See below for current opportunities to join our team.


Senior Research Officer

International Development Research, Survey and Data Management

High Wycombe, United Kingdom (30 minute commute from London)

EDI now seeks a Senior Research Officer to work with our survey teams in the running of large-scale surveys and impact evaluations (on health, agriculture, education, infrastructure), as well as supporting our external surveybe clients in the preparation and implementation of their own research surveys on mobile technology using the surveybe software. This role is ideal for candidates with strong quantitative skills, a passion for international development and an interest in producing high quality data to inform policy. As a Senior Research Officer, you will lead surveys through all stages of the project cycle.

For more information on the job role and required qualification criteria the full job description can be downloaded here.

Applications: To apply please send an up-to-date curriculum vitae, with a detailed list of experiences in surveys and data collection (of no more than 3 sides of A4) and a detailed statement (of no more than 2 sides of A4) explaining why you are interested in this post and how your skills and experience make you suitable. Please indicate in your detailed statement when you are available to start work.

Please send applications to no later than June 20th 2019, 6 pm UK time. Please make sure you include the title of the post you are applying for in the email subject and where you heard about the vacancy in your cover letter.

Work with us

EDI are always keen to hear from experienced, qualified (to minimum masters level in a relevant discipline) research professionals who can help us design and implement our high quality Household survey and research projects across a range of sectors.

Our head office is based in High Wycombe, approximately 35 minutes from Central London.  However members of our research team should be willing to undertake work-related travel to developing nations and to East Africa in particular.

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