CSVR seeks to appoint a Research Fellow to be based in Cape Town.
The position will entail a full-time, nine months’ contract.
Conduct literature reviews
Write analytical reports and contribute to journal articles
Write policy briefs and fact sheets
Contribute to strategic thinking and planning regarding CSVR transitional justice, research and advocacy work
Present findings to external audiences
Minimum of a Master's degree in Social Sciences, Humanities or Law
Research experience, particularly in relation to comparative country analysis and/transitional justice
Familiarity with NGO work environment
Knowledge of transitional justice, peacebuilding and human rights in South Africa and on the African continent
Strong writing and analytical skills
Fluency in English and preferably at least one African Language
Ability to be innovative, manage a complex workload and work independently under pressure
To apply, submit one page letter of motivation, writing sample, one page CV and names of two references, indicating the position you are applying for in the subject line
Please quote the source of this advertisement in your application
Only candidates with citizenship in an African country will be considered.