vice president- research and advisory services in noida

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contact
randstad india
position type
permanent
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posted
location
noida
function
Other
position type
permanent
experience
8 To 14
reference number
936553
contact
randstad india
apply now

job description

vice president- research and advisory services in noida

?Based out of India office, the Vice President will lead projects and teams engaged in livelihoods and allied thematic areas. This role is expected to be at the cutting edge of contemporary M&E narrative with excellent appreciation of client needs and expectations. The Vice President is expected to drive projects and ensure high quality deliverables. While leading a team of high performing colleagues, the Vice President is expected to play a key role in mentoring and supporting the team.

Benefits
?Being one of the leading and largest M&E service- provider in South Asia, Sambodhi offers an extraordinary platform to learn, mentor and innovate in a perceptive environment. Driven by deep rooted wisdom of 'Equity in Knowledge', learning is integral to our work; be it investing in peer driven intensive professional development within Sambodhi or field building on M&E globally. In line with it, it offers an enabled environment for professionals to write, publish and network; to locate themselves in the contemporary discourse on M&E and be a part of the global think-tank

Client Introduction
?The organisation helps create high-impact knowledge and catalyze accountability in the public domain through its project management and monitoring and evaluation solutions. They offer objective, evidence-based support to implementers, government, donors and corporates. Over the past decade, we have emerged as a pioneer for developing cutting-edge methodologies for evaluation of large-scale development interventions. With a close-knit team of 100 professionals we work across South Asia, South East Asia and Sub-Saharan Africa. Headquartered at Noida (Delhi National Capital Region), India, we have full service regional offices in Phnom Penh (Cambodia) and Dar-e-Salam (Tanzania). The company provides services to federal agencies, donors, foundations and corporates, in areas of public health, HIV/AIDS, nutrition, water and sanitation, environment, and renewable energy. They valuable contribution in monitoring, learning and evaluation programs and have influenced development policies and improved implementation efficiency.

skills

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� Experience on contemporary methodologies and practices, with hands-on experience in writing and publications.
� Experience of working in the social and development research in management of large-scale surveys is desired

qualification

?The Vice President will perform the following key functions:

- Lead in the development of high quality, compliant proposals. Conceptualize and implement a marketing/business strategy. This includes developing opportunities with new and existing clients, tracking upcoming RFPs, leading proposal development teams, networking, etc.
- Lead client engagement during the entire project cycle.
- Lead designing and contextualizing methods and practices in evaluation.
- Generate high quality research findings in the form of reports, academic and working papers for internal and external dissemination.
- Providing technical expertise and mentoring support to the research team.
- Manage project implementation and ensure data quality with active involvement at every stage of research implementation.
- Assist and lead the project team in the development of reports, presentations, and other communication materials. This may include research, drafting, editing, data analysis and presentation.
- Make and deliver presentations of reports / proposals to clients / potential clients.
- Liaison with partner organizations, consultants, vendors and other relevant agencies.