Kandy Consulting Group (KCG), based in Kandy, is a Company with its main objective of conducting Socio-Economic Research.

KCG is a multi-faceted company setup with the capacity to provide consultancy services in many fields including Management and Information Technology.

KCG maintains firm global links, both individual and institutional, in the areas of its professional interests.


Number of positions available – 01 Research Assistant (Qualitative Research) – project duration 3 months

The position requires a dedicated individual to carry out the functions mentioned below:


Job Profile
  • Planning & organizing logistics relating to fieldwork
  • Participating & assisting principal investigators in conducting fieldwork
  • Recording interviews & discussions
  • Note taking during fieldwork
  • Transcribing interviews/discussions
  • Providing inputs during data analysis & report writing
  • Maintain records, log sheets, and field updates


Required Qualifications
  • Degree from a recognized university with UGC accreditation. (Graduates ONLY)
  • High proficiency in English & Sinhala (Being Trilingual would be an added advantage)
  • A strong interest in qualitative field research assignments
  • Previous work experience in qualitative research would be an added advantage.
  • Available to work on a full-time basis, starting from mid-May to late August 2023
  • Be conversant with computers and software
  • Ability to meet deadlines and work under pressure



Will be based on qualifications, experience and accomplishment of assigned tasks.

The successful candidate would report to the field supervisor and to the field coordinator.

If interested please apply via the link Research Assistant - Qualitative on or before the 17th of May 2023.

Only shortlisted candidates will be called for interviews.

Head of Research – Kandy Consulting Group