Senior Researcher - 6 month FTC - Part-time 3 days/wk

London (Greater)
£35,000 to £40,000 pro rata
09 Jan 2017
09 Feb 2017

Senior Researcher - 6 month FTC - Part-time 3 days/wk

The Organisation

Working for a professional membership body with expertise spanning employment, skills and business they partner with policymakers and government at the highest levels and represent over 3,000 businesses and 9,000 individuals. Committed to producing world-class research the success of this role is integral to delivering the organisational vision and strategy.

The Role

The part time Senior Researcher will plan and deliver quantitative and qualitative research both individually and via commissioning external suppliers. This will involve a mix of primary and secondary research including focus groups, interviews, online and phone surveys and then interpreting and analysing  data. You will manage regular monthly tracking surveys in addition to special projects and support the Director of Research and Communications to prepare external communications for research publications.

The Candidate

  • Experience of conducting both primary and secondary research
  • Excellent qualitative and quantitative research experience
  • Strong project management skills
  • Highly numerate with excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Previous experience of conducting research projects in a think tank, research agency or public sector or private sector environment
  • Ability to translate complex market information into engaging messages
  • Understanding/interest in the political and media landscape
  • Able to start early March 2017 and work Monday – Wednesday (inclusive)

This is a part-time (three days per week) role as part of a job share with another Senior Researcher who works two days per week.

To apply: Please send your CV via the application method below.