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 Culture

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.

Current openings

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.

Job Description

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


An 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
Application Process:
  • Resume/CV
  • Cover Letter
  • 2 writing samples (650-800 words)

Please send the above material to [email protected]. You can contact us at the following phone number +91 80 4197 1000. Thank you for your interest in working with the Synergia Foundation.

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