POLICY/ POLITICAL ANALYST
Purpose of position: The successful candidate will be appointed as a Policy Analyst and will be required to write high-level briefings and reports; plan, conduct, commission and manage research projects; work with senior researchers and analysts; interact with political and business leaders; and contribute more generally to CDE’s mission of promoting reform, growth and inclusion in South Africa.
Required education, experience and knowledge: PhD or Masters in politics, history, economics or any relevant social sciences.
The required competencies include excellent writing skills, strong interpersonal skills, very good analytical ability, and experience working under pressure to meet deadlines. Advanced MS office skills and an ability to contribute to team success are essential. The position is open to South African Citizens with a minimum of two years’ experience in a similar role.
Closing date: 10 January 2021