Intelligence. Intervention. Impact
The Synergia Foundation is a highly regarded independent thinktank based in Bangalore. Our mission is to deliver insight, impact and intervention on issues that affect each of our lives.
We engage leaders from government, business and society to shape global, regional and industry agendas and help build a safe, prosperous and just world.
Our work environment encourages our employees in both research and non-research positions to have an impact on problems facing society.
At Synergia Foundation, employees have opportunities to engage with thought leaders and scholars, participate in forums and attend Synergia Foundation events.
From conducting public policy research to building and deploying communications tools to guiding business operations, we are actively seeking individuals who share Synergia Foundation's passion and commitment to improving the world we live in today.
Policy Research Associate
The role is for a full-time research associate who will work with the research team and write and edit up to 3 short articles a day. As a Research Associate, you will be involved in the following.
- Researching and writing articles and providing in-depth analysis and assessments of global events in an evidence-based, non-partisan manner
- Editing curated content
- Organizing research round tables on specific subjects that will provide a policy framework to key decision-makers in government and industry
- Creating content for social media
RequirementsAn ideal candidate would have an educational background in Communications, Media Studies, Journalism, Political Science, Public Policy, Economics or English, with a working knowledge of current social media trends. Data visualization and photography skills would be a plus, though not mandatory. Candidates with an interest in international relations, geopolitics, and current events will be preferred.
- Research and Analytics
- Excellent written and verbal skills
- Lateral thinking ability
- The ability to deep-dive into issues and build analytical models
- The ability to be a team player
- Cover Letter
- 2 writing samples (650-800 words)
Please send the above material to firstname.lastname@example.org. You can contact us at the following phone number +91 80 4197 1000. Thank you for your interest in working with the Synergia Foundation.
Tobby simon and synergia foundation offer both a caring and extremely professional atmosphere. It is an enriching experience to be part of it and being exposed to its global access to deep knowledge. Synergia is one big family which educates and embraces all those working with it.
T.M.Veeraraghav,Independent Journalist. Formerly with The Hindu, CNN IBN, NDTV.
I have been associated as a consultant with synergia foundation for the last two years. After my retirement from the military, i was looking forward to sharing my experiences and skill sets on a platform that was impartial, objective and one that ideated with academicians, industrialists, technocrats, and influencers to produce meaningful products. Synergia has enabled all these aspirations for me.
Major General Ajay Sah,SM, VSM (Retired)
Synergia foundation is a strategic think tank with a vision for unbiased truth. Working at synergia foundation was an experience in thinking strategy and planning for risks, be it business, geopolitics, or sustainability. Their modus operandi has always been non-transactional in nature, placing great value on relationships. As a research scholar, i was mentored in structured thinking frommultiple perspectives and its impact.
At synergia, i had the opportunity to work with intellectual personalities that drive the future. Founder of synergia foundation, mr. Simon's ethics and dedication for truth and excellence is truly unparalleled and a great learning experience.
Paul AntonyResearch Analyst
Working for the synergia foundation for over two years has been one of the most eye-opening experiences of my professional and personal life. It has not only provided me the skills i need to function in a fast-paced professional environment but also prepared me for a career in policy research.
I am grateful to the foundation for providing me with a platform to explore, encourage, and develop my creative capabilities in graphic design and video production.