Secondment opportunity for research analyst at the Observatory

West Midlands Regional Observatory logoThe Observatory is currently looking for an experienced research analyst to provide maternity cover for one of our team.

The post is available as a part-time secondment, working with us for 2-3 days per week until next summer.

The Observatory will be able to cover salary and related costs for the postholder for the days they are working for us.

Here’s the job description (DOC, 52kb).

The main purpose of the role will be to co-ordinate the Observatory’s contribution to the evidence base for the new Single Regional Strategy.

This will include overseeing any work undertaken in-house, project managing commissioned research projects and linking up with regional partners responsible for other parts of the evidence base.

The job will also involve providing support to colleagues from the region’s local authorities as they develop their Local Economic Assessments, as well as contributing to other Observatory research and activities.

If you are interested in the vacancy, or would like to find out more, please contact Stephen Howarth to discuss further. He can be contacted by email ( or by phone (0121 503 3239).

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