The Silk Route Training and Research Organization (SRTRO) is a not-for-profit and non-governmental organization. The main motives behind the creation of the SRTRO are to influence policies, evaluate programs, and increase the capacity of professionals for making development activities responsive to local needs.
The SRTRO is now accepting applications for the position of Gender Research Team Leader for a baseline study related to gender and status of women.
This candidate will be a development professional, who will be responsible for:
The candidate will have at least a Master‘s Degree in a relevant field and at least 6 years of international development project management or other relevant experience -OR- a bachelor‘s degree with 12 years of international development project management or other relevant experience. S/he must have demonstrated success in developing optimal mechanisms and methodologies for quality assessments and baseline studies. Experience in the unique demands of conducting social and economic research in complex, post-conflict, culturally diverse settings is required. Experience with conducting research on women and women's issues, particularly in Afghanistan, is preferred. The candidate will have experience working on gender related issues and gender programming in Afghanistan or a similar environment.
S/he will have excellent reporting, writing, and presentation skills and be familiar with standard business IT applications and statistical methods. Fluent English and fluent Dari and/or Pashto language skills are required. Knowledge of donor regulations and procedures as well as work experience in post-conflict countries is preferred.
The applicants are requested to send their applications enclosed with their updated resume to the following email addresses no later than Sep 14, 2013.
Only qualified candidates will be shortlisted and contacted.
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