Senior Data Scientist

Posted By: Public Affairs Centre (PAC)

Shillong

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Information Technology

Livelihood/Skills Development

Job Description

• Undertake extensive literature review to support analyses and interventions

• Lead research design efforts by developing quantitative and qualitative analysis tools

• Conduct primary analyses to generate relevant policy insights

• Develop research outputs for presentation and dissemination

• Support the team on ongoing programme related activities and programme

management functions

• Liaise with governmental and non-governmental stakeholders

• Facilitate local coordination


Required Technical and Professional Expertise:


• Master’s degree in Social Science disciplines preferably, Public Policy, Development,

Economics, Political Science, Sociology, Geography

• Relevant work and research experience of at least 2 years

• Strong communication skills in English and Khasi (and/or Garo)

• Demonstrated interest in programme evaluation, implementation research, survey design and field practice

• Familiarity with key databases such as Census, National Family Health Survey,

National Sample Survey

• Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite

• Strong conceptual and analytical skills

• Availability and inclination to travel

• Willingness to work from Shillong, Meghalaya


Expected date of joining: August 01, 2022


Salary: Based on qualification, experience and skill sets


How to apply?


Interested candidates who meet the required educational and experience requirements should send their recent CV and a Covering Letter (written in English) by email, not later than July, 10, 2022 to: career@pacindia.org


Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

Desired Candidate Profile

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Organization Details

  • Organization Name:Public Affairs Centre (PAC)
  • About Organization:Public Affairs Centre (PAC) conducts action research by using data analytics effectively. PAC pioneered the Social Accountability Tools (SATs) which is well received and accepted globally. In doing so PAC ensures that it includes the last mile-the community by giving “voice to the voiceless”. As a Think Tank it constantly develops evidence-based research for public policies which has actionable points for scalability and replicability.