Research Assistants Contrat : CDD

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Mohammed VI Polytechnic University is an institution dedicated to research and innovation in Africa and aims to position itself among world-renowned universities in its fields The University is engaged in economic and human development and puts research and innovation at the forefront of African development. A mechanism that enables it to consolidate Morocco’s frontline position in these fields, in a unique partnership-based approach and boosting skills training relevant for the future of Africa. Located in the municipality of Benguerir, in the very heart of the Green City, Mohammed VI Polytechnic University aspires to leave its mark nationally, continentally, and globally.


Lot 660, Hay Moulay Rachid, Ben Guerir 43150


About the Social Innovation Lab (SIL):

The Social Innovation Lab (SIL) at UM6P is dedicated to fostering social, human, and territorial development through innovative research and action. We engage in co-construction with communities, and a wide network of experts and partners to address socio-economic needs and develop impactful solutions. Our work spans areas such as education, employment, digital inclusion, social entrepreneurship, cultural valorization, women's empowerment, and sustainable development across local, national, and African contexts.

Job Summary:

We are seeking a motivated and skilled Research Assistant to join our dynamic team. The ideal candidate will possess a strong command of both French and English, with exceptional writing and research capabilities. Experience in project management will be highly valued. Entry-level candidates are encouraged to apply for this position, the selected candidate will benefit from comprehensive onboarding sessions designed to acquaint him with SIL's methodologies, projects, and team dynamics.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Conduct thorough research and analysis in various domains related to social innovation.

  • Assist in the co-definition of socio-economic needs with communities and stakeholders.

  • Support the development and implementation of projects.

  • Collaborate with multidisciplinary teams comprising researchers, professionals, and development agents.

  • Contribute to the documentation and evaluation of projects’ outcomes.

  • Assist in knowledge management and the dissemination of findings and best practices.

Profile recherché


  • Master’s degree in Social Sciences, Development Studies, or a related field.

  • Fluent in French and English, with excellent writing and communication skills.

  • Demonstrated experience in research methods and analysis.

  • Competency in project management is highly desirable but not mandatory.

  • Familiarity with digital tools and platforms for research and project management.

  • Ability to work effectively in a team and independently.

  • Strong organizational skills, attention to detail, and multitasking.

  • Commitment to SIL's mission and values.


  • Experience working with communities and diverse stakeholders.

  • Knowledge of sustainable development practices and socio-economic development policies and strategies.

Application Process:

Interested candidates are invited to submit:

  • CV of 2 pages maximum

  • Cover letter detailing their interest in the position, how their qualifications match the requirements, and how they will contribute to the SIL.

  • Diplomas and transcripts of records

  • A writing sample (can be a bachelor’s or master’s thesis)

Only applications sent via this site (UM6P recruitment platform) will be considered.

Location: SIL has its main campus in Benguerir and is a part of University Mohammed VI Polytechnic (UM6P) which is in Ben Guerir, Morocco, near Marrakesh. This position will be based in Benguerir.

Contract Type: CDD of 1 year

For further information: [email protected]

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