With over 70 years of experience, our focus is on helping the most vulnerable children overcome poverty and experience fullness of life. We help children of all backgrounds, even in the most dangerous places, inspired by our Christian faith.
Come join our 34,000+ staff working in nearly 100 countries and share the joy of transforming vulnerable children’s life stories!
Here’s where you come in:
As the Partnership Senior Researcher, you will lead the creation and realization of the Partnership Research Approach with its new Go-No Go mechanism enabling World Vision (WV) to prioritize and invest efforts in new research strategically in full consideration of the internal and external research priorities and gaps.
You will be responsible to develop multi-year research plans, work closely with the Field Offices and Support Offices to identify top priority research themes in consideration their external engagement plans to ensure that any new research is designed in full consideration of its target audience and respective needs to bring full added value. You will be expected to independently develop quantitative or mixed methods research designs, develop data collection tools, analyse collected data, develop research reports as well as help with the development of various research-based materials to demonstrate WV’s unique value preposition. It will be critically important to ensure a due balance in generating learning across fragile/Disaster Management to development contexts and programming to manifest WV’s richness in contributing to well-being of children.
- MA or equivalent in Social Sciences, Development Studies, Humanitarian Assistance or any related field
- At least 7 years of proven experience in independent research
- At least 5 years of proven experience of leading quantitative and mixed methods research
- Proven experience of building collaborative relationships
- Proven record of quality research proposal development complemented with a high win rate
- Effective in written and verbal communication in English
Is this the job for you?
Find the full responsibilities and requirements for this position and apply online by the application deadline of 21 MARCH 2023.
World Vision is dedicated to our team members’ development and their success. We aspire for all employees to be fulfilled through their work and their contributions to an organisation working to provide long-term sustainable solutions to the world’s most vulnerable people.
About the Organization
The World Vision Partnership is a global community of people passionately committed to improving the lives and futures of the world’s most vulnerable children.
We believe that every child is a precious gift to the entire world and that their well-being concerns us all. We will not rest while children suffer in situations that can be changed. We are looking for people who share our beliefs and our passion.
Our vision for every child, life in all its fullness. Our prayer for every heart, the will to make it so.