Research assistant

Salary £30,332 pa
Hours Full-time (35 hours per week)
Contract Permanent contract
Location Society Building, 8 All Saints Street, London N1 
Closing date 09.00 Monday 4 March 2019
Interviews Thursday 14 March 2019
Reference RA

NCVO’s research is used extensively by policy makers and practitioners. We are now looking for a research assistant to support our work and join our busy research team.

This is an exciting opportunity for a researcher with knowledge and experience of qualitative and quantitative research methods. You provide support and assist with the team’s research activities and projects. You work effectively as part of a team and also independently. You have a high level of organisational skills, manage competing deadlines, and have well-developed verbal and written communication skills.

Job information

How to apply

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About NCVO

Each day, millions of people make a difference to the causes they believe in through voluntary organisations and volunteering.

This thriving voluntary sector and volunteer movement are essential for a better society – especially in times of challenge and change.

That’s why, inspired and empowered by our 14,000 members, NCVO champions the voluntary sector and volunteering. We do this by connecting, representing and supporting voluntary organisations, from the smallest community groups to the largest charities.

NCVO is an equal opportunities employer and we welcome applications from everyone. Charity No. 225922

Benefits for NCVO employees

NCVO offers attractive benefits including: 25 days’ annual leave (for full time staff and pro-rata for part-time staff) and the option to purchase up to 5 more days each year, take 35 hours of volunteering leave per year, subsidised gym membership, season ticket loan, flexible working including opportunities to work from home/off-site, generous contributions to a stakeholder pension scheme and training and development opportunities. We are located a short walk from London King’s Cross station in a modern building, overlooking Regent’s canal. 

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