PSI/Nepal

Research Specialist

PSI/Nepal

Research Specialist

Population Services International (PSI), a global nonprofit organization, is focused on the encouragement of healthy behavior and affordability of health products. PSI is committed to the principle that health services and products are most effective when they are accompanied by robust communications and distribution efforts that help ensure wide acceptance and proper use. PSI uses commercial marketing strategies to achieve this in the areas of malaria, family planning, HIV, diarrhea, pneumonia and sanitation. PSI/Nepal is partnering with the Government of Nepal, the private sector and local and international organizations in areas of nationally defined health priorities to create health solutions that are built to last. Its current portfolio includes family planning, adolescent sexual and reproductive health, and hygiene and sanitation programs in support of the Government of Nepal.

PSI/Nepal is seeking qualified candidates for the following position:

Population Services International (PSI), a global nonprofit organization, is focused on the encouragement of healthy behavior and affordability of health products. PSI is committed to the principle that health services and products are most effective when they are accompanied by robust communications and distribution efforts that help ensure wide acceptance and proper use. PSI uses commercial marketing strategies to achieve this in the areas …

Research Specialist

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Job Location: Based in Kathmandu

The Research Specialist is responsible to design and implement research and share results for informing policies, improving programs and contribute evidence to generate new projects and program innovations most applicable for PSI/Nepal.

Experience and Qualification:

  • Advanced university degree in Public Health, Epidemiology, Population Studies or Bio-statistics
  • At least five years of progressive experience on health-related research activities, preferably in sexual and reproductive health and health systems 
  • Sound understanding and competence in research methodology quantitative, qualitative and mix methods
  • Proven competence on management and analysis of quantitative and qualitative data using software - SPSS, Stata, Epi-Info, NVivo
  • At least two scientific research papers published in peer-reviewed index journals within last five years
  • Capable of performing in a complex environment with cultural sensitivity
  • Fluent in English and Nepali (speaking and writing)

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Applying Procedure

Interested candidates are requested to submit their motivation letter and updated resume (including two referees) by January 24, 2019 to:  [email protected]

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for selection process 

"We are an Equal Opportunity Employer"

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