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Job Summary

Location: Yangon (with travel when possible) Duration: Fixed Term

  • Minimum Qualification: Bachelor
  • Experience Level: Senior level
  • Experience Length: 3 years

Job Description/Requirements

Project Implementation:

• Coordinate with all team members in the project implementation team

• Oversee all MKEM current research projects

• Provide guidance and mentorship to the more junior project officers at MKEM

• Undertake quality assurance and issue mitigation for ongoing research projects

• Undertake desk-based and primary research for projects;

• Help build a network of key informants and researchers across the country;

• Conduct research field visits to other states and regions when necessary;

• Organise and conduct Focus Group Discussions (FGDs), writing up notes and reports;

• Help to set-up, and conduct interviews with key informants, writing up notes and reports.

• Provide logistical, administrative and financial support as part of the project team;

• Ensure quality of project implementation, making trips to the field when necessary;

• Communicate with clients to ensure that projects are implemented efficiently;

• Edit reports from external consultants;

• Manage contracts and payment matters with consultants;

UBusiness Development:

• Assisting in developing and writing methodologies for proposals

• Communicating with external consultants in English and Burmese to ensure their participation and to gather

all inputs required for proposals;

UOther Miscellaneous Tasks:

• Interpreting and translating (if possible) documents between English and Burmese;

• Assisting with training and other workshops where needed; and other adhoc tasks assigned by Management


Qualification and Requirements:

• At least 3-5 years of experience in the development sector.

• Experience conducting fieldwork and survey/household survey/monitoring and evaluation research.

• Demonstrable experience managing and coordinating multiple research projects

• Minimum Bachelor’s Degree, preferably a Master’s in relevant discipline

• Excellent oral and written communication skills in English and Burmese;

• High level of computer literacy (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Email);

• Ability and willingness to travel frequently within the country, when the situation allows

• Ability and willingness to interact with external clients and international donor agencies.

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