Sr. Consultant /Consultant–Information Technology

Terms of Reference (TOR)
Consultant / Sr. Consultant– Information Technology (IT)

National Health Systems Resource Centre (NHSRC) has been set up under the National Health Mission (NHM) as an autonomous registered society, to channelize technical assistance and capacity building support to the states for strengthening the public health system. NHSRC on behalf of Ministry of Health & Family Welfare intends recruiting the following position purely on contractual basis.

Name of position

Sr. Consultant / Consultant–Information Technology (IT)

Number of position



One Year


New Delhi

Type of position

On Contract


Minimum Educational Qualification

Minimum Experience

Remuneration Range


Post Graduate (Computer Science / Information Technology / Electronics)
MBA (Information Technology / System)
B Tech (Information Technology / Computer Science / Electronics) with MBA (full time)

from recognized institutions of UGC / AICTE

3 years or more

Rs. 60,000/- to Rs 90,000/- per month

Sr. Consultant

7 years or more

Rs. 90,000/- to Rs. 1,20,000/- per month

Age limit

Upper limit 45 years as on 24/01/2017

Desired skills

  • Proficiency in MS Office, application testing, basic knowledge of mobile technologies, ICT in health, data analysis, data mining and reports.
  • Experience in designing tools and strategies for data collection, analysis and production of reports.
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills, analytical and interpersonal abilities, excellent oral and written communication skills in English. Working knowledge of Hindi is also desirable.
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a multi-disciplinary team environment.
  • Willingness to travel to States / UTs and districts to provide technical assistance and ability to work on different assignments simultaneously to meet the timelines for assignments.
  • Preference would be given to the candidate having experience of working with Centre / State / UT health department.

Roles and responsibilities

  • Understand the functional and technical requirements from the departments (Centre, State / UT and other involved stakeholders) for implementation of programme and preparation of quality andstandard concept document, design documents, process flow document, implementation frame-work, guidelines, protocol and user manuals towards the requirements.
  • Liaison with senior officers of the Government / Ministry to operationalize and integrate the analytical framework with existing MCTS / RCH systems.
  • Development of tools for integration and validation of data from MCTS / RCH systems and other standard sources, including IT platforms necessary for its operationalization.
  • Provide training, review and implementation support for the ANMOL, Kilkari, Mobile Academy, RCH citizen portal and other applications for strengthening of the MCTS / RCH application.
  • Do troubleshooting, testing of application, identify grey areas and provide expert support for improvisation of existing system.
  • Provide implementation support and guidance to States / UTs and help in capacity building / training in all TORs related to IT.
  • Periodic follow up with States/ UTs and other involved stakeholders on implementation coverage and gap,preparing brief on bottlenecks/challenges, assist in preparation of technical training module and development of resource material.
  •  Review and redesign the web-based program and user guidelines, procedures and tools with a view to integrating the monitoring and evaluationframework, taking into account good practices of other stakeholders.
  • Undertake field visits whenever required.
  • Undertake other assignments, which may be assigned from time to time by the reporting authority.

Other terms and conditions

  • In case of resignation, one month of notice is to be served by the candidate.
  • Should be ready to travel anywhere in India for the project.


To Apply:  Candidates are requested to download the application form attached with the ToR, which is uploaded on the NHSRC website and email the duly filled application form to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by 4 p.m. on 24-Jan-2017. Application submitted in other format will not be accepted.

  • It is mandatory to mention age, year of passing the degrees, current and past employment dates (in dd-mm-yyyy format) on application form, without which it will not be accepted.
  • Please make sure to mention exact position applied for on the subject-line (in e-mail), without which application form will not be accepted.
  • Only post qualification experience will be considered.