Senior Research Analyst
We invite qualified candidates to send a resume and cover letter to: [email protected]. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.
About Us: Triangle is dedicated to bridging the gap between policy making, empirical research, and the media to yield enduring outcomes for our clients, create a fulfilling environment for our team, and make a positive impact on the communities where we operate. By merging empirical inquiry with effective communication, Triangle develops clear, concise, and evidence-based solutions for the organizations we collaborate with. Through this holistic approach, Triangle strives to shift the ownership of decision-making, enabling people to have a more significant influence on the policy and development that shape their lives.
As an expanding organization, we are on the hunt for highly driven individuals who can contribute their expertise, ambition, and innovative project ideas to enhance our mission. Our work environment is multilingual and highly collaborative, with staff dispersed across multiple time zones and countries. Therefore, we seek colleagues capable of independently managing projects and delivering exceptional results. In exchange, we provide unusual autonomy and growth opportunities. If this environment aligns with what you've been seeking, we would be delighted to hear from you.
Position Summary: The Senior Research Analyst is tasked with generating qualitative and quantitative research outputs, coordinating, implementing, and monitoring research activities under the guidance of Triangle directors and/or team leaders. Additionally, the Senior Research Analyst will coordinate research activities with various team members, managing people against outputs to ensure the successful completion of projects from inception to field, analysis, report writing, presentation and dissemination.
Location: Beirut, Lebanon with occasional travel and flexible work arrangements. Home-based options or remote working are options for highly qualified individuals or those with particular circumstances.
Reports to: Triangle Directors and/or Team Leaders
Duties and Responsibilities:
• Conduct qualitative research, including key informant interviews, focus groups, and literature reviews.
• Perform analysis of manipulated quantitative data and integrate findings with qualitative research outputs.
• Support Triangle directors and/or team leaders in research analysis, presentations, and report writing.
• Aid the Triangle business development team with proposal conceptualization and write-ups.
• Assist Triangle directors, team leaders, and business development teams in conceptualizing methodological frameworks, implementation strategies, and project coordination.
• Maintain project files, tracking, and related documentation against work plans and project developments.
• Participate in meetings with partners and monitor project progress through minute sheets, Gantt Chart tracking, and coordination with field officers.
• Communicate via Skype, email, and phone with field staff, consultants, clients, and partners.
• Exceptional verbal, written, analytical, and organizational skills.
• High emotional intelligence, flexibility, and ability to thrive in a fast-paced setting.
• Experience as a collaborative and constructive team member.
• Complete Fluency in English (reading, writing, and speaking), with proven (published) writing skills across different formats, knowledge of Arabic is highly desirable.
• Master's degree in economics, public policy, political science, international development, journalism, or a related field.
• A minimum of five years of relevant experience working on research projects for multilateral institutions and development organizations.
• At least two years of research management experience.
• Ability to process complex texts.
• Experience drafting proposals is highly desirable.
• Proven quantitative analysis skills and ability to conduct data manipulation to produce cross-tabulations, regressions, and bi-variate analysis.
• Experience conducting quantitative data manipulation using various platforms.
• Track record of published research outputs and client-facing experience.
• Working knowledge and proficiency in Arabic.
• Compensation is commensurate with experience.
• A probation period of three to six months applies.
• Private healthcare coverage.