JOB POST: Analysts, Program Associate & Outreach Coordinator at PRS Legislative Research, Delhi: Applications Open

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PRS Legislative Research (A non-profit organization) invites applications from bright, motivated, and qualified candidates for various posts at the organizations.

PRS Legislative Research, commonly referred to as PRS, is an Indian non-profit organization that was established in September 2005 as an independent research institute to make the Indian legislative process better informed, more transparent and participatory.

The post details are given below.

 

Posts
1. Analyst
Job Description

As part of the research team at PRS, the analyst will play a key role in supporting MPs and MLAs with high-quality and credible research on important policy and legislative matters.

The analyst will be required to track important developments in certain sectors, prepare an analysis of legislation pending in Parliament, and write thematic briefs on important policy issues. In addition, the role requires the analysts to communicate their research by briefing MPs, presenting analysis at various fora, and interacting with key stakeholders.

Qualifications

The candidate should possess a Master’s degree or a professional degree.

Skills Required

  • Strong analytical skills;
  • Good writing and communication skills;
  • Good quantitative skills with an ability to analyze and represent data accurately;
  • Ability to work independently while being a team player;
  • Ability to multi-task and deliver quality work in a timely way;
  • Objective thinking and openness to ideas.
Job Location

New Delhi

Emoluments

Flexible depending on qualifications and ability.

How to Apply?

As part of your application please email the two documents listed below to talent@prsindia.org with the subject line: “Analyst”.

  1. Cover Letter that addresses: Why you think PRS is a place you should build a career at, and How your qualifications and skills will contribute to the work of PRS.
  2. An updated CV.

 

2. Associate Analyst
Job Description

As part of the research team at PRS, the associate analyst will support the team members in providing MPs and MLAs with high-quality and credible research on important policy and legislative matters.

The associate analyst will be required to undertake research and data collation related to legislation, policy, and thematic issues being analyzed by the research team. The associate analyst will have the opportunity to be mentored by analysts on the team in order to develop their research and writing capabilities.

Qualifications

The candidate should possess a Bachelor’s degree.

Skills Required

  • Strong analytical skills;
  • Good writing and communication skills;
  • Good quantitative skills with an ability to analyze and represent data accurately;
  • Ability to work independently while being a team player;
  • Ability to multi-task and deliver quality work in a timely way;
  • Objective thinking and openness to ideas.
Job Location

New Delhi

Emoluments

Flexible depending on qualifications and ability.

How to Apply?

As part of your application please email the two documents listed below to talent@prsindia.org with the subject line: “Associate Analyst”.

  1. Cover Letter that addresses: Why you think PRS is a place you should build a career at, and How your qualifications and skills will contribute to the work of PRS.
  2. An updated CV.

 

3. Citizen Outreach Coordinator
Job Description

The Citizen Outreach Coordinator will be responsible for developing an action plan for outreach activities of PRS that are focused on engaging many more citizens and citizen groups in the law-making process. This will include developing and implementing strategies to reach out to citizens through media, academia, and other stakeholders and hold events from time to time as may be needed.

Qualifications

The candidate should possess a Masters’s degree or equivalent with excellent interpersonal skills and passion to demonstrate impact in a time-bound manner.

Skills Required

  • Strategic planning and strong execution skills;
  • Ability to work with a team;
  • Strong interpersonal skills;
  • Ability to develop professional relationships with various stakeholders;
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.
Job Location

New Delhi

Emoluments

Flexible depending on qualifications and ability.

How to Apply?

As part of your application please email the two documents listed below to talent@prsindia.org with the subject line: “Citizen Outreach Coordinator”.

  1. Cover Letter that addresses: Why you think PRS is a place you should build a career at, and How your qualifications and skills will contribute to the work of PRS.
  2. An updated CV.

 

4. Program Associate
Job Description

As part of the outreach team at PRS, the program associate will play a key role in strengthening PRS’ outreach activities, especially to state legislators and legislatures.

He/ She will be responsible for collating and maintaining information pertaining to the working of State Assemblies, including session information, Legislative performance, Member participation, etc. In addition, he/ she will co-ordinate policy workshops and events held from time to time in partnership with institutional partners.

Qualifications

The candidate should possess a Bachelor’s degree.

Skills Required

  • Strong execution skills;
  • Good writing and communication skills;
  • Good quantitative skills with an ability to analyze and represent data accurately;
  • Ability to work independently;
  • Ability to multi-task and deliver quality work in a timely way.
Job Location

New Delhi

Emoluments

Flexible depending on qualifications and ability.

How to Apply?

As part of your application please email the two documents listed below to talent@prsindia.org with the subject line: “Program Associate”.

  1. Cover Letter that addresses: Why you think PRS is a place you should build a career at, and How your qualifications and skills will contribute to the work of PRS.
  2. An updated CV.

 

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