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URGENT EMPLOYMENT VACANCY

CDRI- Cambodia’s leading independent development policy research Institute is seeking applicants for the position of Publishing Officer. S/he is responsible for the overall management of the Publishing Unit and serves as a link between PUB staff and CDRI senior management. One main responsibility is to provide a quality control of the unit outputs including Khmer and English editing and translation, final draft for publishing, and of products delivered by suppliers. Specific responsibilities include the following:

Summary Responsibilities

  1. Provide leadership for PUB: monitor the human resource and take and/or propose measures to solve problems Represent PUB at meetings, conferences
  2. Coordinate and supervise the work of all sections at PUB
  3. Ensure a timely publication of research products
  4. Produce the PUB work plan, implement the plan, update the plan and take and/or propose measures to fulfil the plan
  5. Communicate with other units on support service delivery by PUB
  6. Identity skills needing strengthening and create space for and encourage PUB staff to improve them
  7. Provide a link between PUB staff and CDRI senior management
  8. Strengthen the team spirit and team work at PUB
  9. Do administrative works such as request or give approval for purchase, payment, annual leave, and produce reports.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor degree in English literature and/or media and communication or a related field
  • Very good Khmer writing skill
  • Strong management and leadership skills
  • Good communication and organisational skills
  • Good ability to manage multiple tasks
  • Practical knowledge of computer programs for editing and publishing
  • Good network with publishers, printing houses, editors, interpreters, translators and the media.

For further details about this post and CDRI, please refer to the CDRI website: http://www.cdri.org.kh. Application letter, detailed CV 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 25 September 2017.

 

RESEARCH FELLOW

CDRI – Cambodia’s leading independent development policy research institute is seeking a highly qualified Cambodian national for the position of Research Fellow for the Agriculture (AGR) Unit. This position is based in Phnom Penh but travel and stay in provincial rural communities is required during fieldwork. Click here to JD Research Fellow_AGR_2017

Major Responsibilities:

  • Participate in project planning, budgeting and staffing; lead or take part in the design and development of research projects.
  • Lead or take part in identifying and reviewing relevant literature, provide technical input on methodology and conceptualisation, take part in analysis, write reports, and develop research instruments.
  • Lead fieldwork implementation and data entry, cleaning, and processing; lead or take part in data analysis and write up findings.
  • Develop/participate in proposal writing and submitting.
  • Monitor the quality and quantity of research outputs, read and comment on final outputs; take ownership and responsibility for the dissemination of research findings.
  • Participate in coaching and mentoring research assistants; seek guidance from experts, research advisers, and peers as appropriate.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • A Master’s or other advanced degree (PhD preferred) in agricultural economics and rural development, agribusiness, agro-industry, development economics, or other related fields.
  • At least five years experiences in research-related fields/projects.
  • Proven track record of policy-oriented, socio-economic research, and economic analysis of poverty, agricultural and rural development issues.
  • Experience in developing and submitting proposals.
  • Advanced knowledge of statistics, familiarity with STATA, SPSS or other data management and analytical packages.
  • Willingness to learn and capacity to carry out fieldwork involving in-country travel to rural areas.                                      .

For further details about this post and CDRI, please refer to the CDRI website: http://www.cdri.org.kh.  Application letter, detailed CV, sample publications and list of three professional referees (names, position, e-mail addresses and telephone numbers) must be submitted by 11 September 2017 to the Human Resources and Administration Unit, CDRI, PO Box 622, Phnom Penh, or e-mail: hr@cdri.org.kh.

Only short-listed candidates will be notified.

Enumerator

The Cambodia Development Resource Institute (CDRI), Cambodia’s leading independent development policy research institute, is seeking applicants for the position of Enumerator to interview with individuals selected within household.  Enumerator hence must be certain that the information they are collecting is accurate. S/he needs to check to see that the data is consistent across tables and that all tables in the survey are adequately completed. Enumerator must check over surveys upon completion and sign the survey verifying the accuracy of the survey. Click here to JD- Governance enumerator

Qualifications:

  • Advanced level certificate (university education desired).
  • Some experiences with social researches and surveys.
  • Experience with tablet survey system is an advantage.
  • Good communication skills (both Khmer and English).

Qualified candidates are invited to submit CV and cover letter explained clearly her/his suitability for the position applied for and the proposed daily rates either by bringing a paper copy to CDRI #56, St. 315, Tuol Kork, Phnom Penh or by sending in PDF file to the email address: hr@cdri.org.kh by August 23, 2017. For further details about this post and CDRI, please refer to the CDRI website: http://www.cdri.org.kh

Female applicants are particularly encouraged to apply

Only short-listed candidates will be notified.

ANNOUNCEMENT

INTERN to Economics Research Unit

The Cambodia Development Resource Institute (CDRI) – Cambodia’s leading independent development policy research institute is seeking applicants for the position of Full-time Intern, at the Economics Research Unit. The intern will be exposed to research practice and have the opportunity to learn some research skills.The Intern should be able to work for an eight hours per working day, five days a weekin return for a modest stipend,with specific arrangements to be discussed to fit his/her academic schedule.

 

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Fresh graduated student in the field of economics, development studies or international studies.
  • Good communication skills in Khmer and English, both oral and written.
  • Positive attitude and good team work.
  • Knowledge of office software packages (MS Word, Excel, etc).
  • Willingness to undertake a variety of duties as required by the unit head.

Interested applicants are invited to submit their application to HR and Administration Department via: hr@cdri.org.kh or to CDRI # 56, St 315, Tuol Kork, Phnom Penh, with detailed cover letter and curriculum vitae. Application should reach CDRI by 27 September 2017.

 

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

Only short-listed candidates will be notified.