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By Arthan

Director - Research
  • New Delhi

  • ₹ 0 - 0 p/a

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KEY RESPONSIBILITIES 

The Director, Research shall have the skills and experience to deliver on Key Performance indicators
(KPIs) in the following areas: 

1. Strategic Planning and Implementation 

a. Research 
• Identify research areas to achieve strategic goals, as conceptualised in the Annual
Action Plan 
• Manage all org and org-supported research projects (primary and secondary) 
• Manage and ensure fulfilment of contracts and deliverables of external research
partners 
• Ensure capacity of Research team on research design, implementation and tools 
• Liaise with key policy, research and academic institutes and individuals in the child
protection ecosystem for partnerships and to disseminate research findings 
• Ensure ethical and quality compliance of research design and research reports with
international standards, of all org and org-supported research 
• Ensure timely publishing of research reports and dissemination of findings in
coordination with the Communications team 
• Manage budgets and resource allocation for research projects 
• Provide research inputs to other teams, as needed 
• Provide technical inputs to the Grants team to evaluate grant applications,
especially for research grants 
• Continuously identify opportunities to apply research findings to programs and
policy, and identify gaps to conduct further research in close collaboration with
Grants and Program Support team and the Technology, Innovation and
Partnership team 
• Lead org’s representation at national and international research platforms,
including at conferences, seminars and in academic journals 

2. Leadership and Organisation Development 
• Lead by example and ensure that org’s organisation culture and the behaviour and
decisions of its associates are aligned to serving the child protection system and
solving the problem 
• Ensure a shared understanding of organisation values, the team’s strategic
priorities and where the team fits into the larger mission of the org, as per the internal
communications strategy 
• Build a strong, passionate, motivated and competent team which receive the
guidance, professional development opportunities, support and resources to
perform their roles with efficiency 
• Conduct quarterly and annual appraisals of the Research team to ensure that KPIs
of team members are monitored and achieved, and timely corrective action is taken
where needed such that the mission of ICPFthe org is always on track 
• Ensure that the Research team remains abreast with the latest research, policies,
legislation and research methodology and tools in child protection and allied
sectors 
• Represent the mission, vision and strategies of the org on relevant external in a
coherent, accurate and strategic manner 

3. Governance 
• Ensure compliance of the team with board-approved internal policies and
governance framework 
• Liaise with other departments and stakeholders to identify knowledge gaps and
program and innovation priorities to input into the Annual Action Plan 
• Participate in overall governance of the organisation as part of the Management
Committee 

REQUIREMENTS 
• Postgraduate or Doctoral degree in a relevant subject matter 
• 10+ years relevant work experience in research 
• Fluency in English and Hindi, spoken and written. Fluency in an additional
regional Indian language is an advantage 
• Strong communication skills, written and verbal 
• Strong knowledge of qualitative and quantitative research methodology,
research tools, and data analysis 
• An eye for detail and precision 
• Problem-solving and analytical capabilities, with the ability to develop
creative and simple solutions for challenging problems 
• Values-alignment and a passion to solve problems of child
protection 
• Team management skills 
• Strong computer and digital literacy including advanced use of MS Office  
Candidate Description -

REQUIREMENTS 
• Postgraduate or Doctoral degree in a relevant subject matter 
• 10+ years relevant work experience in research 
• Fluency in English and Hindi, spoken and written. Fluency in an additional regional Indian language is an advantage 
• Strong communication skills, written and verbal 
• Strong knowledge of qualitative and quantitative research methodology, research tools, and data analysis 
• An eye for detail and precision 
• Problem-solving and analytical capabilities, with the ability to develop creative and simple solutions for challenging problems 
• Values-alignment and a passion to solve problems of child protection 
• Team management skills 
• Strong computer and digital literacy including advanced use of MS Office  

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