Deadline: 31 May 22

Position: Research Associate/Fellow

Centre for Development Economics and Trade

Employment Type: Full-time
Salary: ~
Application Deadline: 31 May 22
Days left: 9 days

CDRI—Cambodia’s leading independent development policy research institute, is seeking ambitious and highly qualified Cambodian national researcher for the position of Research Associate/Fellow to be based at the Centre for Development Economics and Trade.

Major responsibilities:

  • Lead, design and implement research projects
  • Review relevant literature, provide technical input on methodology and conceptualisation 
  • Take part in data analysis and report writing 
  • Lead or take part in writing proposals for funding 
  • Lead the implementation of field work and data management (dat entry and cleaning)
  • Participate in coaching and mentoring of junior researchers
  • Monitor progress and quality of research outputs
  • Read and comment on final outputs, take ownership and responsibility for dissemination of research findings
  • Participate in project planning, budgeting and staffing of the centre
  • Take part in networking and consultation with all relevant partners, including the government counterparts, NGOs, donor agencies and other research institutions in and outside Cambodia. 

Minimum qualifications:

  • Postgraduate degree in development economics with a focus on trade/international economics. MA/PhD or equivalent is preferred, and female applicants are encouraged to apply
  • Sound analytical grasp of social development issues affecting Cambodia and the region
  • Demonstrated record in publication using quantitative research design
  • Experience in using statistical software (e.g., Stata, R, SPSS) to manage complex data and to conduct quantitative analysis
  • Comprehensive understanding of socioeconomic and trade development in Cambodia and the region
  • Demonstrated management ability, strong organizational skills, and experience working with and motivating a team
  • Strong communication skills, experience in mentoring, and commitment to professional development of researchers
  • Demonstrated experience in multi-stakeholder policy and research coordination
  • Experience in research grant proposal writing is a plus
  • Excellent communication skills in English and Khmer, both oral and written.

Application letter, detailed CV, sample publications and list of three professional referees (names, post and e-mail addresses and telephone numbers) must be received by the HR and Administration Unit, CDRI, P.O. Box 622, Phnom Penh Cambodia, or e-mail: hr@cdri.org.kh by 31 May 2022. 

Female applicants are particularly encouraged to apply. Only short-listed candidates will be notified.

CDET-Research Fellow or Associate
Deadline: 12 Jun 22

Position: Communication and Design Intern

Cambodia Development Resource Institute

Employment Type: Full-time
Salary: ~
Application Deadline: 12 Jun 22
Days left: 21 days

Cambodia Development Resource Institute (CDRI)-Cambodia's leading independent development policy research institute, is seeking a full time Communication and Design Intern to help carry out communication and design work at CDRI. 

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Assist Communication Officer in developing effective communications strategies;
  • Write effective and professional social media content; 
  • Produce printed and digital marketing works to distribute to the public and share on CDRI's social media platforms and website; 
  • Regularly manage CDRI's social media platforms and website; 
  • Study and monitor recent marketing campaigns and tools; 
  • Plan, write and manage monthly and quarterly newsletter; 
  • Assist with general administrative tasks as needed. 

Qualifications and requirements

  • Undergraduate or graduate student in communications, marketing, advertising, digital media, graphic design, journalism, public relations, or related field; 
  • Planning, marketing content drafting, graphic designing, social media management and coordination; 
  • Strong interpersonal skills; 
  • Some experiences with managing social media platforms (Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube etc.); 
  • Excellent on Microsoft Office and at least intermediate on Adobe InDesign, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Canva, Prezi, and other related designing and editing software; and 
  • Excellent in Khmer and English writing and communication skills. 

Interested applicants are invited to submit Curriculum Vitae, artwork portfolio and a cover letter stating motivation and qualification to HR and Administrative Department of CDRI via hr@cdri.org.kh or via hard copy at CDRI office address: #56, Street 315, Toul Kork, Phnom Penh. Deadline for application is 12 June 2022. 

Female applicants and applicants with disabilities are particularly encouraged to apply.

Only short-listed candidates will be notified.