Research Assistant at ECOWAS, Abuja
ECOWAS Parliament was established by the ECOWAS Revised Treaty of 1993 as one of the Institutions of the Community. The Parliament is the Assembly of the peoples of the Community. The Administrative Secretariat of the Parliament is headed by a Secretary-General, and consists of two Directorates: the Directorate of Administration and Finance, and the Directorate of Parliamentary Affairs and Research. A number of job vacancies exist at the ECOWAS Parliament for which applications are hereby invited. Application is on-line, and application forms as well as guidelines for application are all available on the websites.
INSTITUTION : ECOWAS PARLIAMENT
DIRECTORATE : PARLIAMENTARY AFFAIRS & RESEARCH
POSITION TITLE : RESEARCH ASSISTANT
GRADE/STEP : G4-1
DURATION : ONE YEAR CONTRACT
DUTY STATION : HEAD OFFICE, ABUJA
SUPERVISOR : PRINCIPAL RESEARCH OFFICER
SUPERVISING : NIL
OBJECTIVE OF POSITION:
To assist the Principal Research Officer in providing research services to the Parliament.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Reporting to the Principal Research Officer, the Research Assistant performs the following functions:
Assists in conducting research in support of the work of the Parliament or its Committees.
Maintains records of data and information for policy formulation and for inclusion in fact sheets.
Assists in compiling relevant statistics for publication.
A minimum of an Ordinary National Diploma in any field related to research.
Five (5) years working experience.
The position is on Grade G4-1 with an Annual Salary of UA9,894, equivalent to US$15,611.
Only citizens of ecowas Member States are eligible for appointment in ecowas Institutions and Agencies. General Service positions are open to only candidates resident in the host country of the Institution. In the case of permanent positions, only candidates whose age is less than fifty (50) years at the time of appointment are eligible for consideration.
Method of Application
Candidates wishing to be considered for the post should download (JOB APPLICATION FORM), fill it and send it as an attachment to the following email address: firstname.lastname@example.org with their CVs.
Job Application Deadline: 22 June 2017.
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