May 9, 2022

Seeking for Research Assistant

The primary role of the Research Assistant is to contribute to the conduct of mixed method program and system evaluation, implementation and evidence synthesis projects. This position is responsible for desk-based and fieldwork research that may include the collection of quantitative and qualitative data, data analysis, conducting literature searches and evidence reviews (screening, data extraction and providing summaries) and synthesising different data sources. There will be other administrative and project support tasks such as assisting in the preparation of reports, presentations and funding proposals and the organisation of events. The individual in the role will receive ongoing support and coaching from Advisors and Senior Advisors to develop skills and knowledge across a range of research methods and activities relevant to CEI’s evaluation, implementation and evidence synthesis work.

Our ideal candidate is smart, savvy, and motivated, looking to launch or establish a career in policy-relevant research and evaluation. Perhaps you have just completed a Masters degree, and/or perhaps you have 1-2 years' experience in a research or project coordination role.

As a global organisation, with flexible work arrangements there will be at times an expectation that work, and meetings will be conducted outside regular business hours.

Are you looking for a new challenge and want to join a successful and growing organisation dedicated to creating lasting and effective social change? Do you have a passion for evaluation, evidence, and advancing implementation science? If so, we want to hear from you.

To Apply

Please submit your CV plus a separate cover letter (no more than 3 A4 pages) that outlines why you are interested in the role and what you’ll bring to the role by highlighting how your skills, experience and attributes align with the role using the selection criteria as a guideline (you need not address every criterion in turn) and send your application to

Applications will be reviewed and shortlisted on a rolling basis, so we encourage you to apply early.

The final date to apply is 16-May-2022