No of Openings: 2

Closing Date for 2 Job Openings: Variable

Company Name: Monk® Prayogshala® (Sec 25)

Location: Mumbai Suburbs

Compensation: Not Disclosed

Work Timings: 1 Opening for Indian Timings (Male/Female, 5/6 day week depending on workload)

Education: Junior College (Psychology, Economics, Sociology, Anthropology), UG (BA/ BSc Psychology, Economics, Sociology, Anthropology).

Experience: All areas in psychology (basic and applied), or economics (basic and applied), or sociology (basic and applied), or other social sciences.

Age: 22-40 for both Female and Male Candidates

Desired Candidate Profile:

  • A minimum of 2 years of experience as research assistant/associate in an academic organization is a must.
  • Should have strong coordination and project management skills and a solid understanding of the entire research development cycle.
  • Should have at least one year of experience with managing multiple research projects simultaneously and coordinating with other researchers.
  • Should have prior exposure to academic research in the social sciences, particularly those that have been published in top international social science journals.
  • Should have functional knowledge of Zoho, Squarespace, Social Media Optimization, and/or other Customer Relationship Management (CRM) platforms.
  • Should have excellent troubleshooting skills and extensive attention to detail.
  • Good communication skills with good command over written and spoken English and spoken Hindi, for communication in India and internationally.
  • Should have worked in an academic research organization (either in India or abroad) or alternatively in the research division of a medium to large research organization/think tank in research areas like psychology, sociology, economics, and other social sciences.
  • Should be able to effectively communicate and coordinate with internal and external Research Authors, Research Assistants for several research projects.
  • Should have a strong desire to commit to furthering academic research in India

Job Description:

  • Reviewing budgets for incoming/outgoing Research Proposals.Reviewing budgets for incoming/outgoing Research Proposals.
  • Managing Research Proposal Pipeline until publication.
  • Managing research paper licensing for publication.
  • Maintaining and updating Monk Prayogshala Website.
  • Maintaining and updating Monk Prayogshala’s participant database.
  • Managing social media profiles and engaging with potential participants and employees.
  • Planning and executing participant recruitment and data collection for multiple projects.
  • Perform management of all Research Authors, Research Interns, and Participant Coordinators.
  • Coordinate continually with Research Authors and Research Interns to review data accuracy and monitor overall project progress.
  • Look after talent allocation within the institution.