Summit Recruitment and Search-Research Assistant Job

  • Full Time
  • Nairobi

Summit Recruitment and Search

Primary Duties

  1. Assist in researching and creating informational products, including independent research.
  2. Conduct background research on political and security developments from various sources.
  3. Identify and monitor potential incidents impacting clients, reporting significant events.
  4. Collect, analyze, and present data using tools like Excel.
  5. Daily review of open-source information for relevant themes and potential incidents.
  6. Draft and prepare information, research, and analyses for regular and ad hoc reporting.
  7. Undertake editorial tasks, including writing and reviewing materials for reports.
  8. Maintain accurate records following the company’s formatting and research procedures.
  9. Handle sensitive information with awareness and ensure confidentiality.
  10. Provide language translation support when necessary.
  11. Prepare additional articles, reports, and presentations.
  12. Perform other assigned duties.

Key Requirements

  1. Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field (e.g., international relations, political science, security studies).
  2. Strong research and analytical skills.
  3. Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  4. Proficient in data collection, analysis, and presentation, including Excel.
  5. Ability to work both independently and collaboratively in a team.
  6. Attention to detail and accuracy in work.
  7. Desirable familiarity with political and security dynamics in sub-Saharan Africa.
  8. Fluency in English (both written and spoken).

Application Deadline: December 15, 2023

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