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Research Assistants


Verité Research offers its Research Assistants an inter-disciplinary research environment and direct exposure to the work and management of the organisation. Successful applicants will be given the opportunity to acquire an in-depth knowledge (both theoretical and empirical) in economic research, be up-to-date with current issues, and have the opportunity to work with multiple stakeholders e.g. business leaders, policy makers, academics and legislators. This position is also an excellent platform to further one’s higher education and career in research.

 

Economics and Politics

 

Core Competencies:

 

  • Fluency in written and spoken English (fluency in Sinhala/Tamil would be an added advantage)
  • Good writing, analytical and communication skills
  • Competency with MS Office 
  • Good team player
  • Professional, organised and detail-oriented
  • Efficient at multi-tasking and time management
  • Takes initiative
  • Keen to learn and take on challenges

 

Educational Requirements:

  • First Class or Second-Upper Degree in a field of social science.

Deadline: 31st May 2017

 

 

Media (English, Sinhala/Tamil)


Core Competencies:

  • Fluency in written and spoken English (Fluency in Sinhala and/or Tamil would be an added advantage)
  • Excellent analytical and writing skills
  • Previous experience in research would be an added advantage
  • Competent user of MS Office, particularly MS Word
  • Good team player, efficient and detail-oriented  
  • The ability to work under tight deadlines

 

Education Requirements:

  • Undergraduate student/graduate in the Arts stream
  • Those pursuing qualifications in other educational disciplines requiring writing and management skills may also apply

 

Deadline: 31st May 2017

 

Media (Sinhala & English)


Core Competencies:

  • Fluency in  written and spoken Sinhala (Fluency in English would be an added advantage)
  • Excellent analytical and writing skills
  • Previous experience in research would be an added advantage
  • Competent user of MS Office, particularly MS Word
  • Good team player, efficient and detail-oriented  
  • The ability to work independently and under tight deadlines

 

Education Requirements:

  • Undergraduate student/graduate in the Arts stream
  • Those pursuing qualifications in other educational disciplines requiring writing and management skills may also apply

Deadline: 31st May 2017


Media (Tamil & English)

 

Core Competencies:

  • Fluency in written and spoken English and Tamil. 
  • Excellent analytical skills
  • Excellent in translation from Tamil to English
  • Competent user of MS Office, particularly MS Word
  • Good team player, efficient and detail-oriented  
  • The ability to work under tight deadlines
  • Understanding and knowledge of current affairs

Education Requirements:

  • Degree holder/undergraduates in English Literature/social sciences
  • Those pursuing qualifications in other educational disciplines requiring writing and management skills may also apply

Deadline: 31st May 2017 

 

To Apply:

Please send a CV and a covering letter to work@veriteresearch.org

 

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