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Research Assistant – Corruption Measurement Tools

Application Closing Date - 01 Dec 2019

Job Start Date - As soon as possible

Duration - Until December 2020, with the possibility of extension

Location - Berlin, Germany

Transparency International (TI) is the global civil society organisation leading the fight against corruption. In collaboration with more than 100 chapters worldwide and an international secretariat in Berlin, Germany, TI raises awareness of the damaging effects of corruption and works with partners in government, business and civil society to develop and implement effective measures to tackle it.

The Research team supports the achievement of the TI movement’s goals through the delivery of global research products and by developing new, cutting-edge research approaches. We are seeking a Research Assistant to support the delivery of the most well-known of TI’s global research tools – the Corruption Perceptions Index (CPI) and the Global Corruption Barometer (GCB). The Research Assistant will be responsible for providing general support to the implementation of these research projects and provide general administrative assistance to the global measurement tools team’s daily operations. The Research Assistant will also provide support to colleagues in order to implement other research projects and contribute to a variety of administrative and organisational tasks as requested by the Team Manager.

The Research Assistant will be involved with the entire GCB and CPI project cycles, from fundraising, through to project development, implementation of activities and final reporting. Through the involvement with the entire project cycle, the Research Assistant will gain valuable programmatic, thematic and methodological insights.

Main function: Assistance in the implementation of various research projects.
Starting date: As soon as possible
Duration: Until December 2020, with the possibility of extension
Location: TI-Secretariat (TI-S), Berlin/Germany

Responsibilities:  

Knowledge, experience and skills: 

To apply: 

Qualified candidates should submit, preferably via email, a cover letter (mentioning also the source of the application) and CV in English (in one pdf-file) to:

ResearchAssistantJob@transparency.org

Deadline for applications is Sunday, 1 December 2019.

Please note that only short-listed candidates will be contacted and that due to the high volume of applications it is unfortunately not possible to provide individual feedback.

To learn more about Transparency International, visit our website at www.transparency.org

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