAP for data collection.

  • Length of Experience: At least 2 years as a research project coordinator.

    Key Skills

  • Good leadership and communication skills.

  • Ability to work with people from all backgrounds.

    How to Apply

  • For more information and job application details, see; mWACh-PrEP Study Project Coordinator Jobs in Kisumu, Kenya

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