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We are looking for a Junior Data Researcher to join the team at OCSI.
The data & research role at OCSI is a great starting point for anybody wanting to get into quantitative research or data science. It offers the opportunity to use statistical and analytical skills to help public sector and social organisations effectively plan, target and evaluate programmes.
Based in Brighton, we are a social research consultancy with a strong technical focus. We use our expertise in research and technology to provide tools, analysis and support for organisations working for social good. We work at the cutting-edge of data, digital and public sector – take a look at https://ocsi.uk/ to find out more about the projects we are working on.
The successful candidate will play a key role as part of the OCSI research team primarily involved with supporting and maintaining the data on our mapping products Local Insight and Community Insight. The role will include:
You’ll also be developing your quantitative research skills. This could potentially involve learning to use statistical software (STATA), data integration software (FME) and database management software (MySQL).
As part of the role, we will also encourage you to get involved with other aspects of OCSI’s work, which may for example include gaining experience of client meetings, user support, marketing and communications.
We are looking for:
The starting salary will be £20,000 per annum. This is a full-time role, although we can be flexible if that is important to you. This is a permanent role, with a 12 month probationary period.
You’ll be based in our Brighton office in the vibrant North Laine cafes and pubs quarter. There may be occasional travel to London and further afield for meetings as required.
If you like the sound of all this, please send a copy of your CV and a covering letter to firstname.lastname@example.org.
For more information or for an informal chat regarding the role, please contact Stefan Noble by email (email@example.com) or ring 01273 810270
The deadline for applications is Friday 21st September and we are looking to schedule interviews from the week beginning 24th September.
We reserve the right to fill the position early.
We look forward to hearing from you!
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