We are inviting applications for the post of Research Associate/Assistant in the National Finance team. Candidates should have interest in the world of finance and public policy and with a grasp over analysing and interpreting financial data. CFA is an equal opportunity employer, and we encourage all eligible candidates to apply. The Job Description (JD) of the positions is as follows.
To assist in conducting primary research as decided with the research coordinator
To help collect, analyse and interpret data (including financial data) and communicate them to general public after demystification
To help efforts / programs to enhance the capacities of civil society groups and general public on financial matters and policies
To contribute to and publish newsletters, reports, blogs, articles and policy analysis / briefs regularly
To support the campaign work through support research and data analysis
To disseminate information through organising workshops, seminars etc
To help in developing and maintaining good relationships with civil society organisations, and other relevant groups.
To volunteer to causes other than finance and build linkages.
To represent CFA at appropriate forums.
Aptitude for research and fast learner
Ability to work in a team and become a team player
Commitment towards social change
Comfortable with ambiguity
Awareness and sensitivity towards concerns around gender, caste and secular ethos
Self-aware, driven and creative
Masters preferably in Economics
If not, candidates with interest in the world of finance and public policy and with a grasp over analysing and interpreting financial data would also be preferred.
The JD will undergo changes from time to time, in consultation with the employee. To apply please send your CV and other details through filling in this form. (Applications will only be accepted through this form.)
Final offer will depend on education, experience and internal parity. CFA also offers medical and other leave benefits at par with other organisations in the development sector.
Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.
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