Employment

NOTICE: RECRUITMENT OF RESEARCH ASSOCIATES AT THE DELHI POLICY GROUP
 
KEY RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Research and writing of briefs, papers and other research publicationsfor DPG.
  • Editing of research outputs, liaison with external publishers.
  • Providing research assistance to the Director General and Senior Fellows at DPG.
  • Organization, logistics and writing work connected with roundtables, seminars and conferences.
 
REQUIREMENTS
  • MA in International Relations, Economics, Political Science, History or a related field.
  • Excellent organizational skills and ability to complete multiple tasks simultaneously, independently, from start to finish and up to a very high standard.
  • Extensive experience of organizing and running high level events with international participants.
  • A problem-solving approach with an ability to take the initiative. You are expected to take ownership and juggle multiple projects at a time and work calmly under pressure.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and an ability to communicate effectively with a wide range of people.
  • A passion for foreign policy and an interest in developing skills in research.
 
PROCESS
  • Following the successful sifting of your CV, we will invite you for a short in-person/ Skype interview based on your current location.
  • The interview will focus upon the finer details of your CV and questions may be asked based on your research interests and field of expertise.
  • In the next step, you will be asked to submit a short writing sample which will be a paper that you have already submitted as part of your coursework. Alternatively, you may be asked to write a short paper on a topic which will be mutually decided at the interview.
  • If the writing sample is found satisfactory, you will be invited to intern at DPG on a probation for an initial period of 3 months.
  • Upon completion of the internship, a fixed-term contract may be offered with the mutual agreement of both parties.
Note: The deadline of the application is June 30th 2019. Kindly apply with Curriculum Vitae  and Coverletter at uma@dpg.org.in