CUTS Global (Accra Ghana) is registered civil modern society and non-gain firm doing the job in the areas of consumer safety, trade, and advancement, financial regulation and investment, level of competition coverage and regulation as nicely as governance. Proven in 1983 as a voice of the inadequate to express their developmental wants and aspirations, CUTS International (www.cuts-worldwide.org) is a main Southern voice and experience of client empowerment through its rights-centered technique and activities for influencing the procedure and articles of inclusive development and progress. CUTS has places of work in Geneva, Nairobi, Accra, Lusaka, Hanoi, Jaipur and Delhi.
Position Title: Trade Plan/Trade Economist/Researcher (Intern)
CUTS is a non-financial gain research and advocacy public policy assume tank based in Accra with mandates to the ECOWAS location (www.cuts-accra.org ). CUTS work in the spots of international trade and improvement, purchaser defense and client security, governance, level of competition, investment, and financial Regulation. CUTS has distinguished itself about the yrs as an business that is enabled to engage the grassroots, policymakers and non-point out actors. CUTS necessitates a person intern to support in the places of investigation. The internship position is non-paid. Nevertheless, interns shall be presented with a regular monthly stipend.
Essential Duties and Obligations:
Vital Responsibilities of the Research Assistants would incorporate but not limited to:
- Enterprise literature evaluate, investigation of details, and writing exploration experiences
- Writing plan briefs
- Networking with researchers/research institutions for controlling study
- Writing proposals
Needed Techniques or Encounter
The candidate need to be a Masters in Economics/Development from an institute of superior repute. Candidates with yrs of encounter ideally in the spot of Trade, Progress, Level of competition, Investments, Governance, Current market Investigate, policy & advocacy, owning management qualities will be most well-liked.
- Fantastic verbal and written conversation skills, together with the potential to efficiently converse with interior and external purchasers
- Excellent computer system proficiency (MS Office – Phrase, Excel, PowerPoint)
- Capability to use Excel, SPSS, STATA to examine significant info sets
- Ought to be able to operate less than stress and fulfill deadlines, while preserving a positive frame of mind and furnishing exemplary service
- Potential to get the job done independently and to carry out assignments to completion inside parameters of recommendations supplied recommended routines, and normal recognized practices
How to Use
The deadline for the application is Friday 26th July 2019. Utilize with i) Thorough CV, ii) 2 References iii) Tender copies of any posted is effective iv). Go over letter of 400 words expressing the desire of software iv. An essay of 800 -1000 phrases on “The Importance of AfCFTA in the Attainment of SDGs”. The software need to be emailed to [email protected] not later than Friday 26th July 2019.
CUTS Intercontinental Accra GHANA Workplace: Asafoatse Oman Street, Kokomlemle), P.O. BOX AN 6156, Accra, Ghana, Email: [email protected]
NB: Software with out the essay and a address letter will be turned down.
CUTS is an equivalent opportunity firm and females candidates are inspired to implement