The Policy Research Institute of Bangladesh (PRI) is a not-for-profit non-political institution that focuses on core development policy issues of relevance to the Bangladeshi economy. It provides a range of services including conducting policy research; technical assistance to the government on a range of policy issues; dissemination and outreach through workshops, seminars, mass media publications and interaction with the electronic media; partnerships with leading regional and international institutions; and selected training programs. Clients include the government, private sector, development partners, and the civil society. In all the tasks it undertakes, the main emphasis is on quality and relevance.
PRI is looking for a young economist with strong background in macroeconomics and quantitative skills to work as a Research Associate in its research wing on a full time basis. Interested candidates must have a Masters degree in economics (with at least one first class in Honors or Masters) from Dhaka University or bachelors degree from any university in North America, Europe, or Australia. The selected candidate will have demonstrated good communication skills, especially in writing, with strong proficiency in MS Office software (i.e. MS Word, MS Excel, MS PowerPoint, and MS Access), and will be a flexible and reliable team player.
In addition to competitive salary, PRI offers an impeccable work environment that promotes learning and knowledge sharing.
Please send in your application along with a colored photograph and detail CV addressed to the following address or Email link.
Office Manager Syed Md Nazim, Policy Research Institute,
Express House, Plot 16 (4th Floor), Road 10/A, Block H, Banani, Dhaka - 1213
Electronic submissions recommended. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.
Application Deadline: March 25, 2012