Associate Director - Policy and Evaluation Research

£40000 - £50000 per annum
14 Nov 2016
12 Dec 2016
Marketing Disciplines
Insight, Market Research
Contract Type
Work Experience Level
Agency-side or Client-side
Agency Side
Job Role
Associate Director - London - Policy and Evaluation Research
Leading Independent Agency! £40,000 - £50,000

This independent agency work on behalf of government and charities to find out what people really think about social issues and the impact these issues have on their lifestyle, health and relationships. As an Associate Director within the policy evaluation team you will lead, drive and develop numerous fascinating research projects as well as play an active role in the wider life of the agency; contributing to business development and the training of junior staff so as to ensure the agency's continued success and visible presence across the country. Policy research covers numerous areas including health, education, energy and environment, work, employment and welfare.

Working within the small, talented and dedicated evaluation team you will need to be a specialists quantitative (any qualitative is a plus) researcher with the ability to pitch, design and deliver high quality evaluations for clients across the public, private and third sectors. Already an experienced quantitative researcher you will have advanced knowledge of survey design and analysis and experience of delivering complex evaluation projects. Strong leadership and project management skills are absolutely essential along with a track record of building strong relationships with colleagues and clients. Experience from within social/public sector research will be absolutely key and you will have a genuine interest in a variety of policy areas and research methodologies. In return for your skills you will join a friendly and supportive team with a challenging research programme and the opportunity to progress your career whilst playing an influential role in shaping social policy decisions.

If you are interested in this opportunity, please send your CV to Cate Biles at Resources Group at