Reboot West Africa Fellows Program 2018

Reboot is a social impact firm dedicated to inclusive development and accountable governance. We help governments, foundations, and international organizations achieve their missions.We are seeking highly skilled fellows to fill the positions below:Job Title: Design ResearcherLocation: AbujaJob DescriptionThis position offers a unique opportunity to learn about and contribute to programmatic work and capacity development in a regional office of a dynamic and growing social impact firm.We are looking for candidates that are passionate about the issues Reboot works on and want to make the world a more habitable place.Fellows should be strong communicators and collaborators, with experience leading project teams and interfacing with clients.This is a 12-month commitment based at our office in Abuja, with travel within Nigeria, and potentially across Africa. The fellow will receive a monthly stipend, visa sponsorship, and accommodation for the duration of the fellowship.Offers will be extended in April 2018.ResponsibilitiesThe fellow will support the delivery of existing media development and governance support programs, and grow the capacity and portfolio of our West Africa office:Design mixed-methods research frameworksConduct desk and field researchDesign programs, including programmatic workplans, based on research findingsSupport programmatic research, design, and documentation processes, from start to finish, across various Reboot projects, collaborating with diverse subject matter experts and internal/external teams.Participate in research and editorial processes to understand, capture, and communicate user, stakeholder, and client needs, and work with team members, client, partners, and users to turn field insights into effective, appropriate design solutions.Help clients and partners understand Reboot’s design research approach, and lead discussions on project scope, methodology, and outputs. Plan and execute client workshops.Support technical and administrative tasks, such as project development and managing content production schedules and budgets.Support implementation and testing of adjustments to program design, managing timelines, communications, and field logistics.Collaborate with team members, clients, partners, and users to turn research insights into design solutions.Train and manage Reboot’s research teams, which may include subject matter experts without formal research backgrounds as well as field teams, in research and synthesis methods.

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