Research Associate

Location
City of London
Salary
£25000 - £28000 per annum + benefits
Posted
09 Aug 2019
Closes
08 Sep 2019
Ref
JST/28215
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

I am currently recruiting a great Research role for a dynamic youth-focused Not-for-Profit organisation based in Central London. They are currently looking for a Research Associate to join their team on a permanent basis. The role will be paying up to £28,000.

The role is reporting into the Senior Researcher and sits within The Research & Evaluation team who are responsible for high quality and impactful research and evaluation.

The successful post holder will provide administrative support to the Head of Research & Evaluation as well as the rest of the team. You will support the team with the delivery of the research and evaluation strategy, along with providing support to internal research and evaluation studies and commissioned projects (such as procurement exercise and ongoing supplier and project management). Support on drafting research documents such as topic guides, questionnaires, information sheets and consent forms. Conducting interviews/focus groups with young people and senior stakeholders within the business, working on qualitative transcripts and quantitative data.

This is a great opportunity to get into the Not-for-profit sector and for someone who really wants to build a career in Research.

Ideal candidates will display:

  • Educated to degree level and have studied a relevant subject (Humanities & Social sciences, Education)
  • At least 12 months experience supporting the delivery of high quality research studies in an evaluation context
  • Solid understanding of both qualitative and quantitative research methods
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

They are open to looking at candidates from those working in Academia, public or third sectors, or who have come from a commercial background. If you are interested in discussing the role in more detail please apply with an up to date CV.

Unfortunately due to the high number of applications we receive we will not be able to come back to all unsuccessful candidates so if we have not come back to you 1-2 weeks after you application unsuccessful. This is a fast moving role so please get in touch ASAP if you are interested.

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