Current Hiring Practices and Trends in the Development Sector
- BY David Mackenzie
About CBGA: Centre for Budget and Governance Accountability (CBGA) is an independent, non-profit policy research organisation based in New Delhi. It promotes transparent, accountable and participatory governance, and a people-centred perspective in the country’s fiscal policy. Pursuing this vision, CBGA carries out research on public policies and budgets, training and capacity building on budgets, and policy advocacy with important stakeholders. Please visit www.cbgaindia.org to know more about us and our work.
Position: CBGA is currently inviting applications from qualified and motivated individuals for the position: “Research Officer”
Responsibilities: The Research Officer would be responsible for:
Location: New Delhi (with travel to different states / districts, when required)
Duration: One Year (renewable) contract.
Reporting: She/he would be reporting to the Research Coordinator in CBGA.
Eligibility: The applicant should be a committed and experienced researcher or development professional with a post-graduation degree in social sciences; at least 4-5 years of work experience in the domain of policy analysis; strong ability and willingness for multi-tasking; good writing and communication skills; familiarity with functioning and responsibility of institutions at various levels of government; ability to lead research projects independently; and willingness to travel extensively for implementation of research projects.
Remuneration: Commensurate with qualification and experience.
Applicants are requested to email their C.V. (with “Application for the Post of Research Officer as the subject line) with a Cover Letter (on why they are interested in the position and how suitable they are
for the same – in maximum 250 words) to: firstname.lastname@example.org latest by 10 June, 2018. Women candidates are encouraged to apply.