The Institute employs a diverse team of statisticians, economists, peace and conflict experts, communication specialists and thought leaders. Our team is constantly expanding and we are always looking for new talent.

We accept CVs for Research Fellow positions on a rolling basis and consider them as future opportunities arise. Please send CVs directly to [email protected]


Jobs

  • Corporate Communications Specialist

    Full-time position, salary commensurate with experience
    ● Unique opportunity for an internationally facing role
    ● Executing IEP’s global media & communication strategy

    We are looking for a Corporate Communications Specialist to collaborate with IEP’s various departments, regional offices and stakeholders to schedule, coordinate and produce communications that engage international media, governments, multilaterals, the business community and the general public. This is a unique opportunity to secure an internationally facing role based in Sydney, Australia.

    The Corporate Communication Specialist works with the Global Marketing & Communication Director and the Communications team to promote the various initiatives of the Institute for Economics & Peace (IEP), including international media launches, events, our various websites and the IEP ambassador program, as well as making the general public aware of IEP research and programs.

    An excellent writer and  communicator, the ideal candidate would have a deep interest in peace, conflict and development issues, would be well travelled, and would have preferably lived or have had experience working in an international environment.

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    Details & how to apply

    Location: This is an office based position at IEP’s headquarters in Sydney, Australia.

    Hours: 9:00 – 5:30pm, Monday – Friday. This is a role with an international focus and may require evening and early morning conference calls.

    Remuneration: The Communications Specialist remuneration package will be commensurate with experience.

    Applications: Please submit a CV and cover letter addressing the selection criteria and desired personal qualities to [email protected]

    Deadline for applications: Friday 28th January, 2022

    Websites: economicsandpeace.org , visionofhumanity.org

     

  • Research Fellow (Contract Position)

    The Institute for Economics and Peace (IEP) is an exciting non-profit global research organisation dedicated to shifting the world’s focus to peace as a positive, achievable, and tangible measure of human well being and progress.  

    We are looking for a Research fellow with curiosity and desire to work on original concepts and ideas relating to Peace and International Development. The Research fellow will have a track record of conducting quantitative and qualitative research in one or more of the fields of social sciences, development studies, statistics, economics, and peace and conflict studies. The successful candidate will have a deep interest in big picture questions, be open-minded to multidisciplinary approaches in the social sciences and be well travelled. They will have a good understanding of current debates in international development, peace and conflict.

    The role will suit either a Master’s level practitioner, or professionals in business/consulting/government looking to transfer their skills into a new and socially impactful organisation. PhD candidates will be considered if they also have commercial/consulting experience or a successful track record in winning grants to fund research.

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    Details & how to apply

    Location: This position is an in-office role at IEP headquarters, Sydney Australia.

    Hours: This is a full time, in office, contract position.

    Remuneration: The research fellow remuneration package will be commensurate with experience.

    Applications: Please submit your CV and a cover letter addressing the selection criteria and desired personal qualities to [email protected]

    Deadline for applications: 18 February 2022

    Website: economicsandpeace.org , visionofhumanity.org

    Only short listed applicants will be contacted.

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