Opportunities at International Vaccine Institute

The International Vaccine Institute is hiring!

Policy & Economic Research Department

Work in a non-profit International Organization dedicated to Global Public Health

About IVI:

The International Vaccine Institute (IVI) is an independent non-for-profit international organization established in 1997 in Seoul, Republic of Korea, as an initiative of the United Nations Development Programme.

IVI’s mission:

Discover, develop, and deliver safe, effective and affordable vaccines for global public health

The positions will be responsible for:

The position is a part of a multi-disciplinary team that works on collection of field data and collation of existing evidence to support global, regional and country policy decisions and vaccine access. The position will be involved in health economic studies such as vaccine delivery cost estimation, cost-of-illness data collection, cost- effectiveness analysis, willingness-to-pay studies, vaccine demand forecast, budget impact analysis, vaccine investment case studies, health system and policy analysis, economic tools development and disease impact modeling at global and country levels. The position will have significant travel to low- and middle-income countries where research sites are located, and work will be carried out in collaboration with various departments within International Vaccine Institute and external partners.

he ideal candidate should possess the following qualifications:

  • PhD in Applied Economics, Health Economics, Public Health, Health management or International Development. Medical background (MBBS/MD) is preferred

  • 5+ years of experience in related field, particularly in low- and middle-income countries

  • Technical and Professional Skills / Knowledge in health economics, statistical analysis, econometrics, forecasting, longitudinal data management.

  • Proficiency in STATA or other statistical software is necessary

  • Fluency in written and spoken English (other languages a plus)

  • Excellent team skills!

This position will provide following opportunities:

  • Living and working in Seoul, Korea

  • Expanding work experience to low- and middle-income countries, multinational teams, and a wide range of

    project types, and a diverse array of external partners

  • Career development opportunities in global health and within an international not-for-profit organization

How to apply
Visit IVI Homepage (https://www.ivi.int/careers/) and submit your application online.

For questions, please email recruitment@ivi.int.