Sr. Manager/Manager, Research - Dnet

Sr. Manager/Manager, Research

May 19, 2024

Key Responsibilities:

  • Lead the multi-sectoral research team.
  • Liaison with clients, external research partners, consultants and academia.
  • Design and lead research across the scope of Dnet strategic priorities – ensuring that work is delivered on time meeting quality expectations, within stipulated budget.
  • Work with colleagues to identify and secure sources of funds including through proactive approaches to clients and partners and responding to tenders/calls for proposals.
  • Develop and maintain effective relationships and networks with key stakeholders involved in relevant policy, delivery, and research.
  • Ensure research programs are transparent, accountable, and scientifically sound.
  • Mentor and provide best practices with more junior members of the research team.
  • Develop and maintain relationships with research leaders and organizations in the field.
  • Conduct client presentations, workshops and data discussions to ensure project success.
  • Represent Dnet in various forum.

Educational Requirements

Master’s degree from a reputed university; Ph.D. degree will get preference.

Additional Requirements: 

  • 8-10 years of experience in relevant field.
  • Advanced knowledge of a range of research and evaluation methods and their application.
  • Must have a proven track record in Research and have published papers in reputed peer reviewed journals. Must have publications as lead/single author.
  • Proven track record to accomplish the research projects on time.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills in English is essential.
  • Must have extensive knowledge and experience in the development sector.
  • Understand the appropriate use of advanced analytics, various sampling approaches and weighting.

Apply Instructions:

Interested candidates, please submit your updated CV to by mentioning the position name in the subject line. Please indicate your salary expectation in the application.

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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