Seeking Applications for Community Researchers - India
SITUATIONAL ASSESSMENT OF COCOA FARMING COMMUNITIES IN SOUTH INDIA
Consultancy: Community Researcher(s)
Embode is conducting a situational assessment of cocoa farming households and communities in South India, namely Kerala, Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu and Karnataka. The purpose of the assessment will be to provide strategic insights and recommendations to Mondelēz International’s Cocoa Life program, which seeks to make cocoa sustainable through the empowerment of farmers and development of communities.
Scope of Work
Embode is looking for dynamic and resourceful Indian national consultants to support the field research in communities. The community research will be led by a Field Research Coordinator and is due to take place over a 10-day period in August. The consultant’s specific responsibilities will be to support and facilitate the Field Research Coordinator by:
Where the consultant has technical expertise in a relevant area such as community development, gender equality or child labour there may be further scope to provide technical input to the assessment.
Child Protection Requirements
As this position may involve direct interaction with vulnerable children, the consultant will need to fulfil preliminary background and records checks before finalisation of contract, in accordance with Embode’s child protection policy.
Interested applications are requested to send a cover letter and CV to Ms Liva Sreedharan, Embode Associate, at firstname.lastname@example.org outlining why you are interested in the position and your proposed day rate by 27 July 2018. Please note that we retain the choice of selecting a candidate before the deadline and therefore encourage applicants to submit CVs as soon as possible.