Researcher (Research, Development & Innovation)

Research · Vilnius, Vilnius
Department Research
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Mid-level

We are looking for a responsible Researcher to professionally perform research tasks.


PPMI is a leading European research and policy analysis centre. We help public sector and civil society leaders from around the world, presenting evidence in a way that is simple, clear and ready to use. We provide actionable insights, develop shared understanding among stakeholders, and enable policy implementation to bring about positive and lasting change.


COME PREPARED

A successful candidate will have:

  • Strong interest in the EU’s Research, Development and Innovation policy or similar areas (at least one year working experience in these fields).
  • Rigorous and creative analytical reasoning, ability to reach valid conclusions and present them eloquently and persuasively.
  • Strong understanding of both quantitative and qualitative research methods in social sciences (experience in applying them will be a strong advantage).
  • Full English proficiency and excellent writing skills.
  • Bachelor’s degree in political science, economics or other social sciences.


BE READY TO CHALLENGE YOURSELF

You should be ready to participate in the following research and organisational activities:

  • Providing research-based advice across different policy areas and conducting EU-wide consultation activities.
  • Implementing policy-relevant research: collecting and analysing data, formulating data-informed conclusions and recommendations.
  • Applying quantitative and qualitative research methods.
  • Presenting findings to clients, colleagues and the public at large.
  • Writing research reports.
  • Working with and be supported by PPMI’s team experienced in various public policy areas (e.g., public health, education, gender, among others).


GROW WITH US

You should expect a fast-paced and dynamic environment, where the ability to work in teams and individually go hand-in-hand. In return, we offer:

  • Rewards for your performance: at PPMI, we offer a competitive salary (starting from 1000 euros net, 1600 gross) and eligibility for performance-based bonuses semi-annually.
  • Opportunity to work with and learn from world-renowned experts and established researchers.
  • Training and coaching on research methods, analytical and managerial competencies.
  • Flexi-time: we operate with no fixed office hours, so you can work when you feel most productive.
  • Multicultural working environment / remote work arrangements.


If you see yourself in this position, apply by November 7, 2021.

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  • Location
    Vilnius, Vilnius
  • Department
    Research
  • Employment Type
    Full-Time
  • Minimum Experience
    Mid-level