ARCED Foundation is a nonprofit organization that aims to provide quality tools and services on research, training, monitoring and result management support through comprehensive consulting and research services at home and abroad. Since 2013, ARCED has been utilizing its state-of-the-art tools and approaches in collecting and applying better data, consecutively impacting better decision making. Learn more about ARCED Foundation

Research Assistant

Roles and Responsibilities

Research Assistant will be expected to ensure project deliverables and provide tools developments and data management support. Specific job description includes:

  • Provide required support to the project management team and technical team to deliver consulting and research projects.
  • Prepare research proposals and presentation content for clients/partners/PIs (Principal Investigators)
  • Manage and respond to project related email
  • Support project with content development, translation and related documentation.
  • Assist team in data cleaning and literature review.
  • Assist in report writing and client/PIs (Principal Investigators) communication
  • Monitor field activities and prepare daily reports.
  • Qualifications
  • Minimum graduation in Economics is preferred; Business, social science and other relevant graduates can also apply.
  • Interested to learn about data management software; i.e., Stata, SurveyCTO, etc.
  • Knowledge of Excel/Python will be given priority.
  • Great communications skill, both in English and Bangla
  • Advanced writing and presentation slide preparation abilities, as well as attention to detail, are necessary.
  • Ability to multi-task and work cooperatively with others
  • Capability to work under pressure.
  • Location
    Dhaka (Project based field visit)

    Interested candidates are requested to fill up the application form properly. Please send your resume [not more than three pages], a cover letter, clearly explaining your interest in and qualifications for the position, along with the best work of yours Report, do file,SurveyCTO/ODK XLSForm or any other work sample).

    Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for further assessment.