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Research Associate Institute of Informatics and Development (IID) Dhaka, Dhaka, Bangladesh

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BDT 20,000

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Mon May 10, 2021
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Wed Apr 21, 2021

Job Summary

Job Nature: Full-time (after the satisfactory completion of 3 months probation period)
Job Location:
Dhaka, Bangladesh
The job may also involve occasional travel outside of Dhaka if required.

Job Description


Job Responsibilities:
- The incumbent's main responsibilities include, but are not limited to-
- Assisting in the preparation of literature reviews, creation of research tools, data collection and analysis.
- Drafting research reports, policy briefs, concept notes, policy paper.
- Supporting coordination of enumerators and other research staff for field and remote research activities.
- Assisting the Research Team with various tasks, including transcription, translation, data entry, sample care, presentation preparation, etc.
- Drafting materials for submission to granting agencies and foundations.
- Supporting the Research and Creative teams to identify and produce data points, data analysis, and data visualization for donor reporting, special reports and other projects as needed.
- Assisting in organising IID's various knowledge-sharing events and liaising with donors and stakeholders.
- Managing various project deadlines.

Employment Status:

Educational Requirements:
Minimum bachelor's degree in Development Studies,
- Economics, Statistics or
- other Social Science disciplines from any reputed university.

Additional Requirements:
- 0 to 1 year of experience in the relevant field.
- Good writing skill in English is a must.
- Should possess excellent competency in basic computing, including MS Word and Excel.
- Good communication skill (written and oral) and ability to present findings, learning and best practices internally.
- Ability to pay attention to details, meet deadlines, maintain accuracy and confidentiality in performing responsibilities.
- Cultural sensitivity and ability to work in a team setting.
- Comfortable in conducting interviews using Zoom/Skype/Google Meet.

- BDT 20,000 during the probationary period BDT 30,000 after the satisfactory completion of 3 months probation period

Compensation & Other Benefits:
As per organization policy.

Apply Procedure:
If you believe you are the right candidate for the position, please submit the followings as a part of your application to [email protected] with the subject line `Research Assistant, IID` on or before Monday 10 May 2021:

Write a summary in English (maximum 1 page) of the the identified issues and suggestions from an IID event report published in Prothom Alo (

A complete CV (maximum 4 pages) with a recent photograph.

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted for the final selection process.

IID is an equal opportunities employer and does not discriminate between sex, religion, age, ethnicity or disability.


1 year - 3 years  In relevant field.