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By The Akanksha Foundation

Assistant Manager / Manager - Research & Advocacy
  • Mumbai

  • ₹ 600000 - 800000 p/a

Job description Apply
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Assisting internal stakeholders with research (interviews, desk research,
literature review) on organizational priorities to assist in informed decision
making


 


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Developing and implementing a comprehensive and robust framework that
will enable Akanksha to assess the outcomes and impact of their programs and
make an informed assessment of the effectiveness of different types of
interventions


 


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Strengthening and broadening Akanksha’s use of methods of evaluation and
incorporating quantitative and qualitative data into its work


 


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Identifying initiatives within Akanksha that could be valuable research
subjects for external researchers and designing and executing research studies
as appropriate


 


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Collaborating with colleges and institutions to identify opportunities
for the organisation to engage with graduate/postgraduate students interested
in research


 


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Leading efforts with individual or group of researchers to gain research
grants


 


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Identifying, studying and sharing relevant external research as is
appropriate across the organization and driving visibility at State and
National level for advocacy based on research




 




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Developing strategic relationships in the government, private sector,
advocacy organizations and other NGOs to drive the advocacy agenda


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Write, commission and contribute
to a range of reports, whitepapers, feature articles based on learnings from
Akanksha’s work.


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Build a knowledge base of global
and regional trends in education.
Candidate Description -
Experience:


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2-3 years of research experience in an academic or business setting
(Preference will be given to candidates who have handled social research
projects from beginning to end)


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Experience analyzing large data sets using statistical software such as
Stata, SAS, SPSS or R


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Excellent verbal and written communication skills with proven ability to
explain complex concepts in a crisp, clear, concise and graphic-rich style,
using appropriate analytics and visualization tools


 


Knowledge/Skills:




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Strong research and analytical skills and ability to pay attention to
detail


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Strong time management skills, a keen sense of urgency and an ability to
accommodate multiple projects simultaneously with tight deadlines


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Ability to coordinate with different functional teams and stakeholders


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Proficiency in the use of the MS office toolkit 



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