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Reference: 84583

Date Added: 14 June 2022
Closing Date: 27 June 2022

Job Title: Senior Researcher

Working For: Bright Blue

Location: London

Salary: £32,000 - £36,000

Length of Contract: Permanent

Job Details

  • Excited to use research to investigate social policy issues and propose long-term, evidence-based solutions?
  • Want to work in a fiercely independent, highly political organisation that takes a leading role in creating and convening important policy conversations to influence government and shape Britain?
  • Interested in building a profile on traditional and social media to establish yourself as a well-known policy expert?
  • Looking for a position in a small, diverse and highly collaborative team where you will have the opportunity to work across a range of social policy areas?

Bright Blue is an independent think tank for liberal conservatism. Our mission is to defend and improve liberal society.

We are looking for a Senior Researcher to join our organisation. The successful candidate will be conducting research, authoring policy reports and opinion articles, organising events, and representing Bright Blue in the media and at external events.

The successful candidate will be industrious and have an entrepreneurial mindset, demonstrate intellectual creativity and rigour, and will also have excellent attention to detail. The individual must have a strong background in and enjoyment of quantitative and/or qualitative research and writing: we welcome candidates from a wide range of research backgrounds.

The candidate must have a strong knowledge of and interest in UK social policy.

Full details about the position, including key responsibilities and person specification, can be found on our website.

Closing Date: 27 June 2022

Interview/Start Dates

Please submit your applications by 9am.

Application Details

Please submit your CV and a cover letter as a single pdf to Phoebe Arslanagic-Wakefield, Senior Research Fellow at Bright Blue, at phoebe@brightblue.org.uk. Please pay particular attention to the personal specification when writing your cover letter and ensure your cover letter does not exceed 800 words.

Website: http://www.brightblue.org.uk

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