|Date Posted:||Oct 27, 2018|
|Closing Date:||Nov 9, 2018|
|Work Type:||Full Time|
|Number of Vacancies:||1|
|Salary Range:||Salary is negotiableNone|
|Years of Experience:||3 Years|
|Contract Duration:||Open Ended|
|Contract Type:||Short Term|
About Center for Civilians in Conflict:
TITLE: Research Consultant
TRAVEL: As needed to Badakhshan and Kandahar
REPORTING TO: Country Director, Afghanistan
DURATION: 40 to 60 days.
STAFF REPORTING: N/A
Requires travel to provinces:
Experience in quantitative and/or qualitative methodologies and using different research techniques;
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills;
Excellent interpersonal, team working and communication skills;
Excellent report writing skills in English;
Confidence in using and computer-based programs
Accuracy and attention to detail;
Organization skills, excellent time management and the ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines.
Duties & Responsibilities:
Use an appropriate methodology to design and manage a research project, which may involve the use of quantitative and/or qualitative methods for data analysis;
Sort and cluster the collected data and make sure they are all translated into English;
Analyze the collected data from the field. If more data is needed, contact the fixer in the provinces for further data collection. Supplement with interviews over the phone, travel to provinces, as well as desk top research;
Work with Country Director and MENA South Asia Director on developing pragmatic recommendations; and
Write the report in English according to CIVIC style guidelines and work with CIVIC Country Director and MENA South Asia Director for editing and finalizing.
Job Location:Afghanistan, Kabul
Minimum Bachelor Degree in Research, Law or Social Sciences or any other relevant field. A master’s degree in the relevant field is preferred.
Minimum 3-5 years of professional experience in research and report writing in English
Fluency in Dari & English required. Pashto preferred.