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Job Position : Research Officer

Job Description

Organisation : Doctors For You (DFY) - India & The Lancet Commission on Global Surgery – India

Vacancy for Research Officer : The Lancet Commission on Global Surgery and Doctors For You wishes to appoint a Research Officer for the project at Patna, Bihar. The Implementation of the Lancet Commission on Global Surgery -India (i-LCoGS-India) has a joint project with 7 centres in India with Doctors For You as one of the implementing partner at Mumbai, Maharashtra and Patna, Bihar.

No. of Positions : 02

Location: Patna, Bihar

Remuneration CTC :Annual Salary (CTC) will commensurate with the available skills and fitment of the incumbent as per the selection process.

Joining date : Immediate after selection

The roles and responsibilities of the Research Officer :

  • Identify, conceptualize and design framework for research projects. Manage, Analyses and conduct research activities planned under project. Assist the Lancet Commissioner- India and Project In-charge in strategic decision making in relation to the program goals and objectives.
  • Undertake scientific writing (papers and reports) for publication and dissemination based on available relevant data
  • Monitor the execution of program goals, undertake documentation and quarterly reporting including securing necessary authorizations needed for the same.
  • Assist with planning, conducting and documenting workshops, including trainings, and other meetings as needed. Network and reach out to relevant experts and stakeholders as needed.
  • Any other task assigned by the Lancet India Commissioner, Project In-charge Bihar and Senior Research officer.

Qualifications : Masters in Public Health (with graduate degree in any health Discipline)/Health Administration.

Experience : Minimum 2‐5 years working experience in Research projects in the field of trauma or as independent researcher with some publications in known journals.

Essential Skills :

  • Knowledge of Quantitative & Qualitative research methods and analysis.
  • Experience and expertise in handling primary level data and large scale secondary level data (such as, NSS, NFHS, DLHS) would be preferred.
  • Excellent organisational and administration skills. Good Analytical and Presentation Skill.
  • Sound understanding of advocacy and policy. Ability to work well with a range of partners
  • Excellent written and spoken communication skills in English
  • Proficiency in using computers. Knowledge of SPSS, MS Office-Word, Excel, PPT.
  • Willingness to travel within India.
  • High level of commitment and integrity and ability to work independently.

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