UNDP Research Fellow Jobs 2024 – Ethiopia NGO Jobs

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UNDP Research Fellow Jobs 2024 – Ethiopia NGO Jobs.

UNDP Ethiopia looking for “Research Fellow”.

Applicants with a Master’s Degree may apply on or before 28th March, 2024.

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) is a United Nations agency tasked with helping countries eliminate poverty and achieve sustainable economic growth and human development. The UNDP emphasizes developing local capacity towards long-term self-sufficiency and prosperity. Based at United Nations Headquarters in New York City, it is the largest UN development aid agency, with offices in 177 countries. The UNDP is funded entirely by voluntary contributions from UN member states.

The UNDP has published a job vacancy announcement on 14th March, 2024 for qualified Ethiopians to fill in the vacant post of Research Fellow to be based in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

UNDP Job Vacancy 2024

Duties and Responsibilities:

The Fellow will assist in the following duties and responsibilities:

  • Publish research papers in the above stated theme, policy briefs and blogs as required in the theme of the research.
  • Conduct field research at the federal and sub-federal (regional, zonal, woreda, kebele) levels as deemed necessary.
  • Organize and lead research-in-progress seminars (peer review panels) and presentations for wide-ranging audiences including the CO, other UN agencies, federal and regional government authorities, and development partners.
  • Link the research product with required policy advice and technical support to relevant programme teams.
  • Attend internal and external meetings and events as required by DPRH and relevant programme teams.
  • Help organize and participate in DPRH’s annual development conference.
  • Undertake training and capacity-building courses focused on building research and professional skills as required.
  • Exceptional research, qualitative and quantitative analytical skills supported by a track record of publications.
  • Highly motivated and self-directed, capable of managing workload effectively deliver required deadlines and quality including whilst working remotely.
  • Effective team player that demonstrates commitment to UNDP values and displays cultural sensitivity and adaptability.
  • Good communication and inter-personal skills with the ability to communicate and interact with stakeholders at all levels and to work effectively with a wide range of constituencies in a diverse setting.

Position in Organization:

  • Research Fellow
  • Location : Addis Ababa, ETHIOPIA
  • Application Deadline : 28-Mar-23 (Midnight New York, USA)
  • Time left : 14d 22h 56m
  • Type of Contract : Other
  • Post Level : Other
  • Languages Required : English
  • Duration of Initial Contract : 6 months

Minimum Requirement:


  • A minimum of a master’s degree or equivalent in economics, development studies, or related disciplines is required.
    Preference will be given to recent graduates who completed their degrees within the last six years; three years for candidates with PhDs.


  • Minimum five years of professional work experience conducting research on Ethiopian development issues, preferably related to manufacturing (industry) and the private sector is required.
  • Experience in designing and conducting primary research.
  • Experience in formulating and implementing development policies and strategies is an asset.

Language Requirement:

  • Fluency in written and spoken English.

How to Apply UNDP Research Fellow Jobs 2024

Note: Before you apply, please download (link is given below) the full advertisement and read it carefully.

Then to apply, go to https://jobs.undp.org/cj_view_job.cfm?cur_job_id=115660

The Closing Date: 28th March, 2024.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.

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