International Organization for Migration (IOM) is looking for suitable candidate for the
position of Consultant - Operational Research according to the Terms of Reference
below. Interested applicants are invited to apply by 20.02.2020 at the latest, referring to the
Call for CV reference code.
Open to Internal and External Candidates
Reference Code: CFCV-04/2020
Position Title: Consultant - Operational Research
Duty Station: Home Based/Field Travel
Estimated Starting Date: As soon as possible
Type of Appointment: Consultant Contract, 6 months
IOM Nepal in coordination with National TB Center has been implementing the TB REACH project to cater the TB related services within the pre-departure health assessment process of labour migration program by establishing the TB care and prevention accessible to aspiring migrants with abnormal chest x-ray results. To evaluate the impact of artificial intelligence in early and improved detection of tuberculosis among the predominantly asymptomatic aspiring migrant population screened from different private health assessment centers of Nepal, the project has planned for the quasi experimental study in selected health assessment centers. IOM Nepal is seeking for a full time consultant qualified in the field of public health research to provide support in conducting the aforementioned study. S/he will be responsible to provide support in drafting proposal for ethical approval, research protocol and data collection tools, data management by mobilizing two dedicated data assistant and in coordination with IOM project team and finally draft a report and manuscript. S/he will also be responsible to provide technical support to conduct pre-and post-test of trainings, and technically oversee interval scale implementation effectiveness study outsourced to independent individual/research firms in line with a set of process indicators of the project.
To support IOM to conduct operational research, provide support to conduct implementation
effectiveness study and other research related activities in line with proposed project
Core Functions / Responsibilities:
Scope of Work:
Provide technical assistance to IOM Migration Health Unit to conduct operational research
and effectiveness implementation study and other research activities of TB REACH project
in line with proposed project indicators.
Specific tasks are as described below.
Required Qualifications and Experience:
Interested candidates should attach the following documents;
1. Updated curriculum vitae (CV)
2. Any relevant documents as sample work
3. Three references
How to apply:
Interested Candidates are requested to submit their application indicating clearly the position applied, CFCV reference number to the following address: Human Resource Department, International Organization for Migration, P.O. Box 25503, Baluwatar, Kathmandu or email to firstname.lastname@example.org by 20 February 2020. Only short listed candidates will be called for interview.
Established in 1951, the International Organization for Migration (IOM) is the principal intergovernmental organization in the field of migration. We are growing rapidly and currently count 151 member states. A further 12 states hold observer status, as do numerous international and nongovernmental organizations. IOM’s programme budget for 2011 exceeds USD 1.3 billion, funding over 2,700 active programmes and more than 7,800 staff members serving in more than 470 field offices in more than a hundred countries.