Come Work With Us - Data Consultant for Dóchas Electoral Snapshots

Dóchas is seeking a data consultant to collect, analyse and present data for the Dóchas Electoral Snapshots.

Closing date: 5pm July 8th

02 Jul 2024

Terms of Reference: Data Consultant - Dóchas Electoral snapshots

June 2024

1. Background

Dóchas connects, strengthens and represents a network of international development and humanitarian organisations who have a shared vision of a just, sustainable and equal world. Dóchas unites 56 organisations, ranging from small specialist charities to large international NGOs with a worldwide presence. Our members are committed to human rights, justice and the eradication of poverty, and demonstrate this through their work in international development, healthcare, protection, humanitarian assistance, sustainability, education and inclusion. Dóchas members value collaboration and believe that through working together, we can achieve our collective goals. There is a willingness among members to collaborate more systematically, share capabilities and engage in a network where we can learn and act together.

2. Purpose

An Irish general election is due to be called in late 2024 or early 2025. In preparation for cross-party political engagement during this period, Dóchas aims to publish a series of electoral snapshots to illustrate the level of public support, interest and trust in aid and development NGOs across the country.

The Dóchas Electorate Snapshots will be a critical advocacy tool for Dóchas and its members when meeting with political stakeholders. The purpose is to collect, analyse, and present data on the level of electorate-by-county support for aid and humanitarian and development NGOs in Ireland. More specifically, the Electorate Snapshots will be used to demonstrate to political and media stakeholders:

3. Scope

For every county in Ireland, collect, analyse, and present data on:

For Ireland, collect, analyse and present data on:

4. Outline of work



Data Finalisation

5. Deliverables

The deliverables for the 2024 Electorate Snapshots include:

6. Skills & Experience

7. Methodology, Contract and Timing

It is envisaged that this piece of work should take approximately 6-8 days over July and August.

Deliverables are due by the 23rd August 2024.

8. Confidentiality and Data Protection

A normal duty of confidentiality is expected in relation to Dóchas business, both during and after this consultancy. All documents (e.g. records, reports, plans, policies, papers, files) relating to work carried out in the course of this consultancy with Dóchas will remain the property of Dóchas at all times. The consultant will not retain copies of such  records. The consultant will not at any time either during the period covered by this contract or after its termination make use of or communicate to any unauthorised person/body any confidential information about Dóchas which may have obtained during the course of this consultancy.

9. Process

Please send an Expression of Interest detailing how you meet the skills and experience required, and proposed methodology to anna(at) by Monday 8th July @5pm.

Enquiries regarding the consultancy can be made to jane-ann(at) 


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