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Junior Associate (Part-Time)

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Tariqur Rahman
July 1, 2024

Role: Junior Associate

Type: Part-Time

Modality: Hybrid 

Duration: 6 months

Application Deadline: 10th July 2024



Time Commitment:

20 hrs per week including 2 days per week visit to the office to work directly with consultants. Students applying should keep in mind that, upon selection, you need to ensure you can provide the specified time commitment. ⁠specified time which will be fixed and agreed upon after discussion with your supervisor. While there will be flexibility, canceling your assigned task/ work tenure midway through the timeline is highly discouraged.

Eligibility:

  1. 3rd-4th year university students (preferably from Business, Economics, Statistics, Development Studies, and other Social Sciences).
  2. Prospective applicants with an interest in the broader economic landscape and its various components, particularly in the context of Foreign Direct Investments (FDI) are strongly encouraged to apply.
  3. Proficiency in Canva or similar designing tools is preferred.

Job Responsibilities:

  1. Engaging collaboratively with consulting teams to generate articles on current economics, business, and development subjects as per requirement.
  2. Assisting in the ongoing management of the Invest Bangladesh website, encompassing responsibilities like website maintenance, updates, research activities, and other associated tasks.
  3. Conducting comprehensive research and organizing data, including both secondary research and primary research 
  4. Creating content, such as articles, blogs, infographics, white papers, and other relevant materials.
  5. Proofreading and editing articles and blogs.

Please share samples of your writing/portfolio of your published articles, along with your CV. Writing samples generated using AI-based software will be eliminated from consideration.

To grasp an idea of the kind of writing skills we are looking for, please visit lightcastlebd.com/insights.

About LightCastle Partners:

At LightCastle, we take a data-driven approach to creating opportunities for growth and impact. We create systemic and data-driven opportunities for growth and impact in emerging markets. By collaborating with development partners and leveraging the power of the private sector, we strive to boost economies, inspire businesses, and change lives at scale.

Our services include Management & Development Consulting, Entrepreneurship Ecosystem & Investments, Market Entry Advisory, and Digital Transformation. Till date, we have served 300+ projects in 20+ countries for 150+ clients — mobilizing U$ 150 million+ capital, accelerating 1500+ enterprises, and directly supporting the transformation of 500,000+ lives and livelihoods in frontier markets. LightCastle also hosts the largest market and industry datasets in Bangladesh across 30+ industries.

LightCastle Partners is an equal-opportunity employer. It believes in fostering diversity in the workplace and does not discriminate based on gender, color, or race.

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