Research Analyst

Job Brief

We are looking for an inquisitive researcher to support ongoing research projects and initiatives. As a practice into land economy, property development, architectural journalism and everything in-between African urbanism, your tenacity will play a crucial role in contributing to the generation of new knowledge.


  • A Master's Degree (with Distinction or Merit) in Architecture, Architectural Technology, Urban Planning, Surveying or Geoinformatics or a relevant field.
  • At least 4 years of relevant research experience.
  • 2 years of experience in providing administrative support to an organization.
  • Familiarity with data collection and analysis software (For example, Excel, SPSS and Stata).
  • Ability to use design and presentation software such as SketchUp, ArcGIS or QGIS, Adobe Creative Suite (Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign) and Microsoft Office (Word, Powerpoint).
  • Proficiency in reviewing literature and synthesizing information from diverse sources.
  • Good knowledge of research and data analysis methodologies.
  • Ability to execute tasks independently as well as part of a team.



  • Excellent organizational skills.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Maintaining accurate records.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.


Kindly upload:

  • A "portfolio including your CV".

Your CV should be on the first two pages of the portfolio. It should include at least three recent research explorations. Kindly note that the document should not exceed 20 pages and 20 MB.

  • A 500-word statement detailing your interest in the position.

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