NATIONAL UNIVERSITY OF SINGAPORE

Research Assistant (Project Coordinator)

Location
Singapore
Posted
11 Aug 2022
End of advertisement period
08 Sep 2022
Ref
8694544
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Job Description

Applications are invited for the following full-time position in the Saw Swee Hock School of Public Health:

Research Assistant

The Health Intervention and Policy Evaluation Research Centre (HIPER) (https://hiper.nus.edu.sg/) at the Saw Swee Hock School of Public Health (SSHSPH), NUS, is seeking to hire research staff with project management skills to support the following areas:

  • Own and be responsible for the successful delivery of projects, ensuring they are completed on time, meeting requirements and within allocated budget
  • Coordinate and work closely with research PIs from multiple sites across Singapore
  • Provide grant processing support for claims and report submissions
  • Facilitate grant verification and variation submissions
  • Strategize and provide administrative support for multi-site research agreements and ethics board review
  • Oversee submission of progress and final reports, and ensure proper closure of completed research projects
  • Establishing and maintaining strong relationships with the clinical partners and academic stakeholders, through meeting management and creation of high-quality oral and written communications content
  • Perform other related duties incidental to the work described herein

Qualifications

  • Recognised degree with a minimum of 2 years of relevant work experience
  • Strong administrative and project management skills, with ability to manage multiple projects concurrently
  • Strong oral, written and interpersonal communication skills
  • Experience or interest in behavioural and implementation science
  • Experience in Human Biomedical Research (HBR) and ethics review will be beneficial
  • Experience in research within restructured hospitals preferably within the NUHS cluster
  • Responsible and independent, with the ability to work in a team

Qualifications

  • Recognised degree with a minimum of 2 years of relevant work experience

Covid-19 Message

At NUS, the health and safety of our staff and students are one of our utmost priorities, and COVID-vaccination supports our commitment to ensure the safety of our community and to make NUS as safe and welcoming as possible. Many of our roles require a significant amount of physical interactions with students/staff/public members. Even for job roles that may be performed remotely, there will be instances where on-campus presence is required.

Taking into consideration the health and well-being of our staff and students and to better protect everyone in the campus, applicants are strongly encouraged to have themselves fully COVID-19 vaccinated to secure successful employment with NUS.

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