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Researcher job: Wales

December 15th 2020

Fair work in the foundational economy

Applications for this role are now paused.

Experienced researcher required for immediate start

The Bevan Foundation is Wales’ most influential think tank. We are urgently seeking a skilled and experienced researcher to investigate fair work in the retail, social care and hospitality sectors in Wales and to develop proposals for change in a devolved context.

You will have an excellent understanding of the labour market and in particular the role of trades unions in determining terms and conditions of work.  You will have good qualitative and quantitative research skills and be able to communicate your findings clearly orally and in writing. You will also have a proven track record of delivering complex assignments to tight deadlines.

The office is based in Merthyr Tydfil but most work is currently remote.

This assignment is up to 31st March and is available on an employee or freelance basis.  The salary is in the range of £28-30,500 p.a. (more for an exceptional candidate)/ freelance day rate to be agreed.

Please note that we will be reviewing applications and interviewing weekly, on a rolling basis, until we identify a suitable candidate.  Early applications are therefore encouraged.

For further details please email [email protected]

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