Senior Research Associate/Senior Scientist (Social and Welfare Research)

Senior Research Associate/Senior Scientist (Social and Welfare Research)

Blind Veterans UK

London, United Kingdom

Location: Marylebone, London
Contract: Full time, fixed term – 3 years
Salary: up to £42,000 (dependent on experience) + benefits

At Blind Veterans UK believe every blind veteran should be able to lead the life they choose. We provide rehabilitation, training, practical advice and emotional support, together we can help rebuild lives.

We are currently looking for a Senior Research Associate/Senior Scientist (Social and Welfare Research) on a three- year fixed term basis to support the Head of Research and Innovation in carrying out primary and secondary research, collating and managing data sets, drafting papers and reports.

As the Senior Research Associate will have an important role in delivering the core work carried out by the Department of Research and Innovation, Division of Social and Welfare Research at times contributing with advice to other divisions.

The ideal candidate will have excellent organisational and communication skills, experience of data analysis/manipulation tools, have a proven track record of scientific writing and experience in writing grant proposals. Further details about the role and the charity can be found via our website.

Closing date: Tuesday 4 December 2018 at noon

Interviews: W/c 17 December 2018

If you would like to apply, please email your up to date CV and a supporting statement of no more than a 1000 words in total, setting out;

  1. Your leadership and research philosophy and how you have been able to apply it to research complex populations.
  2. How you have worked successfully in the past in collaboration with different professional disciplines in order to provide a seamless research for the benefit of others.

Please click the link and submit your CV and supporting statement via our website. Please note, CVs without a supporting statement, as detailed above, will not be accepted.

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