Research and External Communication


Overview 

Shamseya is a problem solver to challenges facing healthcare.

In a country where up to 73% of total healthcare costs are paid for directly from people’s pockets; Shamseya recognizes that patients not only need to be supported with their recovery but also empowered to understand how to navigate and improve their healthcare system.

Shamseya provides customized healthcare and management solutions for developmental projects and businesses alike.

Main Duties and Responsibilities

  1. Set the research pipeline for Shamseya research outputs. 
  2. Plan and execute the activities required to respond to the research questions of the topics Shamseya is active on.  
  3. Reach out to different research entities with plans for collaboration.  
  4. Reach out to different publishing outlets to disseminate Shamseya’s knowledge and research outcomes.  

Your profile:

  1. Have practical experience in qualitative and quantitative research and/or degree in social sciences. 
  2. Ability to work independently in a wide range of assignments/tasks with great agility and flexibility.
  3. Fluency in both written and spoken English.
  4. Strong presentation and communication skills.

Experience related to the healthcare sector is an asset but not a requirement.

What we offer you:

  1. An essential role in a highly motivated and resourceful team.
  2. Attractive benefits package including social and health insurance. 
  3. Monthly compensation averaging between 7000 to 9000 EGP depending on the qualification and experience. In case of reaching an internship agreement, all the internships are paid. 
  4. Annual raises according to the company’s salary scale with the possibility of crafting a personalized incentive scheme. 

Expected starting date: November 2020 or according to chosen candidate’s availability
Reports to:
Shamseya CEO and COO
Contract type:
The position is open for different arrangements ranging from internships to full time involvement.
Work location:
Maadi with semi-flexible work location.


Application and selection process:


If interested in this position, kindly send to: daniel@shamseya.org the following:
1 – An updated CV
2 – A cover letter explaining your background and why you believe this position is suitable for you and if you will be having any other professional commitments we should be aware of.

3 – Sample writings fully written by the candidate (research papers, articles, etc.)


Following a scheduled interview with the selected candidates and selection, a 3 months probation period would follow before signing the contract.

Application deadline: None, we will close this position as soon as a suitable candidate is found. So, apply soon.

Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.