Senior Associate

The Senior Associate will guide stakeholders and clients through difficult yet important adaptations of their practices, translating complex concepts into understandable insights. the position will also build rapport with clients by understanding their needs and adding value to their mission. Within the team, he/she will work directly with project managers and leads to deliver high-quality services and will eventually have the opportunity to lead teams.

Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • Leading and overseeing the development of technical components of RBF instruments from scratch, with a command of all dimensions of RBF, including economic concepts.
  • Leading the creation of proposals and client deliverables, articulating technical concepts in an eloquent and accessible manner.
  • Managing project budgets and contracts with clients and subcontractors, anticipating issues, and proactively addressing them.
  • Planning, delegating and overseeing tasks to effectively and efficiently achieve the best results within the team.
  • Proposing, structuring, and overseeing data analyses to draw actionable insights/hypotheses.
  • Preparing and delivering clear and effective presentations to stakeholders in the public and private sectors.
  • Actively improving the RBF services and Instiglio's delivery systems.


  • At least six years of experience, including four years of relevant work experience in international development and/or in the public sector.
  • Master degree or equivalent in Economics, Statistics, Public Policy, Public Administration, Business, or related fields.
  • Exceptional written and oral communication skills in English - C2.
  • Skills o Proven track record in team, project, and stakeholders management.
  • Ability to work well with people from different backgrounds and build trust.
  • Exceptional strategic thinking, problem-solving, and structured thinking skills.
  • Ability to develop complex analytical frameworks and have exceptional working proficiency of the most common analytical principles to give structure to the analysis.

About this Opportunity

Nairobi, Kenya
Date Posted
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Remote work