Senior Research Officer

National Council for Voluntary Organisations (NCVO)

Closing date: 9am Thursday 19 October 2017

Interviews: Monday 30 October 2017

NCVO’s research is used extensively by policy makers and practitioners. We are now looking for a Senior Research Officer to support our work and join our busy Research Team.

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced researcher with knowledge of the voluntary sector and volunteering. You have excellent qualitative and quantitative research skills, your work will focus on developing, managing and delivering research projects. You have strong communications skills and use a range of approaches (e.g. writing reports, blogging and using social media, speaking in public) in order to inform and influence policy and practice.

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About NCVO

Each day, millions of people make a difference to the causes they believe in through voluntary organisations and volunteering.

This thriving voluntary sector and volunteer movement are essential for a better society – especially in times of challenge and change.

That’s why, inspired and empowered by our 13,000 members, NCVO champions the voluntary sector and volunteering. We do this by connecting, representing and supporting voluntary organisations, from the smallest community groups to the largest charities.

NCVO is an equal opportunities employer and we welcome applications from everyone. Charity No. 225922

Benefits for NCVO employees

NCVO offers attractive benefits including: 25 days’ annual leave and the option to purchase up to 5 more days each year, 5 days volunteering leave, subsidised gym membership, season ticket loan, flexible working including opportunities to work from home/off-site, generous contributions to a stakeholder pension scheme and training and development opportunities. We are located a short walk from London King’s Cross station in a modern building, overlooking Regent’s canal.