Senior Research Associate
The DataSense team at iSocial is recruiting a Senior Research Associate, who will be interested in pursuing an intellectually challenging and impactful career in academic and/or action research. The position demands academic rigor, commitment, charisma and creativity.
Launched in 2016, Infolady Social Enterprise Limited (iSocial) is a for-profit social enterprise with the core idea of connecting B2B actors with the bottom of the pyramid (BoP) population with a market-based approach, as well as empowering Bangladeshi men and women to become entrepreneurs, challenging traditional gender roles. In this process, iSocial is creating evidence for action, based on state-of-the-art data analytics.
DataSense is the business intelligence and research unit at iSocial, providing various modes of research and management consulting services. With an interest in promoting BoP growth, this unit conducts systems research, policy analysis, data collection, data curation, data analytics for operations management, and empirical intelligence generation to simplify executive and policy decision-making. This has driven DataSense to become a team of professionals from various disciplines, educated and trained in Bangladesh and abroad. The research team works out of Bangladesh, the UK, and the USA.
In its journey so far, DataSense at iSocial has served national and international agencies with analytical works and data-driven policy making.
The Senior Research Associate will support the research team to design and implement original research on DataSense’s various internal and external projects, which pertain to a broad variety of domains including governance, labour migration, digital economy, international trade, entrepreneurship, bottom of the pyramid ecosystems, etc. The core responsibilities of the Senior Research Associate will include:
2. Business Development:
KEY REQUIREMENTS AND SKILLSET
Minimum 2 years of relevant experience.
Full-time, Sunday through Thursday.
Hybrid modality (mixture of in-person and remote-based office), depending on the nature of work.
The selected candidate will be offered a competitive compensation package.
Interested individuals are advised to apply through this link: https://ee.humanitarianresponse.info/x/ogHDkQ9p
September 24, 2022