South African Medical Research Council (SAMRC)
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Applications are invited for the following positions

Project Manager - Closing date: 29 June 2016
Tuberculosis Platform, Pretoria

The Tuberculosis Platform seeks to employ a Project Manager to assist the Principal Investigator with operational and administrative aspects of the National TB Prevalence Survey.  The Project Manager will be tasked to communicate with stakeholders, organise and schedule meetings, develop and implement the monitoring and evaluation strategy for the Prevalence Survey..
Scientist/Senior Scientist - Closing date: 1 July 2016
Cochrane South Africa, Cape Town

We are seeking a committed and enthusiastic health researcher to join our team on a full-time basis with the objective of contributing to high quality relevant research, project management and building capacity in evidence-based health care and systematic reviews.
IT Support Technician - Closing date: 5 July 2016
Information Technology Services Division, Cape Town

The SAMRC has a Microsoft Active Directory network consisting of over 750 users.  The IT Support Technician will be required to man the Central IT helpdesk and provide technical support to users. You will be expected to allocate technical resources, ensure that SLA’s are met and provide telephonic support and job scheduling. 
Clinician - Closing date: 10 July 2016
HIV Prevention Research Unit, Durban

A committed, motivated, suitably qualified and experienced clinician is required to work with the Principal Investigator and Clinical Site Research Leader in managing the clinical aspects of HIV prevention trials.
Unit Director - Closing date: 18 July 2016
Cochrane South Africa, Cape Town

The Director position calls for a senior researcher with international standing, proven leadership skills and the ability to enhance and maintain a centre of excellence that facilitates the generation and dissemination of Cochrane Reviews, methodological research and primary research to enhance evidence-informed healthcare and policy.
Clinical Trial Registry Administrator - Closing date: 19 July 2016
Cochrane South Africa, Cape Town

An appropriately qualified and enthusiastic health researcher is required to join our team on a full-time basis (one year position) with the objective of implementing the strategic priorities and operation of the clinical trial registry hosted by Cochrane South Africa, the Pan African Clinical Trials Registry.
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