an Economist Intelligence Unit business healthcare
Full or part time 12 month fixed term contract, with a view to a permanent position on completion
Based at Bazian Ltd, 10 Fitzroy Square, London W1T 5HP
Indicative salary range - £25,000 to £33,000 pro rata per annum depending on experience
Bazian specialises in applying clinical evidence to help optimise health within limited healthcare budgets. As a result of our continuing growth, we seek new staff to join us. We’re looking for people who are highly capable, self-motivated, results oriented and who will thrive in a highly collaborative and creative work environment.
Most importantly, we’re looking for people who share our passion for evidence and evidence-informed decision making.
We are seeking to appoint one or more Health Research Analysts to work within a team of experienced evidologists. The post-holder will work in a team with other members of the science unit to produce high quality, rapid analysis of health research, in addition to working with a wide range of stakeholders and supporting the wider work of Bazian.
This position covers the following areas of responsibility:
This is a fantastic opportunity for the right candidates to further their experience and expertise in the real-world application of Evidence-Based Medicine, playing a central role in a strong and highly motivated team who share the common goal of improving health through evidence.
Applicants should have a health-related degree, post degree experience and the ability to learn quickly in new areas. A postgraduate qualification in a scientific, pharmacy or medical field (PhD or MSc/MPH in public health) and specific experience in health services research or design, evaluation and interpretation of research are desirable.
An ability to interpret and represent complex information simply and to balance competing evidence is critical. Experience of Microsoft Word and Excel is essential as are excellent communication skills.
You must have the right to live and work in the UK to apply for these positions.
Closing date: 7th April 2011.
Interview dates: 13th – 18th April 2011.
To apply, please send a completed application form and CV to: Urmila Bhatt, firstname.lastname@example.org
Alternatively submit by post to:
Urmila Bhatt, Bazian Ltd, 10 Fitzroy Square, London W1T 5HP