Samuel Hall is always on the lookout for independent and highly adaptable individuals. Find out more below:

Vacancies

All applications for current and on-going recruitment should be sent in the following format, unless stated otherwise:

  • Cover letter describing how your skills and experience would match Samuel Hall’s vision and strategy (please attach cover letter in a separate PDF file labelled ‘CL – Full name of applicant’). All applications for current and on-going recruitment should be sent in the following format, unless stated otherwise:
  • CV in a separate PDF file labelled ‘CV – Full name of applicant’
  • Three relevant writing samples
  • The subject line should clearly express which position you are interested in and the country (especially for current vacancies)
  • Email to careers@samuelhall.org

Samuel Hall is an equal opportunity employer. Applications that do not follow the required format will not be considered. If you have not been contacted within two weeks of the closing date, consider you have not been shortlisted for the position. 

Current Recruitment

Project Manager for Migration and Displacement Pillar

Samuel Hall is seeking an experienced and professional Project Manager (PM) to join its team for a full-time position based in our Nairobi (Kenya) office. The PM is expected to execute and oversee all aspects of a research project.

  • Application deadline: 13 April 2019
  • Interviews will be conducted on a rolling basis
  • Full job description available here

Researcher to Conduct State of the Art Literature Review (10 week consultancy)

Samuel Hall and City, Univeristy of London are seeking two Researchers for a 10-week consultancy. The Researchers will conduct a State of the Art Literature Review on forced migration and returns to Afghanistan and Somalia.

  • Application deadline: 17 April 2019
  • Interviews will be conducted on a rolling basis
  • Full job description available here

Research Assistant for Children & Youth Pillar (Re-advertisement)

Samuel Hall is looking for a qualified Research Assistant to be part of Samuel Hall’s Children & Youth Pillar to be based in the Nairobi office. In addition to tasks supporting the strategic and business development of the pillar, RAs conduct integral components of research projects, including desk reviews, key informant interviews, and fieldwork to collect data and analyze results.

  • Application deadline: 8 March 2019
  • Interviews will be conducted on a rolling basis
  • Full job description available here

Project Manager for Children & Youth Pillar

Samuel Hall is seeking a knowledgeable and experienced researcher for the position of Project Manager in the Children and Youth Pillar. Ideally based in the Nairobi office, the PM will directly support the Pillar Lead to lead research, manage projects and other pillar staff, and support the strategic development of the pillar.

With a passion for child protection or education, the PM will bring academic technical expertise to the team, in addition to the desire to produce strong results which partners and clients can use to guide and improve programming.

  • Application deadline: 28 February 2019
  • Interviews will be conducted on a rolling basis
  • Full job description available here

Research Assistant for Implementation Research Pillar

Samuel Hall is looking for a qualified Research Assistant to support the Implementation Research Pillar on full- time position in our Kenya offices. The RA will largely support the Implementation Research Pillar Lead on a variety of activities including the roll out of technology and innovation projects seeking to support migrants.

  • Application deadline: Open until filled
  • Interviews will be conducted on a rolling basis
  • Full job description available here 

On-Going Recruitment

If none of the current vacancies fully suits you, please have a look at Samuel Hall’s on-going recruitments for several positions from internships to expert consultants. Only short-listed applicants will be notified.

Project Manager

In charge of research, analysis and management, Project Managers execute and oversee all aspects of a project for the public or private sector unit, in close collaboration with field teams and directors. Candidates need to demonstrate strong analytical and writing skills, as well as a commitment to working in challenging situations.

Project Officer

In charge of research, analysis and coordination, Project Officers execute numerous aspects of a project in close collaboration with a more senior researcher. Candidates need to demonstrate strong analytical and writing skills, as well as a commitment to working in challenging situations.

External Consultant

Responsible for providing proven geographic, technical or sector-specific knowledge in support of research projects, External Consultants bring not only their decades-long experience but also the assurance of having all assets on board for a successful deliverable. If selected, you will be added to Samuel Hall’s internal roster and asked to update your details and availability routinely. If you would like to be added to the roster, please fill in the survey. 

Research Assistant

Research Assistants (RAs) have the opportunity to apply their research skills in on the ground. RAs conduct integral components of research projects, including desk reviews, key informant interviews, and extensive fieldwork with implementers and beneficiaries to collect data and analyse results. There is a strong potential for in-country and regional travel.

Applicants must be pursuing their Master’s degree or be recent graduates.

National Researcher (Afghanistan)

National Researchers have the opportunity to apply their skills in our Kabul office. They are a key component of our research projects and work in teams on desk reviews, developing tools, conducting and managing fieldwork, analysis and report writing.

Afghanistan Translator

Translators are an integral component of Samuel Hall research projects and work on translations for desk reviews, key informant interviews, research tools and transcripts.

PhD Programme

Samuel Hall plans to start a PhD programme that will offer on the ground experience for PhD candidates. Accepted applicants will learn how to collect quantitative and qualitative data directly in the field that complies with international research standards. Further information coming soon.