United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific
Posted: 12 June 2017 EXPIRES:
In over a week
Under the direct supervision of the Director, Social Development Division, the Senior Research Assistant/Research Associate is responsible for the following duties: Assists in identifying and monitoring substantive aspect of the work of the Division. Selects and evaluates a variety of documents, summarize pertinent material, collects and analyses data and prepares background materials for assessment papers, studies, briefs and reports. Systematically follows through and retrieves, highlights and compiles information from a wide variety of information sources; prepares input for the electronic database and the internet and co-operate with research institutes and organizations in the collection of data. Assembles and examines original statistical material to ensure accuracy, clarity and validity; makes appropriate adjustments.