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Head of Research and Insight

Head of Research and Insight

  • Location:

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Research & Policy

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  • Salary:

    £47170.00 - £55494.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Donovan Whittaker

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  • Published:

    over 3 years ago

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An established Regulatory body based in Central London has a new fantastic opportunity for an experienced Research and Insight senior professional. The main focus for your role will be to lead the data and intelligence strategy. You will be making a significant contribution to the leadership of the directorate by working closely with colleagues to manage change. Your colleagues will be counting on your expertise when it comes to research and analysis.

Main responsibilities for the Head of Research and Insight:

Lead the establishing of research and insight function to strengthen impact of activities
Oversee the improvement and delivery of evidence strategy
Commission and deliver agenda setting pieces of work through partners such as think tanks and researchers
Evaluate the impact of strategic programmes for learning and improvement
Design and implement data collection, extraction and analysis approaches
Assess impact and present reports for strategic direction
Engage stakeholders at all levels internally and externally to ensure initiatives meet business needs

Essential criteria for the Head of Research and Insight:

Skilled and experienced in the application of research and evaluation methods
Demonstrable experience leading research projects, developing appropriate methodologies
Experience in undertaking literature searches and reviews to appraise its quality
Excellent programme and project management skills
Experience in monitoring and evaluating impact for strategic organisation wide processes
Proven ability in commissioning research and managing external agencies
Experience of working effectively with boards and committees

To apply for this Head of Research and Insight opportunity, please email your CV to our Office & Specialist Support Team quoting the reference number 64834DW. All applicants must be eligible to work in the UK.