Job description

Requirements

  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • London

Description

Contract: Permanent, Full-Time


Coram International is a legal and research consultancy based at the Coram Children’s Legal Centre in Bloomsbury, London. Our team works with UN agencies, international charities and governments around the world to promote and protect the human rights of children.


Our research covers a broad range of thematic areas including: the treatment of children within criminal justice systems, violence against children and child protection, child migration and trafficking, child marriage, adolescents’ access to sexual and reproductive health rights, the use of children in armed conflict and terrorism, and many others. We have carried out research and evaluations in over 65 countries worldwide.


We are seeking an experienced researcher, with particular skills in quantitative and statistical methods, to join our small, friendly team.


The successful candidate will have proven experience designing and implementing research involving large surveys/ statistical datasets. They will have experience designing probability-based sampling strategies and survey questionnaires, and be proficient in conducting statistical analyses through the use of STATA software.


In addition, the ideal candidate will be skilled at interpreting and presenting statistical data for non-specialist audiences, and have a sense of how to embed statistical data within the context of a broader qualitative analysis of results.


They will be able to write clearly, concisely, and in a compelling manner for a range of policy, practitioner and academic audiences, and will possess high levels of initiative, along with a willingness to take responsibility for their own work load and professional development.


The successful candidate will have the opportunity to work on a diverse range of projects, and to develop their skills in a range of technical and thematic areas related to child law and human rights.


The post will be based in London with regular, short periods of overseas travel.


Please note that the successful candidate would need to start ASAP.


To apply, please click on the "apply" link to complete the application form. When writing your supporting statement, please address the person specification and indicate your availabilities.


Due to limited resources, we will only be able to contact you if you have been short listed for interview.


Closing date: 23:59, Monday 27th May 2019


Interview: TBC


Coram Children’s Legal Centre is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community. We are committed to the safeguarding of children and will require the successful applicant to undertake an enhanced check from the Disclosure and Barring Service.


Registered charity no. 281222.

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