Save the Children Research Specialist Jobs in South Sudan

Save the Children Research Specialist Jobs in South Sudan

Research Specialist

  • The Research Specialist will provide leadership in appraising country program evidence and learning needs and in implementing a Country Office evidence and learning agenda.

  • The Research Specialist will work with Thematic Advisors to develop priority learning agenda and implement in the next 6 months. Using operational and empirical approaches to research and evaluation, the Research Specialist will ensure a deep dive into programmes and their relationship with community dynamics to determine and document impact at individual, community and structural levels. He/she will ensure that learning from Research and Evaluation is used to improve program quality, inform evidence based program design, drive innovation, and inform policy and advocacy work in both the humanitarian and development sectors to deepen the impact of our work on children's lives. He / She will work with the Head of MEAL to execute the learning agenda, as well as establish linkages with that can position SSD Country Office as a research partner of choice.


  • Master's Degree in Social Sciences, Economics, International Development or related field required.

  • 10 plus years' experience in designing and implementing rigorous research and evaluation and demonstrated success in developing and implementing a
    research agenda.

  • Knowledge and demonstrated experience of designing and managing high level researches and evaluations.

  • Extensive experience in analyzing the situation of children using the child rights programming/ principles framework.

  • Demonstrated ability to think critically, strategically and analyze complex information and offer creative, practical and effective solutions.

  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills, and an ability to produce and disseminate research and evaluation outputs to variety of audiences using effective approaches.

  • Willing and able to travel to South Sudan to support field.

  • High level of fluency in English, both verbal and written, required.

  • Commitment to Save the Children International values.

    How to Apply

  • For more information and job application details, see; Save the Children Research Specialist Jobs in South Sudan

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