Research Manager - Tropical Health
Tropical Health is looking to recruit a Research Manager to lead the coordination of the implementation of projects within our research portfolio; provide technical consultancy services; lead the development of technical proposals; and to play an active role in our knowledge management.
The role is home-based with international travel (provisional to when the global pandemic subsides).
Salary and package will be commensurate to experience and qualifications.
The ideal candidate will hold a Masters in Public Health, Epidemiology, Biostatistics, Monitoring and Evaluation, Research or Social Sciences. They will have at least five years international experience in the design and management and application of research methods, monitoring and evaluation, including population based surveys, participatory data collection and data quality verification in large health development projects. The candidate will have managed research project staff and operations and will also have experience delivering consultancy to funders and clients. The role will primarily be in English but a working knowledge of a 2nd language is preferred.
Tropical Health is an international consultancy company specialising in the monitoring, evaluation, research and learning (MERL) of health and disease control programmes in Africa and Asia. We contribute in a unique way to the cost effectiveness and sustainability of development aid in the health sector by improving the availability, quality and use of evidence for strategic and operational planning and programme implementation. We offer a variety of services in the MERL field including independent evaluations and learning reviews, health research studies, comprehensive programme M&E design and solutions, health surveillance and information systems. We firmly believe in the principles of developing local capacity and transferring skills and knowledge and we actively encourage diversity in the workplace.
To apply for the Research Manager role with Tropical Health please review the full Job Description and then follow this link to a short questionnaire. https://hannah643713.typeform.com/to/TVfKckLl. We request that you please submit an up-to-date CV and cover letter outlining why you are suitable for the role during the process.
The closing date for applications is expected to be Friday 9th July 2021, but the recruitment may close earlier as suitable applications are received. Interviews are expected to commence on a rolling basis from 5th July 2021. Only candidates selected for the interview stage will be contacted. We thank all applicants in advance for their interest in working with us.
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