Researcher

Closing Date:  February 2017

Policy North is looking for a Researcher to join our team. The Researcher will be responsible for helping to produce independent and challenging research.

We conduct authoritative research on key issues in North East and produce effective policy solutions that help shape the debate on the region’s social and economic future. We are proud to be the only thinktank exclusively focused on issues affecting the North East.

Our aim is to ensure our thinking and ideas have significant influence on public debate and policy in the region.

  • Transport and infrastructure  
  • Business and investment
  • Healthcare
  • Housing and Planning

We deliver an extensive programme of research and publications as well as holding regular events with experts from across the North East including business leaders and key decision makers. We also engage with politicians from across the political spectrum.

The Researcher will contribute to Policy North’s research programme. They will work across our key policy areas. They will also build strong relationships with our research partners. 

The successful candidate will have a good understanding of both quantitative and qualitative research, an interest in policy implications for the North East, alongside excellent verbal and written communication skills. 

This unique position as the North East's only dedicated thinktank will give the the Researcher a real opportunity to help shape the public policy debate across the North East.

  • An ability to source relevant data-sets
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • An ability to produce high quality, well sourced research
  • An ability to work both independently and collaboratively
  • Strong organisational skills

To apply, please send your CV and a covering letter, clearly setting out why you would like the role and your suitability in terms of skills and experience, to lewis.bruford@monumentalpr.co.uk or fill out the form below. 


Research Intern

Closing Date: February 2017

Policy North is looking for a Research Intern to join our team. The Intern will be responsible for helping our Researcher to produce independent and challenging research.

To apply, please send your CV and a covering letter, clearly setting out why you would like the role and your suitability in terms of skills and experience, to lewis.bruford@monumentalpr.co.uk or fill out the form below. 


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