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Research Assistant - Sustainable Development - Job Berlin - Jobs

Research Assistant - Sustainable Development

ESMT Berlin is the highest-ranked business school in Germany and Top 8 in Europe. Founded by 25 leading global companies, ESMT offers master and PhD programs, as well as executive education on its campus in Berlin, in locations around the world, and in an online blended format. We strongly believe in cross-team collaboration to achieve our mission to develop entrepreneurial leaders who think globally and act responsibly. 

Raji Jayaraman, a Professor of Economics and Academic Director of the FUTURE Institute for Sustainable Transformation at ESMT Berlin, is looking for a student assistant in the area of policy evaluation.

The student assistant should be a Master student, who is self-disciplined, well-organized, pro-active, and possesses strong communication and project management skills. A background in economics, primary and secondary research, data analysis and familiarity with ESMT are a plus.

Research Assistant
(m/f/x, part-time, 10 h/week, to start in January 2024, 6-month contract with the possibility of extension) 

You will

  • provide administrative assistance
  • conduct literature reviews
  • support project management
  • support data collection and analysis

You are qualified for this position, because you

  • are working on your master’s degree in management or economics
  • are curious, mission-driven, self-directed and proactive
  • have a keen interest in policy research
  • are a good oral and written communicator
  • are fluent in English; French and German are a plus
  • possess strong analytical skills; experience with STATA is a plus

This is what we can offer you

ESMT offers a very collegial and international environment with employees from more than 35 different countries. We encourage a self-driven attitude and contributions with meaningful and lasting impact. We celebrate and support diversity for the benefit of our employees, our programs, and our community. We are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace that guarantees employment opportunity regardless of gender identity, color, ancestry, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, citizenship, marital status, disability, or age. We work together on our campus in the heart of Berlin-Mitte. You can get here by public transport or bike and enjoy your lunches in our private restaurant and café or next to the beautiful Spree. Make use of our big garden and enjoy coffee and tea on the house.

We are looking forward to receiving your application

Please submit your application until November 28, 2023 by using our online application form, including:

  • Motivation letter
  • CV with relevant certificates and references
  • Current certificate of matriculation
  • Possible start date

ESMT Berlin
Katharina Kuhn
Human Resources Manager
Schlossplatz 1
10178 Berlin
Tel: 030 21231 0