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A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a Researcher (Financial Services) with a membership body in London. The role will include managing externally commissioned research, analysing secondary data sets and supporting the development of collaborative research projects.

You will:

  • To identify, review and analyse external sources of research, including but not limited to:
    • Government, regulator and industry surveys;
    • ONS, regulator and other data sources relating to pensions;
    • Think-tank papers and analysis.
  • To contribute to policy-focused, research presentations and reports and briefings across;
  • To undertake original statistical analysis of the industry or external sources of data (using SPSS and Excel).

You will have:

  • Proven experience of policy-related research, ideally in the field social policy. Preferably this experience would have been gathered in a public policy environment, e.g. a trade association, a Government department, a think tank, Parliament;
  • A broad understanding of the pension environment, with an awareness of existing sources of pension and savings research and pensions and savings data;
  • Educated to degree level or equivalent;
  • Relevant research qualification or evidence of qualification by experience;
  • Evidence of continual professional development relevant to the role;
  • Experience of using qualitative and quantitative approaches to undertake research projects;
  • Experience of designing small-scale research projects for either in-house work or commissioned projects.

To Apply

Please apply by way of CV to Kas Rothwell by clicking on the Apply button below, quoting reference ‘230/17/PubAffairs’. Processes are ongoing, and appointments will be made as soon as suitable candidates are identified and interviewed. You are encouraged to get in touch ASAP.

Your application will be reviewed by Michael Page. Please be aware we receive a high volume of applications for every role advertised from candidates who exceed the job credentials. We will only contact you within the next 14 days if you are selected for interview.

Where specific UK qualifications are required we will take into account overseas equivalents.

Michael Page is a world leading recruitment consultancy.

Apply online

  • Fill out the short form below and upload your CV.

Closing date

The closing date for applications for this post is 11:59pm on Monday 12th June 2017