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Research and Development Associate

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The African Connection

  • 6 people are interested

Role: Use extensive research methodologies, to perform detailed research in your assigned field, analyze the gathered data, and present your findings. We are hoping to gather data to benefit The African Connection Inc and Namibian youth. We require research to draft communications that are both donor and community facing.

  • Conduct detailed research of intended subject matter according to business needs
  • Formulate effective and efficient research processes
  • Design surveys, questionnaires, polls, etc. specific to research requirements
  • Test research methodologies to confirm intended purpose of evaluation
  • Utilize various professional sources to find and extract pertinent information

In cooperation with the Director of Development, the volunteer will gather information to assist with sharing the economic and employment environment in Namibia. With this information we will also collect information from our participants to support the services we provide in Namibia.

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About The African Connection


3106 N Monitor Ave, 2, Chicago, IL 60634, US

Mission Statement

The African Connection (Namibia) aims to provide our members with a platform to expand their professional skill set in order to grow and develop, so they are able to succeed and achieve their dreams. AC aims to be the central hub for information sharing, training and mentorship. This service includes the use of industry professionals from all around the world. We measure success when our mentees succeed and in turn give back to their community


What we offer our members:

Information on Scholarship/bursary opportunities for Namibian students both within Namibia and internationally.

Facilitate mentorship and participation in events and activities that promote personal growth and development.

A platform for members to view job listings and a space for businesses to find talent.

Skills to develop social and professional networks.

Education & Literacy


We'll work with your schedule.


This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.


  • Administrative Support
  • Research




  • Two to four hours a week.
  • Background in research or familiarity with analyzing articles and information preferred.

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