Research Assistant (1 year contract) in Singapore at NTUC Health

Date Posted: 7/3/2019

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Job Description

The candidate will be employed to perform the role of a research assistant for the research grant “Occupational transition of older adults into nursing homes”.

The candidate would need to travel between different locations of Singapore to assist with data collection.

The candidate will perform the functions related to a qualitative research including but not limited to the following:

  • Liaison with different stakeholders to gather consent for the research
  • Managing the observation / survey / interview schedules of the research
  • Perform data collection for the research
  • Consolidating data collected for the research (e.g. transpose data from observation and survey into excel, transcribing verbatim for the interviews etc.)
  • Assist with data analysis for the research

The candidate might need to coordinate with AIC on the following as requested:

  • Progression of the research and/or updates on milestones of the research
  • Managing the schedule for interpreter that may be required for the research

Job Requirements

  • Bachelor in any discipline (Preferably applied science related)
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office related applications
    • Microsoft Word (Compulsory)
    • Microsoft Excel (Compulsory)
  • Preferably some experience with data collection for survey / interviews
  • Independent in working abilities
  • Self-driven to meet work deliverable
  • Responsible & committed to project assigned
  • Detailed & meticulous in work
  • Proactive and enthusiastic personality
  • Effective team player