Category: MEDIA CENTRE

 

Days of Work

Monday - Friday

Working Hours

08:00 -17:00

Reports to

Editor-in-Chief

Department

Editorial

Place of work

Kenya Medical Association, KMA Center

Job Description:

To implement decisions of the Editorial Board and instructions from the Editor-in-Chief and reception and preparation of manuscripts for publication in the Journal.

Duties:

Requirements

  1. A bachelor’s degree in communication or a related field
  2. Highly customer-focused, with excellent communication and influencing skills
  3. Experience in publishing and editorial roles in scientific publications
  4. Excellent time management and organizational skills; including proven ability to take ownership to drive and complete tasks, to meet deadlines consistently, and adapt quickly to change
  5. Excellent critical appraisal, analytical and problem-solving skills
  6. Ability to work collaboratively in a team
  7. Strong attention to detail/high accuracy
  8. High level of proficiency in written and spoken English

  1. Developed knowledge of the health sciences field in scientific research and publishing
  2. Interest in medical research methodologies and evidence-based medicine

 

This is a full-time position. Interested applicants should send their cover letter and curriculum vitae that includes three references to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with a copy to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  no later than 20th October 2017, with the email subject: Application for Position of Editorial Assistant. Please note that only short-listed candidates will be contacted.