- Research Fellow - Work and Welfare State, UK

Research Fellow - Work and Welfare State

Location: London

Salary: £31,093-£36,580 per annum (dependent on experience) plus benefits

Job Details

IPPR (Institute for Public Policy Research) is committed to equality of opportunity and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

Permanent - Full Time (37.5 hours per week)

IPPR is looking for a talented researcher to join its Work and Welfare State programme. The Research Fellow will join a team of leading experts on public sector reform and skills. They will operate across a range of programmes, including IPPR’s flagship initiative on the future of the NHS and a new project on post-austerity public services.

The Research Fellow’s responsibilities will include: conducting high quality research and analysis; identifying policy recommendations; managing projects and developing research proposals.

The successful candidate will have a graduate level qualification or equivalent training and work experience related fields. They will possess good research and analysis skills and ideally a sound understanding of either health or employment and skills related policy issues with the ability to link analysis to current policy debates.

Quantitative research skills would be highly desirable. Their policy knowledge and research skills, will be complimented by excellent written communication and interpersonal skills; the ability to manage their workload to meet deadlines, and a clear commitment to the work and values of IPPR

As part of our commitment to flexible working we will consider a range of options for the successful applicant to fill the post. All options can be discussed at interview stage.

Closing Date: 2 July 2018

Interview/Start Dates

The closing time for receipt of completed applications is 9am.

Interviews will be held on Wednesday 11 July 2018.

Application Details

For an information pack and application form please visit www.ippr.org/about/vacancies

Please do not send CVs.

Job posted on 20th June 2018
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