Vacancy: Project Officer – National Level

2018 July 31

Organization: Pallium India

Job Title: Project Officer-National Level

No. of vacancies: 4

Nature of Job: Permanent – Full Time

Remuneration: Depends on the candidate’s KSAs

Reporting to: CEO/Project Director

Place of Job: Any of the States in India where Pallium India has projects

Job Description:

The Project Officer will be responsible for advancing palliative care at the national level with responsibilities for specific states as assigned by the CEO.

  • Work with public and private medical and other related institutions to set up palliative care programs
  • Work for the integration of palliative care in health systems at the state including at primary care levels
  • Work for the integration of palliative care in medical and nursing education
  • Work for bringing about changes in law and policies for the advancement of palliative care
  • Conduct relevant training programs and workshops for relevant stakeholders for advancing palliative care including on laws related to availability of opioids
  • Initiate and or implement projects related to palliative care including working at the community level in the implementation of relevant projects
  • Document, write reports and undertake research to contribute to Pallium India’s learning process
  • Contribute to fund raising including by writing proposals and be part of other relevant activities
  • Undertake any other relevant tasks for the advancement of palliative care at the national and state levels.

Language: Fluency in English in writing and speaking is a must. Fluency in Hindi is a must for candidates to be deployed in the Northern states.

Personal characteristics: Willing to travel and work independently; take initiatives; provide leadership; ability to work with various stakeholders; and be part of a team with diverse background and experiences.

Qualification: Master’s in Public Health (Full-Time) from a recognized university

Experience: 0-2 years

How to Apply

Interested candidates can send detailed and updated CV to with subject line as “Application for Project Officer”.

For more details, contact:

Arathy V Nair @ +91 9746745501


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