Research Officer : Action Contre la FaimAction Contre la Faim

  • Anywhere

DUE : 30 NOV 2022

As Research Officer, your main responsibilities will be to:

Conceptualize and design methodologies to address key research questions;
Draft quantitative and qualitative data collection tools for projects covering a range of subject matters;
Manage research data collection field teams;
Analyze qualitative and quantitative data
Support the quality assurance of research tools, models, and inquiries for collecting and analyzing data for each of the research topics;

Lead research report writing;
Communicate with partners on project implementation and timelines, as necessary
Ensure proper management of the devices used in the field,
Ensure timely request and drafting of ToRs for field visits working closely with the support departments
Ensure that liquidations are done timely in line with finance procedures
Safeguard all ACF tools under your care including laptops and other MEAL tools

Requested profile
Degree and or post graduate qualification in relevant field with prior research experience (MA preferred);
Experience collecting quantitative or qualitative data will be considered an asset;
Basic knowledge of SPSS, Stata, or R;
Experience collaborating with and managing diverse, multi-cultural teams preferred;
Eagerness to engage in research across a multitude of sectorial areas;
Ability to work independently with minimal supervision
Ability to produce high-quality work under tight deadlines;
Cultural sensitivity;
Fluency in written and spoken English.

Desired Qualifications
Knowledge and working experience with relevant technical fields such as: Food security and livelihoods, WASH.Bio diversity, Nutrition, Climate, Health
Experience developing MEAL products for donors, community and international audiences.
Creative and with dynamic digital experience

Other competencies:
Strong team player passionate about delivering informed research products
Ability to work smart.
Excellent attention to detail.
Self-driven and with ability to work with diverse team
Open to learning and an avid reader.
Flexible to work on a range of topics and sectoral areas while providing rigor to the research process.

1. Interested and qualified applicants can forward cover letters with up-to-date detailed CVs showing three referees and clearly indicate the post applied for in the email subject to not later than 30 November 2022.
2. Fill in an application form using a link that you will receive as soon as we receive your application. The link will be send to your application email within 24 hours after submission of your application

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