Senior Policy Associate, India - University of Chicago

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Location:
  • India
Education:
  • Master's
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Length of Commitment:
Two years

The Trust is looking to hire a Senior Policy Associate to work as a member of the DIL team on partnerships between DIL and various government offices to address key policy challenges using evidence-based research. Reporting to the Executive Director, the main role of the Senior Policy Associate will involve stakeholder engagement, evaluation support, project management, policy writing and outreach, and capacity building. We are looking for candidates with an understanding of impact evaluation, economics and statistics, social policy, public administration, and program implementation. Candidates are expected to be equipped with excellent oral and written communication skills, attention to detail, strong project management skills, and who can take ownership of their work independently and collaborate effectively with other members of the team.

This is a position at the University of Chicago Trust and is a full-time position for one-year with possibility for renewal. Applicants must be willing to travel frequently to remote areas of the country and potentially to relocate to states with whom the Trust is advancing partnerships.