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  • Posted: Feb 26, 2021
    Deadline: Mar 14, 2021
  • Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) is an international, independent, medical humanitarian organisation that delivers emergency aid to people affected by armed conflict, epidemics, natural disasters and exclusion from healthcare. MSF offers assistance to people based on need, irrespective of race, religion, gender or political affiliation...
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    Research Assistant

    Location: General Hospital Anka, Zamfara
    Employment Type: Contract
    Slots: 4 (3 + 1 Adhoc Position)
    Duration: 3.5 months (Mid-March - June: dates to be confirmed)

    Main Objective and Responsibility

    • Conduct research activities at the Anka General Hospital.

    Description of the Responsibilities / Activities

    • Administering consent and assent forms
    • Complete the research questionnaire on data entry tablets
    • Conduct oral exams, measuring weight, height and MUAC.

    Requirements (Qualifications)

    • Nursing degree and registration
    • Candidate must be a qualified nurse.

    The following previous experience would be desirable:

    • Work with noma patients
    • Operational research
    • Data entry on tablets
    • Conducting oral exams
    • Experience with MSF or other NGOs.


    • Fluent Hausa and English (reading, writing and speaking) is essential.


    • Computer literacy, interviewing techniques, understanding of anthropometric measurements.


    • Good interpersonal skills, attention to detail, ability to manage many tasks at one time.

    Method of Application


    • Only short-listed applicants will be contacted
    • MSF Encourages Women and People with Disability Status to Apply.
    Interested and qualified? Go to Medecins Sans Frontieres on to apply

    Note: Never pay for any training, certificate, assessment, or testing to the recruiter.

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