Research Intern Job Vacancy at Cenfri – South Africa


Website Cenfri

The Centre for Financial Regulation and Inclusion is a non-profit think tank that supports financial sector development and financial inclusion in Africa.

Research Intern job Vacancy at Cenfri – South Africa

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About Cenfri

Cenfri is an independent African economic impact agency based in Cape Town. We work to boost economic growth and increase sustainable development in emerging and developing markets. We collaborate with partners to deliver impact through research, capacity-building, convening and innovation support in four focus areas: financial sector innovation, integrity, resilience, and inclusive digital transformation. Our core focus is to understand consumer needs and market constraints to generate insights that can inform policymakers, market players and development partners seeking to unlock development outcomes through sustainable finance and digital inclusion. For more information of Cenfri please visit

Role summary

In the Research Intern role, you will support our research teams with desktop-based research, data analysis, copy-editing, structuring of information and data into clear and usable formats, contributing to project outcomes and findings through critical analysis, and report writing.

Research Intern job Vacancy at Cenfri – South Africa


  • Completed or currently completing a Master’s degree in economics or a related field (i.e. finance, development, statistics, politics, data science or law)
  • Advanced verbal and written English skills. Skills in additional languages such as Spanish, French and/or Portuguese advantageous.
  • A demonstrated interest (i.e. previous work or studies etc.) in the field of development economics and financial sector development
  • Proficiency in MicroSoft Office applications
  • A stable internet connection
  • The ability to work remotely

Research Intern job Vacancy at Cenfri

The ideal candidate

  • Is interested in obtaining work experience while studying
  • Has good writing and presentation skills
  • Has good quantitative and analytical skills
  • Has a strong interest in research-related activities
  • Has good interpersonal skills
  • Can work independently and as a part of a team

This is a three-to-four month opportunity with the possibility of further engagement.

There is a level of flexibility in the start and end dates.

Application deadline: 12 January 2023

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