Asst. Manager/ Deputy Manager, Research - Dnet

Asst. Manager/ Deputy Manager, Research

May 19, 2024

No. of position: 03

Job Responsibilities:

  • Develop and implement research strategies aligned with the organization’s goals.
  • Lead the identification and selection of research topics.
  • Manage research projects from conception to completion, ensuring they are delivered on time, within budget, and to a high standard.
  • Oversee the work of research staff, providing guidance and support.
  • Conduct research activities, such as data collection, analysis, and interpretation (depending on the role).
  • Write research reports, proposals, and articles.
  • Disseminate research findings through presentations, publications, and other means.
  • Stay up-to-date on the latest research methodologies and best practices.
  • Manage research budgets and resources effectively.
  • Build and maintain strong relationships with internal and external stakeholders.

Educational Requirements

Masters in Economics/ Development Studies/ Environment from any reputed university with good academic records. Must have completed thesis at the post-graduation level.

Additional Requirements: 

  • At least 3-4 years of experience in research and analysis (Mandatory).
  • At least two publications.
  • Willingness for extensive field visits.
  • Knowledge of quantitative research methodologies and analysis tools (e.g., SPSS or STATA).
  • Excellent G Suite skills (including Gmail, Google Forms, Google Scholars, and Google Drive).
  • Intermediate to advanced level slide preparation in presentation programs such as MS PowerPoint.
  • Intermediate to advanced level of MS Word/other word processing software, spreadsheet software (e.g. MS Excel) and digital data collection tool (e.g. ODK).
  • Excellent analytical skills.
  • Excellent report writing skills with advanced analysis.
  • Should be efficient in conducting mixed-method research.
  • All our researchers are mandated to publish during their tenure. Dnet provide necessary support.


Competitive salary and benefits will be offered to the deserving candidates as per the Dnet HR Policy.

Job Location: Dhaka. Since the position is Dhaka-based, the selected candidate must be prepared to undertake research-related field visits to multiple locations across Bangladesh to collect and record data and/or samples as appropriate to the specific objectives of the study.

Application Instructions:

Interested candidates, please submit your updated CV to by mentioning the position name in the subject line.

Application screening will start immediately. Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted and called for an interview. We are an equal opportunity employer and encourage all qualified individuals to apply. Any persuasion made in favor of any candidate will lead to automatic disqualification. Dnet reserves the rights to take any decision about this job advertisement depending on the situation.

Application Deadline: 9 June 2024


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