Research Assistant Recruitment Notification

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Chavadimukku, Sreekariyam

Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala

Email:;  Phone: 0471-2596970

Date: 12 May 2023


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Applications are invited from eligible candidates (Indian Nationals only) for the post of Research Assistant.

Name of the Position

No of Posts

Essential qualification*


Salary (consolidated)#

Research Assistant


Postgraduate in

Economics with a minimum of 55% marks

10 months

Rs 20000/- per month

*  MPhil/PhD are desirable qualifications; # extendable up to Rs 25000/- subject to selection committee recommendation

Job Description

We are seeking a highly motivated and skilled Public Finance Data Analyst to join our team. The selected candidate will be responsible for managing and updating the Indian Public Finance datasets and providing data-driven insights and highlights.

Key Responsibilities

  • Collect, analyze, and interpret public finance data from various sources.
  • Manage, update and maintain the Indian Public Finance dataset, ensuring data accuracy and completeness.
  • Create and update the database, including the development of data models and dashboards.
  • Conduct statistical analyses and provide data-driven write-ups to support decision-making.
  • Communicate results and insights through written reports and presentations.



Job Requirements

  • Familiarity with databases on India’s public finance like State Budgets, RBI, MOSPI, GST statistics, CAG publications etc.
  • Proven expertise in working with large datasets and data analytical skills
  • Expertise in MS-office and working knowledge of STATA/R or other statistical software.
  • Excellent writing and communication skills (report writing skills)

Application and Selection Procedure

Interested candidates should send the SOFT COPY of the detailed Curriculum Vitae along with a scanned copy of the relevant certificates to the email ID:

Only shortlisted candidates will be called through email for a personal interview (offline only) at the GIFT campus. No separate call letter will be issued.

The applicants should carry all original certificates of the qualifying examinations at the time of attending the interview.

Submission deadline

The last date for receiving the applications via email is 05 June 2023. Applications received after the due date will not be considered.

Note: TA/DA (Second class train fare/ actual bus fare by shortest route) will be paid to the short-listed candidates for attending the interview.





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