Deloitte Consulting Job Vacancy: Operations Research Manager - Nay Pyi Taw, Myanmar

Support to Strengthen Management of Human Resources for Health, Myanmar – Operations Research Manager

Deloitte Touché Tohmatsu India Private Limited (DTTIPL) is pursuing to work a leading Global donor in Myanmar to provide technical support on the ‘Support to Strengthen Management of Human Resources for Health’ project. As a part of this project, DTTIPL seeks to engage the services of a qualified and experienced Consultant on contractual basis for the following position (contingent on grant funding).

To address, the ongoing and emerging health issues that the population of Myanmar faces, the government is committed to building a robust, adaptive, and responsive health care system. In support of this goal, the health systems strengthening component of the donor invests in 6 strategic areas: supply chain management, human resources for health, evidence-based policy making, community engagement, infrastructure development, and governance and stewardship.

The Ministry of Health and Sports has made progress toward expanding the availability and quality of the health workforce. Guiding the government’s investment in human resources is the Health Workforce Strategic Plan (HWFSP) 2012 – 2017, which sets forth policy directions to improve the availability of a health workforce and to ensure adequate quantity and mix of competent and committed health professionals at managerial and technical levels, who can be deployed where and when needed to serve the people of Myanmar.

Under the scope of the project, DTTIPL will work on strengthening capacity of HR departments in assessing HR database, forecasting HR needs, improve HRH quality assurance frameworks, targeted trainings, and building evidence on HRH management at national and state level.

Position: Operations Research Manager, based at Nay Pyi Taw

Key Tasks: 
  • Develop an overall operational research design and/or case study designs that can generate information and evidence to support policy makers’ decision-making processes
  • Lead e4ffective implementation of these designs; ensure accurate, timely and appropriate collection and analysis of data, and appropriate write up of results (potentially in a range of forms, depending on intended use)
  • Work closely with the teams in Nay Pyi Taw and India to plan data collection and activities, data-based program decision-making, and results reporting
  • Conduct assessments in line with project work plans and submit reports; share results through regular meetings with key stakeholders
  • Document of program outputs, decision making processes, outcomes and lessons learned 
Qualifications/Experience specifications: 
  • Bachelor’s degree in health or related field
  • At least 8 years’ related experience in program monitoring and evaluation and/or operations research. 
While submitting your application mention the name of the position in the subject line of the email.

CVs (indicating current and expected compensation) should be e-mailed to Gurminder Singh Talwar or Ananya Awasthi

Last date of submitting application is 21 August 2016. However, priority will be given to early applications.