Making science work for development


A selection of the latest science-related international development jobs, including research, policy and programme vacancies in the UK and around the world. Please submit any relevant jobs to UKCDS Communications Manager, and we will post the details here.

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  • Research Development Officer

    The Research Office wishes to recruit an enthusiastic research development professional with experience of supporting academic staff in the biomedical, biological and/or veterinary sciences. The appointee will assist the College's efforts to win longer, larger research grants in strategic challenge areas identified by government, charities and/or industry, and of interest to the RVC. 

    Source: The Royal Veterinary College, University of London
    Deadline: 27 August 2017
  • Policy Director


    The ONE Campaign (ONE) is seeking a seasoned, networked, and highly collaborative Policy Director to help implement and manage the organization’s policy agenda with a particular focus on rural youth employment.

    Source: ONE Against Poverty (UK)
    Deadline: 3 September 2017
  • UKCDS Communications Manager

    UKCDS is seeking a Communications Manager (maternity cover) to manage all commuications for the organisation - website management, branding, research and writing.

    Source: Top Jobs
    Deadline: 3 September 2017
  • Senior Research Analyst


    The Senior Research Analyst will be required to keep abreast of the latest developments in the African data landscape and ensure that the Mo Ibrahim Foundation is at the forefront of these developments.

    Source: Mo Ibrahim Foundation
    Deadline: 3 September 2017
  • Policy Manager

    GCRF are looking for a policy manager to support operations, design and implementation.

    Source: EPSRC
    Deadline: 3 September 2017
  • Digital Technology Officer

    Practical Action is seeking a dynamic Digital Technology Officer with a background in digital technology for development. This is an exciting time to join a vibrant Policy and Practice team in the UK office which is working with international offices and partners to deliver on our change ambitions. This is a new role which plays a critical part in shaping our digital technology work stream internally and the influencing agenda externally.

    Source: Practical Action
    Deadline: 4 September 2017