Economic Researcher

Vacancy Number:6
Title: Economic Researcher
Category:Business Development Research
Duration:12 Months
Exp.: 2020-01-31-(3 Weeks From now)
Jobs no:1
Salary:As per the company salary scale


Organization: Muslim Hands International | About Muslim Hands International
City: Baghlan, Faryab, Herat, Kandahar, Khost, Kunar, Kunduz, Laghman, Nangarhar, Nuristan, Takhar
Country: AF


Education:University Degree in related field
Work Experience:5 Experience in Economics. Years

Job description:

Make sure the project activities are in track and to prevent any possible scope creep in the project’s implementation

Get the tools and research methodologies from the chief economist and conduct the field research for baseline economic assessment

Collecting and financial and business-related socioeconomic data in the urban areas for highlighting the best location for business formation

Conducting surveys and utilizing various sampling techniques.

Conduct a literature review and highlight the conducted researches in the field related to the research topic

Analyzing market and highlight most impactful businesses in the urban areas with special consideration to the market trends

Communicating data in the form of presentations technical reports and non-technical reports.

Communicating economic data in accessible ways.

Provide data collection report to the chief economist including findings and recommendations for the betterment.


Required Skills

Good listener to collect the real data in the real-time

High proficiency level and knowledge of businesses in urban areas and business development

Good reporting skills including quantitative and qualitative analysis

Analytical mindset and good problem-solving skills.

Good organizational skills.

Outstanding written and verbal communication.

Excellent interpersonal skills.

Attention to detail.

Have a strong understanding of economic development assessments and urban development through empowering the potential business ideas owners for starting their businesses




Job requirements

At least a bachelors in Economics from a reputable university. Masters will be preferred.

At least 5 years of experience in economic researches.

Sound knowledge of Urban Development Research and Economic Development.

Sound knowledge in the data collection process and data analysis.

Sound knowledge in using data collection tools and methods

Good command in reporting and presenting the research findings and providing recommendations.

Familiarity with urban development and returnees’ affairs will be a plus point

Fluent English is required.

Duties & Responsibilities

To collect primary and secondary data about the formation and expansion of businesses in urban areas.

Submission Guideline

If you meet the above requirements we are encouraging you to apply for this position. Please send us your CV along with a cover letter highlighting your comparative advantages for the position via email ( [email protected] ).

Please make sure that your email includes the vacancy reference number and the applied position as the subject line.

Only the candidates who are meeting the requirements of the position will be shortlisted and notified.

Email: [email protected]