Vacancy for assistant (70%) ICRH Belgium

 Vacancy for assistant (70%)

(interim contract 01/11/2017-31/08/2018)


The International Centre for Reproductive Health (ICRH – is looking for an assistant to provide scientific support and to follow-up on specific projects and project proposals. We offer a 70% contract for the period 01/11/2017 to 31/08/2018.


Profile of the candidate:

  • Good knowledge of the broad field of sexual and reproductive health and rights
  • Experience in conducting research and in writing research proposals
  • Good knowledge of quantitative and qualitative research and analysis methods
  • Good organizational and planning skills
  • Strong oral and written communicative skills
  • Fluent in Dutch and English, knowledge of other languages is an asset
  • High sense of responsibility
  • Be punctual and precise, but also flexible
  • Able to work both independently and in team
  • Master degree in a relevant field


Content of the function

  • Play a substantial role in the development of teaching material
  • Coordinate and execute activities of the ANSER-network (development of online learning tools, setting up a scholarship programme, writing policy papers, organizing events…)
  • Write research project proposals (alone and in collaboration with colleagues) with the aim to find funding
  • Provide methodological support to researchers, both for proposal writing and for analysis and both for quantitative and qualitative methods
  • Represent ICRH in external meetings
  • Provide assistance and support to the scientific director of ICRH in diverse tasks.



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For more information on this vacancy, please contact prof. Olivier Degomme,

Please send your application with motivation letter and CV to