Head of Research I Applications for this role have now closed

  •   Permanent
  •   London

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Head of Research

Position: Permanent

Salary: £45,000 to £50,000

Location: London


The position:

Our leading international health charity client is recruiting a Head of Research.  As part of a senior management team, this role will manage a flagship project and lead on the implementation of the exciting next phase of this project.  This will involve the collection and analysis of evidence, the development of statistics and providing expert guidance and advise across the organisation in the UK and internationally.  You will act as a spokesperson on science-related media activities, and engage with a range of audiences, including the public, health professionals, policy makers and scientists.  Finally, you will manage and develop 2 staff members.



  • You will hold a PhD degree in a science subject and at least 3 years experience in a relevant area such as public health, nutrition, cancer or epidemiology
  • You will be able to demonstrate your proven leadership skills and experience of line managing staff
  • You will have strong project management and evaluation experience
  • Excellent science communication skills including experience of writing scientific papers and presenting to scientific audiences.


*If this role isn’t quite right for you, we’d love you to consider recommending a colleague to us.  We offer a refer a friend scheme, giving you the opportunity to earn a £300 John Lewis voucher, or an equivalent donation to a charity of your choice.  Please contact us for more information about this scheme. T&Cs apply.

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Applications Accepted Until

10 July 2020

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