Consultant- Legal, National Health Authority (NHA), MoHFW, GoI

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  • Job Reference Code: CON-LE-NHA
Last date of application
 18-Aug-21 23:59 HR

JOB DESCRIPTION

Consultant- Legal, National Health Authority (NHA), MoHFW, GoI

1. POSITIONS VACANT: Consultant- Legal, National Health Authority (NHA), MoHFW, GoI (One Vacancy)

2. ORGANIZATION BACKGROUND:

Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MoHFW) has set up National Health Authority (NHA) to manage Ayushman Bharat Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana (PM-JAY) and it will be implemented at the state level by State Health Agencies (SHAs).

In order to enhance the capacities of the state implementing agencies to manage PM-JAY, MoHFW/ NHA in partnership with GIZ, has initiated the ‘Professional Programme for Health Protection’. The Programme will select, train and mentor consultants to be placed in the State Governments and the NHA to support the implementation of PM-JAY.

For more information about NHA, please visit https://pmjay.gov.in/about/nha

3. JOB DESCRIPTION/ RESPONSIBILITIES:

The Consultant- Legal will be responsible for supporting NHA with legal framework of implementation of PM-JAY, along with supporting and advising the NHA including the legal regulations within the various guidelines issued by NHA to the SHAs for the implementation of PM-JAY.

Key Responsibilities:
(1) Make himself/ herself thoroughly familiar with the AB PM-JAY processes. To acquire an in-depth understanding of the guidelines of the scheme and role of various stakeholders;
(2)
Legal matters related to implementation of PM-JAY along with analysing the law related cases and render advice;
(3) Prepare documents for filing in various aspects of PMJAY connected with legal matters and rendering advice and inputs connected with legal vetting of documents;
(4) Support with any other tasks as may be assigned by divisions in National Health Authority for PMJAY;
(5) Work in coordination with other officers and consultants of various divisions in NHA;
(6) Support the NHA in analysis and evaluation and overall monitoring of the scheme implementation in the States;
(7)
Periodic review of various guidelines issued by National Health Authority and providing advice on the legal aspects of the scheme implementation;
(8) Any other tasks as assigned by the NHA with related to the implementation of PM-JAY
.

4. QUALIFICATION, SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE: 
     

Qualifications:

Applicant must have a post-graduation or higher qualification in field of law from a recognized university or institute, along with a degree/diploma/certificate course in health and medical law.

Experience:
Applicant must have 2-3 years of professional experience.

Skills and Competencies:

(1) Analytical skills and strategic thinking. Ability to apply analysis for administrative and management purposes is essential;
(2) Demonstrated ability to work in a multi-disciplinary team;
(3) Knowledge of commonly used software packages like MS Word, Excel, Power Point;
(4) Ability to work under pressure and attend to any ad hoc functions as may be required;
(5) Self-driven and able to work with tight deadlines;
(6) Excellent communication and presentation skills, sound comprehension, strong analytical and interpersonal abilities;
(7) Ability to work independently when required;
(8)
Excellent oral and written communication skills in English and Hindi.

 

5. VACANCY DETAILS: One vacancy

6. COMPENSATION OFFERED:

The offer made to the selected candidate shall be commensurate with qualifications, experience, and salary history.

7. NATURE OF ENGAGEMENT:

The Consultant shall be hired on a consultancy contract through Strategic Alliance Management Services P Ltd. (SAMS), a respected HR Agency.

8. LOCATION: NHA Office, New Delhi

9. CONTRACT TYPE AND PERIOD:

The post-holder shall be engaged on a consultancy contract, initially for a period of 12 months, extendable thereafter, on the basis of performance and approval by NHA.

10. REFERENCE: CON-LE

11. CONTACT INFORMATION:

Team SAMS

Strategic Alliance Management Services P Ltd.

1/1B, Choudhary Hetram House, Bharat Nagar

New Friends Colony, New Delhi 110 025

Phone Nos.: 011-41011564/65; 4081 990

12. LAST DATE FOR APPLICATIONS:

Eligible candidates interested in the position are requested to apply using the link https://recruitment.samshrm.com/Jobs/GIZ by or before August 18, 2021