The National Research Council of the Philippines is in search of personnel for the following contract of service positions under the Research Development Management Division – NRCP Science and Technology Experts’ Pool (NSTEP) Project:

Science Research Specialist II, SG- 16/ Php42,127.20

Minimum Qualification Standards:

Education: Bachelor’s degree  relevant to the job
Experience: At least two (2) years of relevant experience in project/program management, finance and clerical/secretariat related matters
Training: At least eight (8) hours of relevant training attended
Preference: Excellent in interpersonal, communication, coordination, and technical writing skills. Result-oriented, analytical, resourceful and can work with minimum supervision Knowledgeable in other computer office applications (presentation preparation, spread sheets, MS word)

Duties and Responsibilities:

  1. Coordinate with the NSTEP regional clusters in Visayas and Mindanao, and the DOST Regional offices in the call for proposals under the NSTEP small R&D grants;
  2. Assist project proponents in crafting research proposals for submission under the NSTEP small R&D grants;
  3. Conduct preliminary evaluation and processing of research proposals and related documents submitted by the proponent/s through the NSTEP regional clusters;
  4. Facilitate proposals endorsed by the NSTEP regional clusters for approval of the Governing Board
  5. Facilitate and coordinate project implementation, monitoring and evaluation of NSTEP small R&D grants;
  6. Ensure compliance of proponents with regard to submission and completion of required documents and conformance to NRCP Policies and Guidelines and DOST GIA Guidelines;
  7. Facilitate and coordinate online or onsite visit pre-implementation and monitoring meetings;
  8. Provide technical assistance to the project leaders to ensure implementation is in accordance with DOST and NRCP and other pertinent guidelines and financial strictly in compliance with DBM and COA Auditing Rules and Regulations
  9. Facilitate processing of project/s requests (realignment, extension);
  10. Prepare assessment reports of on-going and completed projects;
  11. Submit regularly status reports of projects to the REMS head and RDMD Chief;
  12. Maintain records and database of projects and proposals; and
  13. Perform other duties as may be assigned from time to time.

All interested applicants including persons with disability (PWD), members of indigenous communities, and those from any sexual orientation and gender identities (SOGI) are encouraged to apply.  Submit clear scanned/ soft copies/ printed copies of the following documents to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. on or before 20 May 2021:

  • Fully accomplished Personal Data Sheet (PDS; CSC Form No. 212, Revised 2017)
  • Work Experience Sheet (attachment to CSC Form No. 212), which can be downloaded at;
  • Performance rating in the last rating period;
  • Transcript of Records and Diploma;
  • Summary of trainings/seminars/workshops attended related to the duties and responsibilities mentioned above;
  • Copies of Certificate of Training/Seminars/Workshops;
  • Updated Resume; and
  • Application Letter addressed to:

Qualified Applicants are advised to hand in or send through courier/email their application to:

Executive Director III
National Research Council of the Philippines
General Santos Avenue, Bicutan
1631 Taguig City

Attention: Chief Administrative Officer/ Administrative Officer V
         Human Resource Management Section
        Finance and Administrative Division

Upon submission of your online application documents, please indicate the position you are applying for following this format: “Science Research Specialist II - NSTEP” as the subject of your email. For inquiries please contact the NRCP Human Resource Management Section at 8839-0275 / 88372071 loc. 2341 (Monday-Friday).

Applications with incomplete documents shall not be entertained.

Twitter   Linkedin   Facebook