Research Trainee

  • Full Time
  • Lusaka, Zambia
  • Applications have closed

Website MarcTina Consultancy Ltd

Company Background

MarcTina Consultancy is a company offering consultancy services across multiple industries and sectors, in various countries (UK, Kenya, Zambia).

Job Purpose:

A highly motivated and qualified individual willing to learn and grow within the firm with outstanding research, oral and writing skills. As an ideal candidate, you  would be a new graduate with a rock-solid technical foundation in research, and you enjoy pushing yourself to attaining high performance and productivity.  You excel in solving problems using clear, strategic, and creative thinking. You have a strong social acumen, and are excited about the opportunity to start a career in research and to broaden, deepen, and manage meaningful relationships within a team, with clients and partners across the public and private sector

Key Skills:

  • Excellent working knowledge of mixed method approaches of research
  • Strong organization and project management skills, and the ability to effectively manage projects and tasks end to end, in a prompt manner.
  • Demonstrated proficiency in Stata, Survey CTO, KoboTool and experience with data collection, management, and data cleaning tools and techniques
  • Good working knowledge of SPSS, NVIO, Python, Excel and other relevant data collection and analysis softwares.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills, ability to write high level reports and proposals across various sectors.
  • Strategic and analytical thinking, who is able to make key decisions and solve problems.
  • Articulate and attention to detail.
  • Self-starter able to work with own initiative, be proactive, and meet tight deadlines.
  • Good IT skills (Microsoft/Google suites, CRM solutions)

Qualifications

  • A University Degree in demography, social sciences and law
  • A minimal of 2 years of work experience.

* Legitimate employers do not ask for payment. Find out more at safe job search tips.