I am currently recruiting for a Digital User Researcher, on a 7 month contract paying £715 P/D inside IR35 remote.
Digital User Researcher
Contract Length: 7 months up
Rate: £715 a day UMB
This person will: • work closely with other URs, the relevant Senior UR and agile, multi-discipline development teams and with wider govt agencies, to design, deliver and implement new digital services, and/or improve live services. • design, manage and execute user research (qualitative, quantitative, collaborative, online and usability research) with both the public and relevant professionals. • help to lead the strategic direction of the programme, in a user centred approach, through high quality user insight • communicate with sensitivity and diplomacy to ensure the right direction is followed and that user needs are at the forefront of the design process • supervise, line manage and develop associate user researchers (where applicable)
-Substantial specialist knowledge of a range of research approaches including both quantitative and qualitative methodology.
-Experience of leading research within an agile multi- disciplinary product team to devise programmes of research.
-Proven ability to communicate confidently within the scope of the role’s responsibilities by using appropriate tools and language (this may be of a technical nature) to a varied audience of internal and external stakeholders.
-Experience of delivering research that has had a demonstrable positive influence on service and product design.
-Proven ability to direct others to undertake specified tasks by clearly determining roles and responsibilities, deliverables, milestones and limits for independent decision - making within agreed timescales.
-Skilled in the full lifecycle of research from designing research, recruiting, conducting research, analysing and communicating.