INTERNSHIP VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT
The Kenya Medical Research Institute is committed to providing the youth with opportunities to acquire, sharpen their knowledge and gain technical/practical skills to complement their studies in order to enhance their employability in line with the Kenya Vision 2030. The KEMRI Internship Program (KIP) seeks to develop a pool of young talent adequately exposed to working in the research industry. After the planned twelve (12) months’ internship program, the candidates will have gained practical workplace experience to enable them have a competitive edge in their job search.
ii) SUPPORT SERVICES FUNCTION IN THE INSTITUTE;
Location: Nairobi Offices
Possess a Bachelor’s degree from a recognized Institution in any of the following areas;-
• Laws having completed pupilage/awaiting admission to the bar (2 positions)
In addition the applicants must:-
1. Be a Kenyan youth below 30 years of age; and
2. Provide a Certificate of good conduct.
• Should possess interpersonal and communication skills
• Must be goal oriented, dynamic, passionate and self-starter
• A person of integrity
• Should possess strong analytical skills
• Must be computer literate.
Interested candidates should apply through KEMRI Website www.kemri.org/KEMRI e-recruitment portal - E-Recruitment Portal (Internships) on or before 15th June 2021 latest 5.00 p.m. Kindly create your account, fill your profile then apply.
i. The Internship engagement is strictly for twelve months and the Institute WILL NOT offer employment after the completion of the program.
ii. A monthly stipend of Kes. 25,000/= and Kes. 15,000 for Bachelors and diploma holders respectively will be given without any other benefits.
iii. Interns will be expected to take up a personal accident cover and medical Insurance cover.
iv. It is a criminal Offence to provide false information and documents in the application; and
v. Only short listed candidates will be contacted.
vi. KEMRI is committed to diversity. Persons with disability and those from marginalized areas are encouraged to apply.