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We are currently looking for:

Student Assistant IT (J1901RA)

The Center for Evaluation and Development (C4ED) is looking for a student assistant to provide IT support for our team, including administering and developing the Information Technology infrastructure.

Possible tasks:

  •  Assist with administering O365 Tenant
  • Help staff with IT-related problems in a timely fashion
  • Set-up hardware and install software
  • Help with setting up the IT infrastructure
  • Enhance IT-Forum (Q&A)
  • Research, review, and test new applications and technology ideas applicable to our organization

Your profile

 You are a student or graduate (Bachelor or Master) of Information Technology or other computer sciences. You are enthusiastic and motivated to gain hands-on experience in a vibrant research institute in international development. You feel comfortable with working independently in dynamic settings and communicating in teams. You have documentable organizational and planning skills. You have a strong command of English. You could start working at the beginning of 2019 for around 20 hours per month.

We are looking forward to receiving your application, including a very short cover letter, your CV and your Transcript of Records and certificates (if available) to application-froelich@c4ed.org. Applications will be evaluated on a rolling basis.

Research Assistant for an Evidence Gap Map and a Systematic Review of Transformational Change (J1902RA)

The Center for Evaluation and Development (C4ED) is looking for a research assistant to provide support for a project that aims to map and systematically meta-analyze multi-sector evidence of how transformational change can be achieved with respect to climate change adaptation and mitigation. The project covers the sectors agriculture, energy, disaster risk management and public health in low and middle-income countries.

Possible tasks:

  • Organize and monitor work of a local and a remotely-working team
  • Prepare work packages
  • Assist with preparation of workshops and meetings
  • Data extraction from articles, books and other relevant literature
  • Report the findings from literature review in a non-technical manner

Your profile

You are a student or graduate (Bachelor or Master) with a strong interest in quantitative methods and data analysis. You have experience working with data with statistical software. You have documentable organizational and planning skills, know how to work to deadlines, have a “get the job done” attitude and are enthusiastic and motivated to learn on the job. You feel comfortable with working independently in dynamic settings and communicating in teams. You could start working as soon as possible.

Desirable:

  • Knowledge of working with Stata
  • Skilled and experienced in reading academic texts in English from a diverse range of fields.
  • Having lived and studied abroad in an English-speaking country
  • Interest in evaluation and development

You will work with a team of experienced researchers and project managers and gain hands-on experience in a highly relevant project run by a vibrant research institute in international development. You get insights into the work of major international organizations and may be able to participate in meetings with their senior employees.

We are looking forward to receiving your application, including a very short cover letter, your CV and your Transcript of Records and certificates (if available) to application-froelich@c4ed.org.