Research Associate - Centre for Business & Society

Job Description

Wednesday, December 18, 2019
Responsibilities: 
  • Find and send email of Call for Paper to the existing contact lists.
  • Assist Conference Committee chair and members with their requirements related to conference activities.
  • Coordinate conference logistics, including registration and attendee tracking, presentation and materials support and pre‐ and post‐event evaluations.
  • Sort the research papers as developing, full papers, abstracts & cases.
  • Issue visa recommendation letters for the international speakers.
  • Prepare the conference proceedings.
  • Coordinate services for events, such as accommodation and transportation for participants, facilities, catering, displays, special needs requirements, printing and event security.
  • Meet with sponsors and organizing committees to plan the scope and format of events, to establish and monitor budgets, or to review administrative procedures and event progress.
  • Coordinate with the marketing team to create effective advertisements for each event, and when necessary crafting marketing materials such as print and Internet advertisements for individual events.
  • Prepare reports of completed project/event for press release.
  • Perform any other duties as assigned.
  • To comply with University policies data management and maintain complete confidentiality in all aspects.

Note: This is a contractual position for 6 months.

Qualification: 
Candidates should hold, at minimum, a Bachelor’s degree in economics, public policy, or a related discipline from an internationally recognized university.
Experience: 
1-2 years of work experience in the development sector or a related field.

Note: “We are an equal employment opportunity employer”