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Recruiting Junior Data Analysis Consultant

PAX’s Protection of Civilians (PoC) team is seeking a junior data analyst to conduct basic data analysis, reporting and presentation tasks. The assignment should take place between January and April 2022 in Utrecht, the Netherlands. We will accept applications until Thursday 9 December 2021.

Background

PAX means peace. PAX brings together people who have to courage to stand for peace. Together with people in conflict areas and concerned civilians worldwide, PAX works to build dignified, and peaceful societies around the globe.

The protection of civilians in armed conflict is a widely shared objective, but effective ways to organize protection are few and far apart in today’s violent conflicts. PAX aims to amplify the voices and capacities of civilians in conflict to improve the effectiveness of Protection of Civilians actors and increase the security of local communities.

A key initiative of the PoC department is the Human Security Survey (HSS), which is currently implemented in Iraq and South Sudan. The HSS combines research, advocacy and community engagement efforts to amplify the voice of civilians and to improve the provision of security in situations of conflict. To assist in the data analysis of our HSS research, we are looking for a temporary Junior Data Analysis Consultant (JDAC).

Who are we looking for?

We are looking for someone with an affinity for computers, software and data and who is eager to learn more about the quantitative data analysis field. Our ideal candidate is flexible, a team player, and has a hands-on mentality with a sense of humor. We believe this consultancy would be ideal for someone wanting to gain experience with an NGO upon completing a Master in international relations or a related field or someone looking to expand their horizon and explore a different field.

Information and application

Visit our website for further information on the PoC team: www.protectionofcivilians.org. For questions regarding this consultancy, please contact Anton Quist at quist@paxforpeace.nl (cc: hossain@paxforpeace.nl).

Interested candidates matching the profile and requirements can submit their application, consisting of both a letter of motivation (max. 1 page) and resume/CV in English (max. 2 pages) addressed to Anton Quist, Project Lead Human Security Survey South Sudan, submitted to quist@paxforpeace.nl (cc: hossain@paxforpeace.nl). Proficiency with Excel will be evaluated through an assignment.

Closing date for reactions to this consultancy is Thursday 9 December 2021.

 

Please review the Junior Data Analysis Consultancy Terms of Reference (ToR) for more details about the assignment.

About this news

Date of publication:

Nov 26, 2021

Author:

Anita Hossain

Publisher:

PAX Protection of Civilians

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For more information, please contact Anton Quist, Project Lead Human Security Survey South Sudan (quist@paxforpeace.nl, cc: hossain@paxforpeace.nl).

Junior Data Analysis Consultancy ToR