Africa’s Voices is hoping to contract 2-4 Somali-speaking Research Assistants who desires to identity some portion of our developing groups dealing with research and native engagement in Somalia.
Application Deadline: fifteenth March 2017, with meetings twentieth 23rd March
Begin Date: 27th March 2017 (adaptable)
To be taken at (nation): Nairobi, Kenya and Cambridge, UK
About the Award: Key assignments of the Research Assistants will incorporate examination and marking of Somali dialect SMS information on various subjects (counting wellbeing, sex, sustenance and WASH), with an attention on giving knowledge into the social setting and etymological subtleties found in computerized discussions. They will likewise help the exploration group in the outline, execution, administration and revealing of activities in Somalia.
Sort: 3-month consultancy contract (low maintenance and full-time openings) with conceivable outcomes of expansion to one-year contract
A finished BA degree in an important sociologies train, (for example, sociology, political science, public health, or social psychology)
Fantastic Somali dialect abilities, with comprehension of local varieties and tongues inside Somalia exceedingly attractive
Involvement in subjective research strategies, for example, content investigation, topical analysis,and grounded hypothesis
Demonstrated capacity to perform undertakings for tight due dates and under weight
Familiarity with composed and communicated in English
Learning/background of wellbeing correspondences OR popular supposition OR crisis reaction
Involvement in English-Somali interpretation for recipients in Somalia
Encounter/capabilities in venture administration, plan and execution
Familiarity with Swahili and Sheng.
Number of Awardees: 2 to 4
Estimation of Program: Paid
Length of Program: 3 months
The most effective method to Apply: To apply, please transfer your CV by means of the Program Webpage connect underneath by fifteenth March. We will keep the opportunity open if an appropriate applicant has not been found.
For any inquiries, please contact Partha Moman, firstname.lastname@example.org
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Grant Provider: Africa’s Voices