Clinical Pathologist (Healthcare) – Nairobi, Kenya

Our client, a multispecialty Hospital in Kenya offering patient-focused, world-class medical treatment and accord the highest standards of medical is looking to recruit a Clinical Pathologist. The successful candidate will be in charge for overseeing, supervising, and administrating all laboratory activities, in accordance to established hospital and department policies and standards. He/she will be in charge of complying with all criteria mandated by appropriate accrediting and licensing agencies. The ideal candidate MUST have 4 years training in Clinical Pathology Management course and over 2 years’ experience as a practicing clinical pathologist.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Plans, organizes, and directs department/program activities.
  • Develops goals and objectives, establishes and implements policies and procedures for department/program operation.
  • Introduces and demonstrates new procedures, programs, and equipment to the staff.
  • Oversees the selection, training/orientation, and assignment of the staff.
  • Develops and recommends department operating budget and ensures that the department operates within allocated funds.
  • Responsible for the department’s operational excellence and ensures that the department delivers quality services in accordance with applicable policies, procedures, and professional standards.
  • Responsible for the fiscal management of the department and ensures the proper utilization of organization’s financial resources.
  • Effectively communicates departmental, organizational, and industrial information to staff.
  • Attends all required safety training programs and can describe his or her responsibilities related to general safety, department/service safety, and specific job-related hazards.
  • Follows the hospital exposure control plans/bloodborne and airborne pathogens.
  • Promotes effective working relations and works effectively as part of a department/unit team inter and intra-departmentally to facilitate the department’s/unit’s ability to meet its goals and objectives.
  • Coordinates departmental/program functions with other hospital departments and promotes good department/program public relations.
  • Encourages professional development of department personnel through in-service education and outside conferences.


  • Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery.
  • Master of Medicine in Clinical Pathology.
  • Registration by the Kenya Medical Laboratory Technicians and Technologists Board (KMLTTB)
  • MUST have at least 4 years training in Clinical Pathology Management course and over 2 years’ experience as a practicing clinical pathologist.
  • Business savvy.
  • Demonstrate ability to transmit knowledge, skills through patient education.
  • Demonstrable leadership skills.
  • Sound decision-making and problem-solving skills.

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  • Education:Bachelor's.
  • Job Type:Permanent.
  • Location:Nairobi, Kenya.
  • Career Level:Upper Mid-Level.
  • Salary:Monthly Gross Salary: Monthly gross of Ksh. 400,000-500,000 (Approx. 4,000 –5,000 USD) depending on individual skills and experience.
  • Deadline:12th December 2021.