Research Analyst
Beirut, Lebanon

About Us: Triangle aims to bridge the divide between policy making, empirical research and the media to produce lasting results for clients, a rewarding environment for its team, and positively impact the communities where Triangle operates. Triangle works to integrates policy, research and media by incorporating empirical enquiry with effective communications, thereby developing clear, concise and effective evidence-based solutions for the organisations we work with. Through this integrated approach, Triangle endeavours to transfer ownership how decisions are taken so that people have a greater say in how policy and development shape their lives.

As a growing organization, we’re looking for highly motivated individuals who bring their expertise, ambitions, and innovative project ideas to complement our mission. We work in a multilingual, highly collaborative environment, with staff distributed over multiple time zones and countries. As such, we seek colleagues who can manage projects independently and deliver exceptional results. In return, we offer unusual autonomy and opportunities for growth. If this sounds like the team you’ve been looking for, we would love to hear from you.

Position Summary:  The Research Analyst is responsible for the production of qualitative and quantitative research outputs in addition to coordination, implementation, and monitoring of research activities under the supervision of Triangle directors and/or team leaders.

Position Title: Research Analyst

Position Location: Beirut, Lebanon with some travel

Reports to: Triangle Directors and/or Team Leaders

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Conduct qualitative research such as key informant interviews, focus groups and literature reviews.
  • Conduct analysis of manipulated quantitative data and integrate findings with qualitative research outputs.
  • Assist Triangle directors and/or team leaders in research analysis, presentations and report writing.
  • Assist Triangle business development team with proposal write ups and conceptualization.
  • Assist triangle directors, team leaders and business development teams in the conceptualization of methodological frameworks, implementation strategies and project coordination.
  • Maintain project files, tracking and related documentation against workplans and project developments.
  • Attend meetings with partners and track project progress through minute sheets, Gnatt Chart tracking, and coordination with field officers.
  • Communicate via Skype, email and phone with field staff, consultants, clients, and partners.

Package:

  • Compensation is commensurate with experience.
  • A probation period of three to six months is applicable.
  • Private healthcare coverage.
  • Flexible working arrangements and incentive packages are provided subsequent to the probation period.

Qualified and Interested Applicants: We invite qualified candidates to send a resume and cover letter to: team@thinktriangle.net

Mandatory Qualifications:

  • Excellent verbal, written, analytical, and organizational skills.
  • High levels of emotional intelligence, flexibility, and ability to work in a fast-paced environment.
  • Experience working as a collaborate and constructive team member.
  • High-level proficiency in English (reading, writing and speaking), knowledge of Arabic.
  • Masters degree in economics, public policy, political science, international development, journalism or related field.
  • Minimum of three years of corporate or UN/NGO experience in qualitative and/or quantitative research and reporting.

Desired Qualifications:

  • Five years of corporate or UN/NGO experience in qualitative and/or quantitative research and reporting.
  • Experience conducting quantitative data manipulation using various platforms.
  • Experience compiling workplans, drafting proposals, and managing international grants.
  • Track record of published research outputs and client facing experience.
  • Working knowledge and proficiency in Arabic.