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Principle Researcher, Greater Manchester UTA, Research and Policy Team. This post has now closed

We are looking to appoint a unique and exceptional candidate demonstrating a high level of energy, passion and personal drive to be our Greater Manchester (GM) UTA Principle Researcher within the Research and Policy Team. You will need to be self-motivated, disciplined and socially aware, have excellent ICT and communication skills, particularly Microsoft Excel, Word and PowerPoint packages amongst other office and research tools, you must be comfortable at communicating with a range of stakeholders including: single homeless adults, project workers, local managers, senior managers and a variety of representatives from local authorities as well as have experience conducting qualitative research.

This role will support the Strategic Lead for Research and Policy to spearhead research into UTA across each local authorities in Greater Manchester. This research will be informative and will also lay the foundation for Temporary Accommodation Action Groups across the region. The role requires an excellent understanding of Justlife’s current published research as well as an awareness of local and national policy affecting UTA and those housed in this sector. The post holder will be required to work as part of a team, but also be able to work autonomously, taking the initiative to plan and deliver your own work. This will include the ability to multi task, efficient diary management and excellent communication skills. The role may at times go beyond the scope of this job description and the person is expected to be part of the Justlife team undertaking any reasonable tasks required to assist the organisation in achieving its objectives.

Application Deadline: 5pm Monday 5 November 2018  

Interviews:  Monday 12 November 2018

To apply for this post please download the job pack, application and equal opportunities forms below.

Job Pack Principle Researcher GM UTA October 2018

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