BDS Center for Development Research Senior Researcher-Education Jobs in Ethiopia

BDS Center for Development Research Senior Researcher-Education Jobs in Ethiopia

Job Id: 175296

Category: Research and Development
Location: Addis Ababa, Addis Ababa
Career Level: Senior Level (5+ years experience)
Employment Type: Full time
Salary: Attractive and Negotiable

Job Description

Fronteri Consult P.L.C/The Then BDS-CDR/ is one of the forerunners in the area of development research and multidisciplinary consultancy service. We are striving to keep the public informed with our research findings believing that these works will help expedite the development efforts of our nation.

Our recent partnerships with esteemed international consulting groups based in the USA and UK will add a momentum to the prominence of our services to our society. We believe that our current strong state is the outcome of long years of professionalism and commitment of our staffs, past and present.

We have gathered competent professionals and in partnership with scholars across the country and abroad.

Currently, Frontieri Consult is seeking to recruit experienced and competent Senior Researcher for various Research projects.

Summary of key functions

  • Develop research proposals employing various techniques, and elaborate research objectives and thematic issues;
  • Prepare literature review;
  • Construct appropriate research methodologies, design tools and instrument,
  • Produce quality research report in collaboration with other research fellows,
  • Prepare project evaluation guideline and quality assurance procedures; and evaluate the projects accordingly;
  • Prepare inception, draft and final reports in collaboration with other team members,
  • Develop innovative approaches, in collaboration with other research fellows, such new techniques as may be necessary to achieve the objectives of the research;
  • Demonstrates extraordinary client service by fulfilling all client requirements within the accepted standards of time, cost and quality.
  • Oversees and coordinate various consultancy projects and monitor their effective implementation against the basic parameters of quality, timeline, client
    satisfaction, etc.
  • Represent the organization in workshops and meetings.

    Job Requirements

    Required Qualifications:

  • PhD in Education and related fields, including Economics of Education, Educational Planning and Management, Educational Research and Development, Educational Leadership or other closely related fields.
  • +5 years of research and proposal development experience in educational research and development fields, practically in consultancy services.
  • Previous experiences in educational planning/administration, preferably with international institutions
  • Previous experiences in leading and managing national level large scale studies
    Deep understanding of the Ethiopian education sector and policy environment, acquainted with statistical software for data processing.
  • Excellent publication and in peer-reviewed journals.

    Technical and Other Skills

  • Excellent analytical skills,
  • Proficiency in verbal and written English language,
  • Proficiency in computer skills;
  • Excellent report writing skills in English.
  • Abilities of working in tight environment to make things happen within the deadline
  • Demonstrated success in creating collaborative relationships with various government and non-government organizations,

    How to Apply

    Candidates who are interested and fulfill the requirements shall submit their application/motivation letter along with their updated CV via email at by clearly marking the position title on the subject line OR in person to the following address.

    BDS-Centre for Development Research

    CMC, around 200 meter from St. Michael Church towards Megenagna Road

    In the building where Oromia Cooperative Bank and Lion International Bank is located, 8th floor

    Tel: 0116 47 95 17/0116 479778

    Closing date of application: ten/10/ working days from the date of announcement

    Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

    Please do not send your applications if you have already applied for this post previously.
    Only candidates who are invited for exam and interview will be contacted. No phone calls, please.

    Qualified female applicants are highly encouraged to apply

    BDS Center for Development Research Senior Researcher-Education Jobs in Ethiopia

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