January 16, 2017

CCBS wishes to recruit a Research Officer

Research Officer

The person appointed will be based in Armagh, starting in March/April 2017. Among the essential competencies required for this post, he or she will have a good Honours degree in a relevant discipline (a postgraduate qualification is desirable); demonstrable experience in undertaking research projects based upon qualitative and/or quantitative research methods, including publications; experience of policy analysis; experience of editing and bringing research reports/policy papers to publication; and a high level of IT and organisational skills.

The person will be primarily contributing to the Centre’s work on Brexit, and to the production, promotion and dissemination of relevant research that may be carried out by her/himself and/or other staff, as well as undertaking research or dissemination activities related to other (new or existing) areas of the Centre’s work.

Salary: GBP£26,000-29,000pa, depending on experience and qualifications. This is a one-year contract initially.

Closing date for applications is 2.00pm on Friday 3 February 2017

INTERVIEWS will be held in Armagh on Monday 13 February 2017.


Please find below application form and further details of the post:

Research Officer – application form

Research officer- job description and employee specification