Program Assistant

Job title: Program Assistant

Job Type: Short Term Contract

Number of positions: One (as soon as possible)

Duty station: Yangon with frequent field travels 

Responsible to: Program Coordinator


Organization Background:  Inya Economics, a research organization, was founded in 2017.It         is designed for economic policy discussion and economics research which are envisioned to the economic interest group.


Duties and Responsibilities

– Plan and execute various marketing and promotion activities for the product.

– Organize and provide documents, reports and information through interviews, workshops or other methods. 

– Work independently and within a team on special project which could include presentations and mailings.

– Build and maintain ongoing relationships with clients, also work with clients to help them grow by gaining insightful information on the market and customers.

– Independently liaise with clients regarding business issues, research design, logistics and report generation for research projects.

– Undertake coordinating and collaborating research team and maintain communication with stakeholders and project partners.

– Other tasks as assigned by Program Coordinator. 


Qualification and Education

– Bachelor’s degree or equivalent, optional certification or diploma related Business Studies.

– Master degree in Public Administration, Development Studies and Business Administration would be an added advantage.  



– Project and team management

–  Experience in marketing communications including public relations.

– Extensive knowledge in research design, questionnaire development, data gathering methods, field management, data analysis and reporting are advance. (option)


Abilities & Skills

– Good IT knowledge including Microsoft office

– Entrepreneurial attitude 

– Confidence and enthusiasm

– Flexible and has team spirit 

– Work independent and well perform under pressure 



– Self-motivation and pro-active attitude

– Flexible and adaptable attitude to meet the needs of the role 

– Excellent work ethic 


Hours of work

– Full time



– Closely working with productive and action-orientated team.

– Extensive experiences gain working with respective professional and research coach from profit and non-profit organizations.

The closing date for application is 20 January 2020. The early applicant will be interviewed before the deadline.

Interested person need to submit Cover letter and Resume to [email protected]. In your email subject, please state “Application for Program Assistant”.