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CfA: Researcher(s) on Governance [Deadline| 17 November 2019]

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RESEARCHER(S) ON GOVERNANCE

The Institute for Democracy and Mediation (IDM), a think tank policy institute based in Tirana, Albania, is looking for Researcher(s) on Governance.

The successful candidate(s) will join IDM team and will be offered a renewable one-year contract with a competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience. The position is open to applicants with experience in policy research and relevant academic background in the areas such as integrity, anticorruption, and/or organized crime.

Responsibilities:

  • Design and implementation of research activities in the areas of good governance, integrity, anticorruption and rule of law.
  • Produce analytical products and prepare policy papers/briefs on issues related to good governance, integrity, anticorruption and rule of law.
  • Carry out other ad-hoc duties as requested.

Eligibility

The successful candidate(s) must meet the following requirements:

  • Advanced studies (Master’s Degree) in law, political sciences or other relevant studies related to good governance, integrity, anticorruption and rule of law.
  • Two year experience with policy research in at least one of the areas of the relevant fields.
  • Ability to design and conduct independent research.
  • Excellent knowledge of both English and Albanian.
  • Outstanding writing skills.

Remuneration

Competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Application

Interested applicants must submit the following documents:

  • Cover letter (Expression of interest);
  • Updated CV with two reference contacts;
  • An analytical writing sample of an analytical / research / policy product.

Please send your application via email: info@idmalbania.org

Deadline: 17 November 2019

NB: Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.