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Call for Human Resource Manager

Institute of Public Health Bengaluru (IPH Bengaluru) is a premier multidisciplinary academic research institute in India engaged in public health research, education, and outreach. 

Who are we looking for?
We are looking for the position of a Human Resource Manager who will work closely with the administration team and coordinate all aspects of human resources practices and processes of the Institute.  

Essential requirements

  • Candidates should have a post-graduate graduate degree in human resource management. 
  • Candidates should be comfortable with the use of all basic computer programs (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc).
  • Excellent (written and oral) communication skills in English and Kannada
  • Experience in networking, coordination, and liaisoning with the diverse workforce of the institute
  • At least two years of work experience (preferably in a not-for-profit sector)
  • We are looking for dynamic candidates having good coordinating and liaising skills. 
  • Candidates should be comfortable and desirous of working in a multicultural team environment including with people from very different disciplines/worldviews. 
  • IPH Bengaluru is a learning organization and we expect candidates to be keen to read/learn newer approaches/skills on the job.

Job location
IPH Bengaluru office with frequent travel to field office in Mysore and Chamarajanagar 

Duration
The contract will be for one year (with a probation period of 3 months) to begin with and there will be possibility for renewal based on the performance and availability of funding resources.

Salary
As per IPH Bengaluru HR policy.

Job description
The candidate will be responsible for:

  • Recruitment, onboarding, performance management, exit
  • HR Information System (Records) 
  • Compensation and Benefits (Payroll, ESI, EPF, and other benefits)
  • Training & Development: Policy Orientation, Staff welfare – workplace wellness, picnic, team building etc.
  • Employee Relations: Personnel management, handling complaints, Internal communication channels including virtual workspace (slack / ERP) and others
  • Rules and Regulations: Review the HR Manual on a regular basis, and update with any new policies and procedures as per the law of the State and country. communicate to employees effectively. 
  • Should be aware about the latest developments in HR and statutory requirements.

Application Procedure:

Applications are to be completed online through the IPH Bengaluru website at http://iphindia.org/careers/. The last date for receiving the application form shall be 15th June 2024.

Keep the following information/documents ready for the online application:

  1. Your basic details including name, permanent and current address, and other identifying details
  2. Resume/CV (PDF only)
  3. Name, phone number, and email address of two references who are willing to provide a reference for your work. This could include your teachers/mentors/supervisors.
  4. One page statement describing your motivation and fit for applying for this role  – up to 100 words (Explaining your interests, strengths, and qualifications for this role and how it will benefit your future professional goals)

All applications shall be reviewed and only those who are shortlisted shall be contacted over the phone and/or email for an online/in-person interview at the end of May 2024. 

Note:
Candidates applying for this position shall not have any economic ties and shall not have represented any tobacco business or organization that represents the interest of the tobacco industry in the past two years.

Call for a Coordinator

Institute of Public Health Bengaluru (IPH Bengaluru) is a premier multidisciplinary academic research institute in India engaged in public health research, education, and outreach. 

Who are we looking for?
We are looking for the position of a coordinator who will work closely with the administration team and coordinate with the SAMASTH project team in Bengaluru and Mysore.  

Project Description:
Systems Approach for Management of Self-harm by Integrating Surveillance with Mental Health Training in General Hospitals in South India (SAMASTH) team aims to build upon equitable partnerships and is committed to a systems approach for the prevention of suicide and building research capacity in India.

The project aims to examine the implementation of an integrated programme of self-harm registers (SHR), staff mental health training, and digitally-assisted mental assessment and strengthen health systems in general hospitals to improve the care for self-harm patients. The study involves a multidisciplinary approach with expertise in diverse yet complementary disciplines (epidemiology, social science, psychiatry, psychology, emergency medicine, education, implementation research, health systems, and policy research) and methods (quantitative, qualitative, and narrative) to address specific research questions in the context of regional and national imperatives.

Essential requirements:

  • Candidates should have a graduate degree in health sciences. 
  • Candidates should be comfortable with the use of all basic computer programs (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc).
  • Excellent (written and oral) communication skills in English and Kannada
  • Experience in networking, coordination, and liaising with diverse stakeholders
  • At least two years experience of working on implementation of any government laws or programs.
  • We are looking for at least two years of liasoning experience and good coordinating skills. 

Job location:

  • IPH Bengaluru office with frequent travel to selected study sites.
  • The field office in Mysore and Chamrajnagar (location will be updated shortly)

Duration:
The contract will be for one year (with a probation period of 3 months) to begin with and there will be possibility for renewal based on the performance and funding resources.

Salary:
As per IPH Bengaluru HR policy.

Job description:
The candidate will need to:

  • Work with a team of 2-3 people and will report to the Principal Investigator.
  • Contribute to the design, data collection, and analyzing data for specific aspects of the overall study.
  • Take up managerial roles, in coordinating and liasoning.
  • Candidates should be comfortable and desirous of working in a multicultural team environment including with people from very different disciplines/worldviews. 
  • IPH Bengaluru is a learning organization and we expect candidates to be keen to read/learn newer approaches/skills on the job.

Application Procedure:
Applications are to be completed online through the IPH Bengaluru website at http://iphindia.org/careers/. The last date for receiving the application form shall be 27th May 2024.

Keep the following information/documents ready for the online application:

  1. Your basic details including name, permanent and current address, and other identifying details
  2. Resume/CV (PDF only)
  3. Name, phone number, and email address of two references who are willing to provide a reference for your work. This could include your teachers/mentors/supervisors.
  4. One page statement describing your motivation and fit for applying for this role  – up to 100 words (Explaining your interests, strengths, and qualifications for this role and how it will benefit your future professional goals) 

All applications shall be reviewed and only those who are shortlisted shall be contacted over the phone and/or email for an online/in-person interview at the end of May 2024. 

Note:

Candidates applying for this position shall not have any economic ties and shall not have represented any tobacco business or organization that represents the interest of the tobacco industry in the past two years.

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