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The role
PROSPERA is looking for a capable Research Analyst (RA) to support the Trade and Investment Team in addressing the analytic needs of the Trade and Investment as part of the broader Breakthrough 1 area. The RA will undertake research and data analysis related to trade and investment and other relevant economic governance issues. The RA is expected to support preparation of papers and presentation materials, as well as coordinate and present analysis of economic policy issues assigned to Trade and Investment and/or Breakthrough 1 area.

Please click here to access the Terms of Reference detailing responsibilities and selection criteria:

About you (Selection Criteria)
It is expected that the position will meet the following qualifications:

  • Tertiary qualifications in economics, econometrics, statistics and/or a related discipline are essential, with post-graduate qualifications in economics and/or statistics preferred. Strong quantitative and advance econometric skills is highly preferred.
  • A minimum of 2 years’ professional experience working on economic policy and related economic issues.
  • Ability to conduct research and analysis with advance econometric and quantitative methods, including data analysis, on difficult, but well-defined tasks; articulate issues and recommend solutions.
  • Knowledge and experience working on the Indonesian economy and with Indonesian policymakers.
  • Excellent written communication skills with fluency in Bahasa Indonesia and English (both written and oral), including advocacy and presentation skills.
  • Strong skills in data visualisation is highly desirable.

About the program
Prospera is a partnership facility between the Government of Australia (through Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade) and the Government of Indonesia. It aims to foster strong, sustainable, and inclusive economic growth in Indonesia. Commencing from 1 March 2018, Prospera is a planned five-year investment.

The remuneration will be set according to National Remuneration Framework Group C, Job Level 1, for Indonesia national. The remuneration level at which the Research Analyst is engaged will be based on the successful candidate’s relevant skills and experience. The role is based in Jakarta- Indonesia.

How to apply
We welcome your interest in joining the Prospera team. Apply by sending your resume and covering letter (which will include a response to the selection criteria, max 3 pages for cover letter), with the reference Research Analyst (Trade and Investment). Application must be received by 5pm (Jakarta time) on Monday 3 Jan 2022. Applications not containing a response to the selection criteria may not be considered.

Cardno provides equal employment opportunities. We welcome and encourage applications from people of all backgrounds and abilities.

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About Cardno
We are a global provider of integrated professional services which enrich the physical and social environment for the communities in which we live and work. Our team of multidisciplinary specialists has more than 70 years’ experience in designing, developing and delivering sustainable projects and community advancement programs.

Cardno ID (International Development) has extensive experience managing a number of donor-funded programs in the Asia Pacific region. We engage in international development as a holistic, multidisciplinary and integrated process. Strengthened by our geographic and market diversity, we are committed to providing innovative and integrated solutions that create opportunities for significant, lasting change in emerging economies. Collaborating with multilateral and bilateral donors, private clients, governments and communities to develop sustainable solutions to complex challenges, we work with local counterparts to achieve meaningful impact.

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