The HASP Research Group is looking for an individual to manage a growing portfolio of randomised controlled trials (RCTs), predominantly in the field of education.
The main focus of the role will be to ensure the high quality delivery of ongoing experimental studies. The role will entail a significant proportion of time spent coordinating with external partners, in particular with intervention delivery teams, sub-contractors, and funders.
Outside of managing RCTs and contributing to ongoing projects, you will contribute to preparing proposals for further randomised, quasi-experimental and process evaluations across policy areas.
While RCT-specific experience is desirable, we encourage applications from those with other forms of research project management experience.
Essential technical Skills and Experience required for this role are:
Fluency in English is essential and proficiency in other EU languages would be useful.
Desirable experience of Randomised Controlled trials, managing specific tasks within trials (such as study design and analysis planning; Designing and piloting data; fieldwork, coordination and project management; dataset collation and management; analysis.) Experience of educational research is also desirable.
Finally the individual will hold a post graduate degree or equivalent
Please submit an application via RAND Europe’s online careers portal comprising a CV, covering letter and a short writing sample in English (up to 3 pages, aimed at a non-technical audience), which will all need to be submitted as one document.
The deadline for applications is 31 July 2018
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