Outline India
Quantitative Researcher
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Job Type

Full Time

Closing Date

Jun 19 2021


About the Organization:

Outline India is a research firm focusing on data collection and geared towards evidence-based decision making. We are committed to strengthening the design of programs and interventions by conducting needs assessments, formative research, and monitoring and evaluation studies. Outline India focuses on catalyzing the work of academics, think tanks, corporate social responsibility arms, not for profits, funders and the Indian Government.

Position: Quantitative Researcher

Job Description:

Data Checks, analysis and reporting:

  • Strong understanding of regressions, clustering techniques and statistical tests to analyse data

  • Management and monitoring of datasets on a regular basis

  • Data cleaning which includes building codebooks, doing consistency checks, and adjusting and weighting of data for comparative analysis.

  • Identify relationships and trends in data, as well as any factors that could affect the results of research

Proposal Writing:

  • Design research projects that apply valid scientific techniques and utilize information obtained from baselines or historical data in order to structure uncompromised and efficient analyses

  • Write research methodologies for bids, together with figuring out the right sampling techniques

  • Review secondary data sources for sampling

Fieldwork Planning and Execution:

  • Developing, coding and deploying of survey tools using CAPI programs such as Survey CTO

  • Review of survey tools received from client

  • Assist the research team in developing training material for the field team



  • Master's Degree in Statistics, Mathematics, Economics or a related field

  • Strong knowledge of quantitative methods of data collection and the ability to analyse data

  • Proficient in working with any one (or more of) STATA, SPSS, R. Python or other statistical packages is mandatory

  • Understanding of monitoring and evaluation, log frames, RCTs, quasi experimental methods

  • Fluency in English and Hindi (knowledge of any other regional language will be valuable)

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Demonstrated experience in using digital data collection platforms and in cleaning datasets


  • Ph.D. in Statistics, Mathematics, Economics or a related field

  • 2+ years of experience in quantitative research methods

  • Candidates having prior fieldwork experience will be given preference

  • Experience of working with National/ International NGOs/ UN Bodies/Government/start-ups will be valued

How to apply

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