SAMRC Vacancies – Project Coordinator

Website South African Medical Research Council - MRC

Job Description:

The successful candidate will have experience in working on large, complex trials that encompass evidence-based interventions and include biological aspects around HIV treatment (or treatment as prevention). They will be responsible for co-ordinating all aspects of the research study.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Quality assurance of data
  • Recruitment and tracking of participants as needed
  • Establishing relationships with stakeholders such as healthcare clinic staff
  • Stigma reduction training and intervention delivery as required
  • Administrative tasks
  • Daily planning and managerial tasks
  • Completion of consent and study interviews as needed
  • Staff supervision

Job Requirements:

  • Speak fluent English AND isiXhosa/Afrikaans
  • Familiarity with communities in Cape Town area.
  • Be comfortable working with participants who use substances
  • 3 or more years of research experience working with substance use, gender and HIV work (including delivery of evidence based bio behavioural interventions)
  • 3-year tertiary education/undergraduate degree
  • Experience with staff supervision/training
  • Have a valid South African driver’s license with current driving experience

Job Details:

Company: South African Medical Research Council – MRC

Vacancy Type: Temporary

Job Location: Cape Town

Application Deadline: N/A

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