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The application deadline is extended to Monday, 22 August 2022 at 11.59pm. Click here to apply →

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About the Research Assistant Internship Role

Role Type: Full time, 6-month internship

Start Date: 5 September 2022

Location: Nairobi, Kenya – hybrid

Start Date: Planned to report on 5 September 2022

Reports to: primarily to the Project Coordinator and secondary to the Chief Innovation and Research Officer (CINRO)

Qualifications

  • Bachelor degree in a relevant field
  • Less than 1 year of work experience
  • Excellent proficiency in Business English – both written and spoken

Successful Skills and Traits

  • Quick-learner, entrepreneurial, thrives in quick-paced environments, ready to ask questions
  • Highly organized, punctual and diligent
  • Passion for research, curious, well-read in economics topics
  • Ability to identify relevant information and synthesize large volumes of reading materials
  • Strong writing skills in Business English, precise and concise use of language

Primary Responsibilities

  • Perform desktop research to support the needs of the organization and its various departments, in line with the instructions provided.
  • Provide other types of research support, e.g. enumeration, simple statistical analysis, etc.
  • Deliver well-written and concise summaries of findings.
  • Support the team with proof-reading and editing, where required.
  • Pursue self-initiated projects, beneficial to the company.

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The application deadline is extended to Monday, 22 August 2022 at 11.59pm. Click here to apply →