WORKING HOURS: 35 hours per week, open to flexible and part-time working.
CONTRACT TYPE: Permanent
LOCATION: Central London, SW1P 3HE
The National Institute of Economic and Social Research is Britain’s oldest, and one of its most prestigious independent research institutes. We specialise in applied social and economic research, combining high academic standards with relevance to policy making. Our reputation for quality and independence, outstanding networks and unrivalled location at the heart of Westminster makes us the ideal base to build a national profile for academic or policy research that makes real impact.
We are seeking a Senior Social Researcher to join the team on a permanent basis. The purpose of the role is to design and carry out qualitative social science research and lead on smaller research projects or elements of larger projects. The post holder will also build and cultivate external relationships, contribute to the drafting of research bids and proposals and undertake general project administration.
The research and public policy themes that this role will focus on are education and employment.
The essential requirements we are looking for in the successful candidate are:
Skills, Knowledge and Abilities
To apply for this role, please send full CV and a supporting statement of no more than 1,500 words setting how you meet the essential requirements outlined above. Please number each point and address these one at a time to ensure that we are able to fully consider how your experience, skills and abilities meet the needs of the post. Please refer to the attached job description and person specification for full details of the role.
Applications should be sent to Fran Leadbeater via email: email@example.com. In your application, please include the following:
If you would like any further information about the post, please contact Professor Adrian Pabst, Deputy Director of NIESR, firstname.lastname@example.org.
The deadline for applications is 4 July 2021. We will be shortlisting and interviewing candidates as we receive applications, so please submit your application early to ensure that it is considered. We also reserve the right to close this vacancy early.
|Hours:||Full Time, Part Time|
|Placed On:||11th June 2021|
|Closes:||4th July 2021|
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