Senior Research Officer / Programme Manager (socia...

Recruiter
Hays London Ebury Gate
Location
London
Salary
Competitive
Posted
31 Aug 2017
Expires
23 Sep 2017
Sector
Childcare
Contract Type
Temporary
Your new company A charity based in Central London, who are focused on improving social well-being by funding research and innovation projects in education and social policy, are seeking an interim Senior Research Officer / Programme Manager to support on a number of projects, including one involved in Data Ethics. Your new role In this role you will be required to focus on general research and project support which will include: research, gathering information, data search, conversations; studying legislation and practice; data analysis; synthesising information; liaising with contacts and network; attending scoping meetings and workshops; assisting with preparation for workshops; presenting information in helpful formats including power-point slides. This role may well develop in due course into more project management support. What you'll need to succeed As the successful candidate you will have a strong academic record and significant experience in a relevant role within the private or public sector, or in policy development. You will be delivery focused, able to work to tight deadlines. You will be a self-starter, proactive, able to work with minimal supervision and flexible in your approach. What you'll get in return This is a 6month role on either an hourly rate or fixed-term contract basis. This is working for a reputable organisation in the social research / education arena, in a very central London location. This is an excellent opportunity for someone to build on their experience whilst contributing to some very interesting projects in justice and welfare. The role is paying GBP35,000 per annum equivalent. What you need to do now If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV. Interviews will be soon with a start in very early September desired.Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers. By applying for this job you accept the T&C's, Privacy Policy and Disclaimers which can be found at hays.co.uk