Research Officer CRPD (707)

Hours per week: 35, Full time (1.0 FTE)
Contract type: Fixed Term for 6 months

We are seeking to recruit a highly-motivated Research Officer to join the core Centre for Rising Powers and Global Development (CRPD) team. The successful candidate will support the evolving programme of research, teaching and policy engagement work being carried out by both IDS-based and overseas partner researchers under CRPD.

The Research Officer will report to the Centre Director, and work closely with the Programme Manager. Working as a member of a supportive team, the post holder will also need the ability and initiative to work autonomously, sometimes with minimal supervision, to play a key role in developing CRPD's publications and events and to facilitate effective communication with researchers based in the BRICS countries as well as with the wider programme network.

Salary: £24,788 - £37,024 per annum, pro rata (depending on experience) at the IDS grade 6 range.
Closing: Wednesday 16th March 2016, 10am UK time.
Interview: Week of 21st March 2016

OFFICIAL APPLICATION FORMSONLY, CVs are not accepted.

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