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BBC Media Action Bangladesh -Research Assistant- Job Circular 2020


Job TitleResearch Assistant
Employer NameBBC Media Action Bangladesh
Employers DescriptionBBC Media Action, formerly known as the BBC World Service Trust, is the BBC's international development charity, funded independently by external grants and voluntary contributions.
Job Circular Date06 October 2020
Type of JobFull Time
Ministry or Department
Job Circular Last Date21 October 2020

BBC Media Action Bangladesh

Career Opportunity

Established in 1998, BBC Media Action works with media and communication to help reduce poverty and support people in claiming their rights. Our aim is to inform, connect and empower people around the world. BBC Media Action reaches some 200 million people through local broadcast partners, BBC channels (especially the BBC World Service), online, mobile and print platforms and through interpersonal communication. We are currently delivering projects in 28 countries, including in Bangladesh. BBC Media Action has been working on communication for development projects in Bangladesh since 2005, giving us a well-developed understanding of Bangladeshi audiences and significant experience of producing and evaluating media content on a range of issues to diverse target audiences.


Post Name: Research Assistant

Main duties & responsibilities:

  • Work with research colleagues to design and draft research instruments. Input into and help draft research designs – including sampling, participant recruitment and logistics. Review research instruments (questionnaires and discussion guides) prepared by agencies and internal clients.

  • Assist with briefings for field teams and supervise the pretesting and piloting of research instruments and recruitment of research participants. Monitor and control the quality of fieldwork and data collection.

  • Moderate focus groups and conduct in-depth interviews, Participatory Rural Appraisals (PRA) 

  • Work closely with colleagues to analyse qualitative data and assist in the drafting of reports.

  • Present research findings to internal clients and stakeholders.


  • Participate in research and learning workshops and also represent BBC Media Action in other knowledge-sharing workshops related to project activities.

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