The National Registration Bureau (NRB) is a Government Department under the Ministry of Homeland Security. Through the National Registration Act (2010), NRB is mandated to implement, coordinate, manage and maintain the National Registration and Identification System (NRIS) in Malawi. NRB has the following deliverables: Birth Certificates; National Identity Cards for bonafide Malawians; Identity Cards for foreigners; Certificate of Registration of Marriage and Death Certificates.
National Registration Bureau with support from Centers for Diseases Control and Prevention (CDC) intends to fill the following vacant positions under the project Title: Scaling up and Improving Quality of Civil Registration and Vital Statistics in Malawi Through the National Registration Bureau under the President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR)
Position: Research Assistants (20 Positions).
The positions will be tenable at Blantyre and Mchinji. The successful candidates will be offered one year contract, renewable based on performance and availability of funding.
The Research Assistant will be responsible for registration of deaths, collection of NP samples and submitting them to laboratory for testing, collecting and submitting results to the District Mortality Surveillance Officer