Deadline: 1 October 2016
Positions – Short Term
The Interns will carry out research and contribute to policy intelligence and co-ordination in AFRODAD.
Description of the tasks and operations
The incumbents shall be responsible for: Conducting desk and field research; Producing policy reports and briefs; Facilitating advocacy processes, including organising events, conferences, meetings and seminars; Carrying out general and corporate responsibilities including responding to enquiries from other stakeholders concerning their portfolio; In co-ordination with the Policy Analysts providing technical support to partners in Zimbabwe and the region
Required qualification and skills
A first degree in economics or development studies, together similar research experience will be added advantage; Superior computer and data analysis skills; High analytical and reasoning skills; Ability to conduct with competence research in both qualitative and quantitative methods; Excellent interpersonal communication and teamwork skills; Excellent written English skills and experience with drafting documents, such as memos, letters, project plans and reports; Flexibility and ability to work in fast-paced environment, with frequent change; Additional language skills (preferably French) are an added advantage
Please send your application via email to: firstname.lastname@example.org