Appointed - Senior Researcher

  • Location: London
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Ref: BH-2009-7502
  • 2020-10-07T00:00:00+00:00
  • Ellwood Atfield

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The Health Policy Partnership is looking for a Senior Researcher

This is a unique opportunity with one of Europe’s leading and fastest growing health policy consultancy for a Senior Researcher. With a wide portfolio of policy areas, with a particular focus on chronic disease and strategic healthcare system challenges, this is an exciting opportunity for somebody to engage with health policy at a national, European and international level.

Main responsibilities

  • Managing research projects from creation to delivery, you will conduct research (independently or as part of a small team) and translate it to highly credible, impactful work which will communicate a case for change with policymakers and other key decision makers
  • Ensuring that projects are delivered on time and to budget, with high-quality outputs to meet with client expectations
  • When working on international projects, tailor communications to local, cultural and nuanced country settings
  • Build and maintain close relationships with a wide variety of stakeholders, both internal and external, which include clinicians, policymakers, sector leads, patient groups and professional societies.

Skills and experience

  • Masters in health policy or other related field, with excellent research, analysis and writing skills to a variety of public
  • Proven experience managing research projects from creation to delivery
  • Experience of other healthcare systems and bi-lingual is an advantage
  • Extensive experience undertaking qualitive interviews and working with leading experts to be able to distinguish and prioritise key messages.

Closing date: 15th October, with interviews taking place week commencing 19th  October with a view to start ASAP.