Assistant/Deputy Manager, Health Research - Dnet

Assistant/Deputy Manager, Health Research

May 29, 2024

Assistant/Deputy Manager, Health Research

The Assistant/Deputy Manager, Health Research has a pivotal role in driving Dnet’s health research department. We seek a highly motivated and experienced individual with expertise in both research methodologies and practical implementation.

Key Responsibilities:

Research Management:

  • Design, implement, and analyze research studies on public health issues.
  • Manage research budgets and timelines, ensuring optimal resource utilization.
  • Develop compelling research proposals and secure funding.
  • Conduct data analysis, interpret findings, and prepare comprehensive reports and publications.

Team Leadership:

  • Provide inspiring leadership and mentorship to a team of researchers.
  • Foster a collaborative and high-performing work environment.
  • Manage team performance, including conducting regular reviews.

Communication and Collaboration:

  • Effectively communicate with diverse stakeholders (researchers, donors, local partners, etc.).
  • Build and nurture strong relationships with stakeholders.
  • Advocate for the importance of health research and evidence-based practices.
  • Undertake additional tasks as assigned by management.

Qualifications & Experience:


  • Master’s degree in public health (MPH). Candidates with an MBBS degree will be given preference.
  • Minimum 3 years of experience in public health research.
  • Proven ability to manage research projects and budgets.


  • Strong understanding of research methodologies, data analysis, and program evaluation.
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal, and leadership skills.
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively within a team environment.

Remuneration: Competitive salary and benefits will be offered to the deserving candidates as per the Dnet HR Policy.

Job Location: Dhaka. Since the position is Dhaka-based, the selected candidate must be prepared to undertake research-related field visits to multiple locations across Bangladesh to collect and record data and/or samples as appropriate to the specific objectives of the study.

Application Instructions:

Interested candidates, please submit your updated CV to by mentioning the position name in the subject line.

Application screening will start immediately. Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted and called for an interview. We are an equal opportunity employer and encourage all qualified individuals to apply. Any persuasion made in favor of any candidate will lead to automatic disqualification. Dnet reserves the rights to take any decision about this job advertisement depending on the situation.

Application Deadline: 09 June 2024



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