Research admin assistant needed by AHRI at Mtubatuba, KZN

Research admin assistant

Company Africa Health Research Institute

Reference # SOM/RESADASST/004/2022/APR

Published 29/04/2022

12 Months

Location Mtubatuba, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa


AHRI is looking for research admin assistant to assist with administrative tasks for the Thetha Nami PL+S program and its related studies within the Social Science and Research Ethics Department.

Job Functions Research

Industries Academic,Healthcare,Ngo / Non-Profit,Pharmaceutical / Medical / Healthcare / Hygiene,Research,Science & Technology


Research admin assistant will be responsible for coordinating of meetings, organizing, and preparing for any pieces of training that will be conducted by the project or external facilitators. The admin assistant will prepare travel plans for all the different teams within the project that will be working in the field (PIPSA/NPIPSA) areas as well as for any persons going for presentations or pieces of training abroad or nationally. The incumbent will be required to be mostly office-based but not limited to assistance with project needs or tasks that are field-based. The position is based at Somkhele campus.


Minimum Qualifications

1.Diploma or degree in business administration or related field

2.Computer certificate (MS Office tools).

3.Valid driver’s license and ability to drive

4.Fluency in both English and IsiZulu

5.Must be a current resident of the KwaMpukunyoni area.

Minimum Experience

1.Experience in an administrative position, similar role, or any previous assistant position(s)

Only those candidates who meet the minimum requirements will be considered. AHRI is fully compliant with South African labour law and is committed to employment equity. AHRI reserves the right in special circumstances to accept late applications or to extend the above date to facilitate further searches. Furthermore, AHRI reserves the right not to make an appointment. Please consider your application unsuccessful if you have not been contacted within 4 weeks of the closing date.

Job Closing Date 15/05/2022

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