Research Fellows -Social Protection

at Frontieri Consult P.L.C
Location Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Date Posted April 23, 2020
Category Business Development
Social Sciences
Job Type Full-time
Currency ETB



Since its establishment 2008, Frontieri Consult PLC is involved in conducting research and survey management services in a number of disciplines to Government, Non-Governmental Organizations, Bilateral and Multilateral Institutions. We have developed proven track records in effectively delivering assignments on various sectors. Our dynamic team consist of over 80 Qualitative Field Researchers, over 100 Supervisors over 50 field coordinators with over 25 head office support stuff. Join our team of professionals and be part of our energetic team that is committed in bringing change by providing adequate research findings and advisory service for policy makers and contribute in the development of Ethiopia.

Job Description

The Research Fellow for Social Protection is responsible for preparing research proposals across various social protection and relevant fields. S/he is in charge of constructing appropriate designing of research methodologies, design tools and instrument and project implementation.

Summary of Key Functions:

§  Coordinate and lead project team members

§  Access and prepare literature review

§  Elaborate research objectives, thematic issues, and construct research proposals accordingly

§  In collaboration with the research team and research fellows produce quality research report

§  In collaboration with the research fellows, develop innovative approaches such new techniques as may be necessary to achieve the objective of the research

§  Work with other staffs to access and identify technical assistance needs with regards to technical skills, supervision supported for new and ongoing projects

§  Follow the effective implementation of projects with the highest quality and agreed time line

§  Adopt organizational core values, policies and procedures are clearly understood and adhered to in the daily functioning

§  Participate in documentation and dissemination of lessons learned

Handle all other activities assigned by the supervisor

Job Requirements

Required Qualifications:

·         PhD/MA/MSc in Social works ,Sociology , Psychology , Developmental studies and related fields

·         +5 years of Research and proposal development experience across various social fields, practically in consultancy services.

·         Excellent publication and in peer-reviewed journals.

Technical and Other Skills:

·         Excellent analytical skills

·         Proficiency in verbal and written English language

·         Proficiency in computer skills

·         Abilities of working in tight environment to make things happen within the deadline

·         Demonstrated success in creating collaborative relationships with various government and non-government organizations etc.


Applying Instructions

o   Interested applicants that fulfill the requirements shall submit only their        application/motivation letter along with their updated CV via email by clearly marking the position title on the subject line "Research Fellows -Social Protection"

o   Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for further recruitment process.

o   Please follow application instructions, applicants that fail to do so will be rejected.

Qualified female applicants are highly encouraged to apply

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