Salary – £21,386

Full time (35 hours per week)

Permanent contract

Are you looking for a role where your talents as a researcher benefit the lives of families raising disabled or seriously ill children?

Family Fund is the UK’s largest charity providing grants for families raising disabled or seriously ill children and young people – providing over 88,000 grants and services worth over £33 million last year.

As Research and Information Officer you will work closely with the Research and Impact Manager in the co-ordination, planning and delivery of Family Fund’s research strategy. You will work with colleagues across the organisation to make best use of our data and ensure that the ‘voice of families’ is a key source of evidence within our research and evaluation activity. With the ability to confidently undertake research based on primary and secondary data, you will use both quantitative and qualitative methods and appropriate data analysis techniques.

The successful candidate will be a self-starter with excellent communication and interpersonal skills, pro-active and driven to succeed. With substantial research and evaluation experience you will be a well-organised team player with the ability to handle pressure and prioritise workload effectively.

This post is based in York.

If this describes you and your career aspirations, please submit a persuasive covering letter and CV to [email protected]

Please click here to read the job description.

For an informal discussion about this opportunity, please contact Richard Hughes, Research and Impact Manager, on 01904 571082.

Closing date for applications is 23 August 2019.

Family Fund is positive about disabled people and so all disabled applicants who demonstrate that they meet the minimum requirements for the role will be asked to attend interview.