Research Assistant – VSO Uganda

February 21, 2023

Job Title: Research Assistant (Inclusive and Resilient Education – Voluntary Service Overseas)

Organization: VSO Uganda

Duration: 2 months

Duty Station: Kampala


Roles and responsibilities

  • As part of the VSO’s Knowledge, Evidence and Learning team you will support research activities including translation, data collection, collation, interviewing, and facilitation of focus group discussions, data analysis and report writing.


Minimum Qualifications

  • Relevant degree in social science/development studies or related subject. Experience in education domain and livelihoods domain are desired
  • Undertaking quantitative and qualitative research and assessment exercises; knowledge and experience of using mixed methods will be an advantage.
  • User experience in quantitative and qualitative data analysis through use of relevant analysis software packages.
  • Comparative analysis, report-writing, and presentation skills
  • Good command of written and spoken English and working knowledge of at least two of the following local languages: Arabic, Acholi, Kakwa/Kuku and Lugbabra/Aringa (interviews and field work shall be in English).
  • Good communication skills and ability to work in a team.
  • Willingness to travel to remote areas and willingness to work flexibly as required.
  • Respect and commitment to volunteering for development as VSO’s core development methodology.
  • Minimum Years of Experience: 2 years


How to apply

Interested applicants should submit their applications online via the link below:


Application deadline: 24th Feb 2023 at 5:00 pm.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.

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