Job Description


Location: Burlington, VT

Position Category: Direct hire, paid in US

Posting Date: 04/05/2019

Deadline Date: 04/19/2019

Starting Date: 05/20/2019


JSI Research & Training Institute, Inc. (JSI), a leading public health research and consulting organization, is seeking a highly motivated Consultant for its Health Services Division (Burlington, VT location). The Consultant will be responsible for working on US-based evaluation, training and technical assistance, and/or health needs assessment and strategic planning projects in one or more of the following areas: chronic disease, substance and tobacco use, behavioral health, health care and payment reform, and health equity.

The ideal candidate will be a flexible and enthusiastic individual with an entrepreneurial spirit and a desire to support JSI’s mission of promoting and improving health for all, with a focus on vulnerable populations.


  • Work on projects with tight and evolving timelines, including development and production of deliverables and maintenance of client relationships.
  • Conduct research and evaluation that includes quantitative and qualitative methods (key informant interviews, focus groups)
  • Conduct qualitative and quantitative analysis (secondary data analysis, statistical analysis).
  • Contribute to project deliverables, including materials and report development and presentation.
  • Contribute to business development, including proposal organization and writing.
  • Manage time with high level of organization and capacity to meet multiple deadlines.
  • Work collaboratively in team-based environment.


  • At least a master’s degree in public health, public policy, business, or related field.
  • 2-4 years of experience in public health, health services or related field.
  • Commitment to field of public health and/or health services delivery.
  • Excellent writing skills for a variety of audiences including, health policy professionals, technical audiences, and lay audiences.
  • Demonstrated analytical and critical thinking skills.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to perform in team-based environment.
  • Excellent organizational skills and ability to work on multiple tasks simultaneously while maintaining attention to detail.

Salary commensurate with experience.

Salary commensurate with experience.

Interested candidates should submit their resumes and cover letters online by 04/19/2019.

No phone calls please.
Principals only please.

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