Date Added: 12 July 2018
: 23 July 2018
Job Title: Research assistant
Working For: Fabian Society
Salary: £20,000 Plus 7% pension contribution
The Fabian Society’s development programme provides one-year paid appointments, which are designed to help people who are new to politics to gain skills and experience. The programme is streamed by job function to support participants gain understanding and skills in the area of their choice.
Within the development programme, we are now looking for a research assistant to support our research team, under the line management of the deputy general secretary. This exciting role will enable you to play a crucial part in creating high-quality thinktank research and opinion leading publications. We’re looking for someone with a keen interest in politics and policy research, good communication skills and a willingness to develop the skills needed to succeed in a thinktank environment. As part of our development programme, we’ll train and help you to deliver smaller projects of your own, and make sure that at the end of your contract you are ready to take a step up in your career.
People from backgrounds that are underrepresented in Westminster and at the Fabian Society are particularly encouraged to apply. This includes women, disabled people and people from low-income or minority ethnic backgrounds.
Closing Date: 23 July 2018
Interviews will take place between 25-27 July.
Please visit https://fabians.org.uk/about-us/recruitment/ and scroll down to the research assistant post.