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Social scientist

Job Profile

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate, and take positive steps to create an inclusive culture.

Job Description

We are currently looking for an experienced social scientist to join our environment team to be based in our Singapore office where you will be working on projects across south-east Asia and in the wider region.

The work of our team covers:

- social impact assessment (SIA), social risk management and monitoring and social safeguard action planning
- social due diligence (SDD) and equator principle compliance reviews
- resettlement, livelihood restoration and indigenous peoples’ development planning
- public consultation, disclosure and stakeholder engagement planning
- labour audits and labour management planning
- gender analysis and action planning
- health impact assessment

Candidate Specification

We welcome applications from social scientists with the following experience:


- English language skills (spoken and written) and at least one regional south-east Asian language skills
- bachelors or masters qualification in a discipline related to sociology, social development, or a core service area of the team
- experience in carrying out SIAs, due diligence reviews and resettlement action plans
- experience of IFC safeguards
- experience of working in south-east Asia and internationally
- ability to undertake international trips as required
- excellent communication and report writing skills
- experience mentoring junior staff


- experience of providing environmental and social due diligence services, ideally within the power/ energy market sectors.
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