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Senior Consultant- Health Care Financing & Health Care Technology (HQ – RRC-NE)
Name of Cluster:Health Care Financing & Heath Care Technology, RRCNE HQ
Reporting to :Director, RRC-NE, Guwahati, Assam
Name of Position:Senior Consultant, HCF & HCT
Number of position:One
Location: RRCNE, Guwahati
NHSRC is seeking applications from eligible candidates for the position of Senior Consultant, Health Care Financing & Health Care Technology for its branch office – Regional Resource Centre for North Eastern States (RRC-NE) at Guwahati, Assam.
National Health Mission (NHM) is the umbrella programme of the Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, Govt. Of India to provide universal access to equitable, affordable and quality health care which is accountable at the same time responsive to the needs of the people, reduction of child and maternal deaths as well as population stabilization, gender and demographic balance.
As Senior Consultant, Health Care Financing and Health Care Technology at regional level, the objective is to strengthen and support the Health Care Financing & Health Care Technology related activities in the North East States.
3. Scope of Work
Key Responsibilities under HCF:
1. Be able to collect and analyse data regarding budgetary allocations for health in states and the centre and the patterns of expenditure.
Key Responsibilities under HCT:
1. Lead the work of technology division and develop and implement work plan in consultation with MoHFW, State Governments and other stake holders.
Timely accomplishment of task and responsibilities and regular reporting to the Director, RRCNE at the end of every month
5. Qualifications and experience:
1. Possess a Medical/ Dental/ Ayush/ Biomedical Engineering degree from a reputed Institute with any qualification in health management or health financing / MBA (Finance) Or Doctorate or M.Phil in economics with work in health financing- could be even a masters in economics if there are published papers.
6. Travel and subsistence:
The Senior Consultant should be ready to travel extensively to State/District/Block/village levels. All travels must be authorized in advance by Director, RRCNE. The Consultant shall be reimbursed for travel as per NHSRC rules.
7. Reporting Requirements:
The Senior Consultant will submit monthly updated report to the Director, RRCNE
8. Workstation :
The workstation of Senior Consultant is at RRC,NE ,Guwahati. However, he/she may be required to relocate at any of the stations in any NE States on requirement of organization.
9. Consultancy Period:
Initially, it will be for a period of one year. The first 3 months will be on a trial basis. Subject to satisfactory performance, the consultancy will continue for the full one year. The consultancy can be terminated by either part giving a notice of one month in writing.
The validity of the contract beyond 31st March, 2017 is subject to continuation of NHM/NHSRC/RRC-NE beyond 31st March, 2017. In case NHSRC/RRC, NE does not continue beyond 31st March, 2017, the contract shall be treated as withdrawn.
10. Remuneration :
The Senior Consultant will be paid a consolidated monthly remuneration ranging between Rs. 90,000/- to Rs. 1,30,000/-.
The Senior Consultant shall not be entitled to any other benefits, payments, subsidy, compensation or pension, except as expressly provided in the consultancy agreement. The senior consultant shall not be exempt from taxation and shall not be entitled to reimbursement of any taxes which may be levied as per existing rules on the remuneration received.
Age Limit: 50 years & below.
To Apply: Candidates are requested to download the application form attached with the TOR, which is uploaded on the NHSRC website and email the duly filled application form to firstname.lastname@example.org by 4 p.m. on 15-Dec-2016.
Application submitted in other format will not be accepted. Please ensure to mention post applied for on the application form, without which the application form will not be accepted.. Health Mission