The Independent Research Institute of Mongolia (IRIM) is a leading organization that develops and conducts research, consultation, evaluation, and training projects. We are striving to become a world-class organization that provides independent consulting services, employs internationally recognized professionals and follows a sound corporate governance system. Since its incorporation in 2008, IRIM has been successfully involved in more than 100 projects and research works with various international and government organizations.

Starts: January 1, 2015

Ends: January 1, 2016 /Subject to extension by revision of contract/

Level of Effort: Full-time

Venue: IRIM office, Ulaanbaatar Mongolia

The Operations Director is responsible for the following major tasks:

  1. Management of human resources within the organization;
  2. Manage day-to-day operations of the office;
  3. Oversee, provide directions and actively engage in overall project management, planning, quality and controls
  4. Liaise projects’ planning and implementation, including identifying resource requirements for each project
  5. Improve the operational systems, processes and policies in support of organization’s mission;
  6. Play a significant role in long-term planning, including an initiative geared toward operational excellence;
  7. Support and report to CEO


  1. At least 5 years of relevant experience in undertaking development projects and managing research, monitoring and evaluation, and consulting services; 
  2. At least Master’s level degree in relevant field;
  3. Demonstrated experience in implementing and directing research, monitoring and evaluation and consulting services;
  4. Demonstrated leadership and vision in managing staff groups and major projects or initiatives;
  5. Excellent interpersonal skills and a collaborative management style;
  6. Fluency in English is required

Application procedure

  1. Complete the application form at
  2. Send your resume in English to
  3. IRIM will not provide any information by phone and email

Resume and application form are due by 5.00PM, December 24, 2014

Candidates will be contacted only if IRIM wishes to schedule an interview