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Reference: 76007

Date Added: 21 September 2020
Closing Date: 16 October 2020

Job Title: Economic Researcher

Working For: Learning and Work Institute

Location: Leicester or London

Salary: £22,000 - £29,000 per annum, depending on experience and location

Job Details

Leicester or London

Permanent - Full-time role / Flexibility or Part-time considered

Learning and Work Institute is an independent research, development and policy organisation dedicated to promoting lifelong learning, full employment and inclusion.

We're focused on the big questions. What impact will coronavirus have on the labour market and how should policy respond? How do we help more people to develop their skills in a changing job market?

We’re looking to recruit an economic researcher to join our growing team and support us in maintaining excellence in the production of evidence and advice on learning, skills and employment. You will contribute to the design, development and dissemination of quantitative based, high-quality projects; interpret complex data and produce statistical analysis that is accessible to a wide range of audiences; work effectively with team members and partners; and help to ensure our work makes an impact on policy and practice.

The ideal candidate will bring strong knowledge and experience of a range of statistical, analytical and evaluation techniques and an interest in the policy context for learning, skills and employment.

In return, you will have the opportunity to learn from renowned experts and you will shape and develop research programmes across our areas of expertise. We are a friendly and supportive team, passionate and enthusiastic about our work. We support each other to develop and flourish.

L&W is a Silver Investor in People award holder, committed to equal opportunities and staff development including support for formal qualifications when applicable.

L&W prides itself on being a supportive and flexible employer. We recognise the importance of work-life balance for our staff and will consider flexible working arrangements.

The successful candidate will have to undergo an enhanced DBS check.

The closing date for applications is 12 noon on Friday 16 October 2020.

Should you require any adjustments to participate in this recruitment process, please make this clear when you apply.

Closing Date: 16 October 2020

Interview/Start Dates

We anticipate that interviews will take place via Zoom week commencing 26 October 2020.

Application Details

For more information and to apply, please visit our website: https://learningandwork.org.uk/about-us/work-with-us/

Website: https://learningandwork.org.uk/

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