WORK CULTURE

Jack of all trades

Our researchers are closely involved at every stage of the study – we’re preparing study tools, creating field plans and conducting field work.

Endless opportunities to learn

We are ready to go where we’ve never been and believe in taking time to grow from past experiences

All for one, one for all

Trust, teamwork, and loyalty are our key words. We have each other’s back whether it comes to the 11th-hour deadline or finding that perfect birthday cake

No cookie cutters

We’ll never do it the same way twice - all of our projects are individually customized, right from the study design to the field workers we deploy.

WORK HARD HAVE FUN

Our team is young, charged and passionate about making our mark in the social sector. And we’re just as enthusiastic about kicking our feet up and knocking back some drinks on Friday evening.

Friend-leagues

We work together so well because we really, actually like each other a lot. We are more than colleagues, we are friends.

WINTER INTERN (2017)

Background

OUTLINE INDIA provides solutions for implementing high-quality, authentic field surveys across India, together with research and policy advisory services in South- Asian economies. We are looking for interns to work with us.

OPPORTUNITY: Full Time

The internship focuses on:

1) Ongoing project-Collect and collate assessment tools spanning across the education, water, sanitation and hygiene sectors, from various national and international organizations, Interaction with local NGOs and relevant stakeholders via field visits.

2) Research Work- You will be given the opportunity to work on ongoing research projects. Tasks will include doing research on a topic related to a project, data entry, data management, and transcriptions.

3) Social Media- Managing Social media Accounts, Posting interesting-data related stuff regularly, Relook at the existing strategy for each of our social media accounts and see if it has increased reach over the past month.

4) Update the blog as and when required.

5) Assisting the operations and marketing team.

6) Any other work related to a particular project that OI is working on.


QUALIFICATIONS

The internship is open to students from any field of study.

SALARY

Fixed Stipend

LOCATION

C-2630, Sushant Lok -1, Gurgaon, 122009

(10 minutes from HUDA City Center Metro Station)


COMMUNICATIONS OFFICER

Background

The Communications Officer will engage in expanding Outline India’s reach. We are looking for someone who is interested in working with a growing social enterprise and is keen on contributing to its growth.

OPPORTUNITY: Full Time

The principal duties of an Outline India Communications Officer will include:

1) Lead our social media outreach activities, oversee online posts and expand our visibility and presence

2) Manage website content

3) Write media articles, research pieces, blog posts and create short and accessible outputs from our larger research projects

4) Assist team in writing concept notes and project proposals.

5) Coordinating with the Business Development team for outreach material

6) Attending conferences, meetings, events

QUALIFICATIONS

1) Ability to work on hard deadlines

2) Proficiency in MS Office, Wordpress

3) Excellent communications skills

4) Comfortable using all social media platforms

5) Graduate in any field.

6) Excel in presenting, writing and editing skills.

7) Applicants from Delhi/NCR would be preferred.

 

SALARY

Based on experience

LOCATION

C-2630, Sushant Lok -1, Gurgaon, 122009

(10 minutes from HUDA City Center Metro Station)


BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT OFFICER

Background

The Business Development Officer will work in close association with the Business Development Team and assist in developing strategies for growth, explore new project opportunities and maintain relations with existing clients. We are looking for someone who is interested in working with a growing social enterprise and is keen on contributing to its growth.

OPPORTUNITY: Full Time

The job role focuses on :

1. A good knowledge of the development sector.


2. Being up-to- date with the field of developmental research and research methodologies.


3. Identify opportunities for growth and diversification within the development sector.


4. Interest in development sector/social sector research is crucial.


5. Respond to queries and complaints from clients as regards to the company’s services; in a timely fashion.


6. Develop business proposals for existing and new customers.


7. Track potential tenders/proposals to bid for.


8. Develop comprehensive knowledge of the business and its development practices, its marketing activities, prospective clients.


9. Identify opportunities for collaboration with potential partners, identifying their needs and setting the path for discussions.


10. Attend conferences, networking events and representing the organization.


11. Provide support to clients during initial phases of engagement and maintain business relations through necessary follow-ups.


12. Develop collaterals, presentations and case studies for organization services.


13. Work with the team to create and implement unique marketing strategies.

QUALIFICATIONS

1. Good educational background.


2. Excellent communication skills.


3. Previous experience in Business Development or Project Management.


4. Comfortable with using MS Office.


5. Previous work experience in the development sector, national and international NGOs would be an advantage.


6. Applicants from Delhi/NCR would be preferred.


7. A minimum experience of 1-2 years in relevant sector is required.


SALARY

Based on experience

LOCATION

C-2630, Sushant Lok -1, Gurgaon, 122009

(10 minutes from HUDA City Center Metro Station)

FIELD MANAGER

Background

OUTLINE INDIA provides solutions for implementing high-quality, authentic field surveys across India. We have previously worked in 23 states for projects on WASH, education, health, gender etc. By following a rigorous methodology with quality checks at each stage of the data collection process, the Field Manager is required to ensure accuracy and smooth completion of all data collection activities.

OPPORTUNITY: Full Time

1) Fieldwork and field planning.

2) Project Coordination with field staff and research team about logistics, bill filings, and payments.

3) Checking and approving transcription/translation and coordinating with external vendors.

4) Draft research protocol documents and guidelines.

5) Drafting project invoices, EOIs and proposals including formatting documents.

6) Assisting with data cleaning and analysis.

7) Work on field reports.

8) Conducting trainings for field enumerators and supervisors.

9) PR activities of the company – coordinating with the clients, attending seminars or workshops.

10) Writing blogs about projects and research.

11) Guiding and supervising Field Associates and managing field teams across the country.

QUALIFICATIONS

Essential Qualifications:

1) Post-Graduate in Social Sciences or Graduate with extensive field experience.

2) Proficiency in Hindi.

 

Desired Qualifications:

1) Strong on field experience in India.

2) Knowledge of the Indian development sector.

3) Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

4) Strong organizational, planning and time management skills.

5) Proficiency in Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, and Excel.

6) Proficiency in any regional Indian language.

7) Candidates with Masters in Social Work and fieldwork experience will be preferred.

SALARY

Based on experience

LOCATION

C-2630, Sushant Lok -1, Gurgaon, 122009

(10 minutes from HUDA City Center Metro Station)


SENIOR QUALITATIVE RESEARCHER

Background

The Senior Qualitative Researcher will closely work on research projects, develop study designs and survey instruments, conduct fieldwork and writing report. We are looking for someone who has experience in conducting interviews and Focus group discussions and is willing to travel across the country for fieldwork.

OPPORTUNITY: Full Time

1) Preparing  research  proposals  (working  on  the  method  and  sampling,  both  quantitative  and qualitative for monitoring and evaluation, impact assessment studies).

2) Literature review, design and pilot survey instruments and tools.

3) Field mapping, planning, training and execution.

4) Travelling for field work.

5) Collaborate and contribute to our new research projects/ ideas.

6) Data analysis and report writing.

7) Attending conferences, talks, writing blogs, and papers.

QUALIFICATIONS

1) A Postgraduate/ M.Phil. degree from a relevant discipline. We prefer a team of researchers from varied backgrounds  

2) At least two years of professional/research work experience in relevant field

3) Prior field work experience

4) Familiarity with one or more Indian languages

5) Experience with qualitative research including ethnographic methods, PRA techniques, reflexive analysis and report writing, and other relevant methodologies

6) Familiarity with quantitative research and mixed method study design

7) Demonstrate knowledge of the development sector in India

8) Strong written and oral communication skills

9) Strong management skills

10) Ability to multi-task and take responsibility for the timely completion of activities

11) Innovative and receptive to working on new ideas and proposals

12) Strong Microsoft skills (word and excel)

SALARY

Based on experience

LOCATION

C-2630, Sushant Lok -1, Gurgaon, 122009

(10 minutes from HUDA City Center Metro Station)


RESEARCH MANAGER

Background

The Research Manager will manage research projects and ensure quality deliverables. We are looking for someone who is interested in working with a growing social enterprise and is keen on contributing to its growth.

OPPORTUNITY: Full Time

The principal duties of an Outline India Research Manager will include:

1) Mentor and guide researchers in research activities

2) Create comprehensive mixed method study design

3) Assign and follow-up on research deliverables

4) Ensure quality of all deliverables

5) Work towards building IP products and services

6) Skill and capacity building for all researchers and team

7) Manage and oversee research projects

8) Handle/lead client meetings, presentations, and queries

9) Ensure timely delivery

10) Work closely with Founder on HR decisions and strategic decision and direction

11) Attend conferences, talks and report back with minutes of meeting

12) Coordinate with BD team on potential client and project strategy (Guide on leads)

13) Take ownership of assigned tasks, and ensuring timely delivery and quality of all deliverables


QUALIFICATIONS

1) Strong written and oral communication skills

2) Expertise with both quantitative and qualitative research

3) Demonstrated ability to put together presentations and infographics

4) Degree from a reputed institute

5) A PhD degree or equivalent research experience

6) Demonstrate knowledge of the development sector in India

7) Have a network to loop in experts, advisors, other consultants

8) Strong management, communication, and written skills

9) Ability to multi task and take responsibility for the timely completion of activities

10) Accountable and demonstrate leadership to the research team

11) Innovative and receptive to working on new ideas and proposals

12) Strong Microsoft skills 

Note: This is a high-level position requiring an experienced candidate in the development sector. Fresh graduates and candidates with little exposure to the social sector should not apply. 

SALARY

Based on experience

LOCATION

C-2630, Sushant Lok -1, Gurgaon, 122009

(10 minutes from HUDA City Center Metro Station)

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