Verité Research

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Verité Research is an independent multi-disciplinary think tank providing strategic analysis and advice to decision-makers and opinion-formers in Asia. We bring academia’s thoughtfulness, business’s professionalism and civil society’s commitment to the greater good together to create a unique value proposition. Our economics, law and politics groups combine deep experience with cutting-edge analysis to transform leaders’ worldview, strategy and negotiations to create a more truthful, just and good world. 

 

 

Internship – Economics

Verité Research offers its interns an inter-disciplinary research environment and direct exposure to the work and management of the organisation. Successful applicants will acquire experience in research methods, data analysis and communication strategies as well as enhance their knowledge on a wide range of economic and policy issues.

Verité’s Economics team is calling for applications for Research Internships spanning a course of three months.

Core Competencies:

 

  • Fluency in written and spoken English (fluency in Sinhala / Tamil would be an advantage)
  • Competent user of MS Office, particularly MS Excel
  • Good team player, efficient and detail-oriented  

 

Education Requirements:

  • School leaver of demonstrable academic excellence or undergraduate student pursuing a degree in Economics, Statistics, Commerce, Mathematics, Business Administration or Sociology is preferred.
  • Those pursuing qualifications in other educational disciplines requiring writing and management skills may also apply

 

To Apply:

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

 

 

Research Assistant – Economics

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 in-depth knowledge (both theoretical and empirical) in economic research, be up-to-date with current issues, and network with business leaders, policy makers, academics and legislators. This position is also an excellent platform to further one’s higher education and career in research.

Verité’s Economics team is calling for applications for full time Research Assistants.

Core competencies:

 

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

 

Education Requirements:

  • First Class or Second Upper Class Degree in Economics, Commerce, Business Administration, Statistics or Sociology

 

To Apply:

Please send a CV, covering letter and a recent writing sample to work@veriteresearch.org

 

 

 Research Analyst – Economics 

Verité Research offers its Research Analysts 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 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 career in research. 

Verité’s Economics team is calling for applications for full time Research Analysts.

Core Competencies:

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

Education Requirements:

  • Masters in Economics

                         Or

  • Degree in Economics, Commerce, Business Administration or Sociology (First Class or Second Upper class will be an advantage) with at least one year of work experience (research-related experience will be an added advantage)

 

Please state your availability in your application and your preferred start date.

 

To Apply:

Please send a CV, covering letter and a recent writing sample to work@veriteresearch.org


 



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