Programme/ Department: Social Protection
Contract Type: Permanent
Salary: Research Officer: £28,492 - £33,987 per annum; Senior Research Officer: £33,988 - £40,574 per annum
Location: Overseas Development Institute
Closing Date: 26 September 2018
Interview: 11 October 2018
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ODI is an independent, global think tank, working for a sustainable and peaceful world in which every person thrives. We harness the power of evidence and ideas through research and partnership to confront challenges, develop solutions and create change. (odi.org)
We are seeking to appoint a Research Officer or Senior Research Officer to join ODI’s Social Protection and Social Policy Programme. Under the supervision of a Research Fellow, the post holder will contribute to designing and delivering innovative, high-quality and policy-relevant research, policy advice and public-affairs initiatives. You will also contribute to the development of research proposals, provide project management support and be involved in the dissemination of research findings.
ODI’s Social Protection and Social Policy Programme (SPSPP) is a multidisciplinary research and advisory programme, focusing on social protection and social policy. It supports the design and implementation of effective social protection through high quality applied research and provides policy advice on key issues in social protection, mainly in low- and middle-income countries. Recent work by the team includes analysis of social protection and employment, policy options to extend social protection to marginalized and excluded groups, the effectiveness of social protection in a crisis, the distributional impact of taxes and transfers, and a comprehensive review of the evidence on the impacts of cash transfers
We are particularly interested in receiving applications from candidates with a strong background in social protection, social policy and research methods. Good knowledge of household survey tools and statistical and micro-econometric analysis is desirable. The candidate should have demonstrable experience in one/some of the following areas:
Senior Research Officer
Closing date: 26 September 2018
Interview date: 11 October 2018
For more information, please download an application pack here. If you are experiencing difficulties downloading, please telephone 020 7922 8234 or email email@example.com.
ODI is an equal opportunities employer