Working Student * Programme Research NTD

  • Published: 13.03.2023
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About CBM

CBM (registered as CBM Christoffel-Blindenmission Christian Blind Mission e.V.) is an international development organisation committed to improving the quality of life of persons with disabilities in the persons communities of the world. Based on our Christian values and more than 100 years of professional expertise, we address poverty as a cause and a consequence of disability. We work in partnership to create an inclusive society for all.

To support our team Neglected Tropical Diseases (NTD), we are looking for a Working Student Programme Research NTD. 

The position is initially limited to 24 months with a maximum of 19.5 h/week and can be based either in Bensheim or remotely in Germany. 

These are your responsibilities

  • prepare and conduct background research and/or literature reviews on topic identified by the NTD team
  • prepare and develops program materials specified by the project work plan
  • support NTD data management
  • analyze programme data
  • prepare and author reports on findings
  • assist in creating technical materials for conferences, meetings, and events
  • perform other duties as assigned

These are your qualifications

  • relevant academic studies preferably in public health, public policy, health care, information management in health care, health economics or a combination of biological and social science disciplines with an interest in public health and is currently enrolled as a graduate student in a college or university
  • strong organizational skills and attention to detail 
  • exceptional writing and communication skills 
  • ability to communicate (verbal and written) effectively in English
  • professional proficiency in English. French would be advantageous
  • data affinity
  • basic skills in databases and programming
  • data analysis skills
  • proficiency in MS Office, SharePoint solutions and ideally Power BI
  • ability to work both independently and in a team environment
  • ability to exercise sound judgment

What we offer

  • Working hours can be flexibly planned depending on studies
  • Generous mobile working/home office policy
  • Pay scale system of Diakonie Deutschland (AVR) as well as company social benefits
  • Modern building with barrier-free workplaces, very good IT equipment and diverse social rooms
  • Modern and digitalized processes
  • Collegial cohesion and team spirit

How to apply

Please apply exclusively online via our applicant portal (see APPLY NOW).
A letter of motivation, CV and relevant (work) references complete your application.

We look forward to receiving your application! 

Your contact person: Alyzée Brehm-Monbrun , Tel.: +49 (0) 62 51 131 305

We would like to further promote diversity in our teams and therefore welcome applications from people of different ethnic and social backgrounds, religions and world views, different ages and genders, and especially from people with disabilities.

*Suitability is decisive, gender is irrelevant!