CRRC-Georgia is hiring a Senior Researcher / Researcher

Position Summary:

CRRC-Georgia is looking for a Senior Researcher or a Researcher, depending on the candidate’s experience and qualifications. The Senior Researcher / Researcher is expected to participate in designing, analyzing, and communicating CRRC-Georgia’s research outputs.

This is a full-time position of 40 hours per week with a minimum time commitment of two years.

Principal Duties:

    • Work on research design, data analysis and report writing as required for the organization’s projects;
    • Contribute to the organization’s outreach activities, including writing blogs and news articles, as well as presenting research findings;
    • Participate in planning and implementing of the organization’s data collection efforts, including interviewer training, fieldwork control, data collection documentation, and data management;
    • Carry out trainings in social science research methods;


    • Excellent knowledge of social, political, and economic trends in the South Caucasus;
    • Excellent understanding of research methods in social sciences, particularly in quantitative methods;
    • Strong willingness to master and apply new research tools and methods;
    • Ability and willingness to work in small teams with other researchers;
    • Excellent written and verbal communications skills in English language;
    • Preference for strong written and verbal communication skills in Georgian.


    • MA degree or higher in economics, public policy, sociology, psychology, education or any other field of social sciences;
    • Proficient in statistical data analysis software (e.g. R; Stata; SPSS; Python);
    • At least three years of experience in survey data collection and / or quantitative data analysis.

Application process:

Please send your CV, cover letter, and a writing sample to by October 5, 2020. Please highlight in your cover letter research projects you have worked on or your current research-in-progress.

Shortlisted candidates are expected to present completed, ongoing, or planned research projects to the CRRC staff as part of the recruitment process.

About the organization:

CRRC-Georgia is a non-governmental, non-profit research organization which collects, analyzes and publishes policy-relevant data on economic, political, and social trends in Georgia. The organization’s mission is to strengthen applied social science research and promote evidence-based debates on policy issues by providing reliable, up-to-date and accessible data and analysis.