Senior Research Executive (Term Contract – 1 year)

We are looking for passionate individuals committed to the course of enabling socially disadvantage low income families and communities realise their aspirations of getting out of the poverty cycle.

This is a 1-year term contact with the potential of moving into a full-time position.  This position will offer opportunity to join a new unit committed to justice, data-driven decision making, and participatory research.


  • Develop and support pilot programme and/or project
  • Conduct digital research, including monitor emerging trends and developments, and engage social media and research messaging on community-centric and anti-poverty work.
  • Conducts primary and secondary research, performs descriptive and statistical analysis of data, prepares grant proposals and research reports
  • Support existing research portfolios and develop SCC into a leading centre for community-centric and practice research
  • Administrative duties such as data collection, database management, preparing materials for client and systems advocacy


  • Degree with Honours with at least 3-4 years of research experience, preferably with social work and non-profit experience
  • Strong analytical skill and strong familiarity with non-profits and proficiency in research methodologies and tools
  • Ability to work autonomously and execute multiple tasks while responding to multiple priorities
  • High level of judgment with an eye for trends and patterns
  • Sensitivity to implications of policies on work with families
  • Team-player and willingness to collaborate

Interested candidates are invited to send in their detailed CV with expected salary to

Only shortlisted candidates will be notified.