Request for applicants for potential assignment for 24 months or longer

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About Us


L-IFT is a research organization committed to empowering communities through data. At L-IFT, we believe in providing value for money and ensuring that those who contribute to our process directly benefit from it. We strive to make open-source data accessible to all as a utility service, continuously building evidence to support our work.

Our mission is to help communities learn from data and to train youth to be customer-centric. By building skills for serving low-income people, we provide young, local individuals with valuable work experience. Our goal is to help respondents develop self-awareness and confidence, enabling them to take control of their own futures.

Join us on our journey to create a better, more informed world. Together, we can make a difference.


What we are looking for

We seek to partner with an expert in the education sector to do research on the effects of an intervention on learning outcomes and school enrollment capacity in Kenya.  For this project we are looking for someone with over 5 years of research experience in the education sector particularly on impact evaluation. We are looking for someone who has knowledge and experience in evaluating education results at student level on any educational level with experience in impact measurement methodology design specifically for education, understanding of Kenyan education system including private low-cost providers, experience in project implementation/management. We look for someone with good report writing skills and who is good in communication and presentation in general. The candidate should be familiar with the Annual Status of Education Report (ASER) tool (Uwezo) which will be the main tool of analysis.

We may be able to offer a full-time position as an employee or part-time as a consultant.

Please be aware that this is not a confirmed opportunity but will depend on us winning the assignment.


Deadline of application

26/08/2023 and we will review on a rolling basis.


How to apply

Interested researchers can show their interest in this potential position through sending their applications to [link to application format]. 

N.B. If you are an organization with these skills and you would like to partner as an organization, that can also work. Please send an email to