an Economist Intelligence Unit business healthcare
We are seeking to appoint a Health Research Analyst to work within a team of experienced evidologists.
Salary range - £24,832 to £29,789 per annum depending on experience (with review at 6 months)
Full time 12 Month fixed term contract, with a view to a permanent position on completion
10 Fitzroy Square London W1T 5HP
The post-holder will work preparing systematic reviews, providing high quality, rapid analysis of health research and assisting in developing new products. To disseminate and further knowledge about methods and processes in epidemiology and health services research.
You will be involved in asking and defining relevant clinical questions, finding studies that help answer these, extracting data from research studies, interpreting this simply within the context set by the question, representing this visually, textually and verbally, and drawing justifiable conclusions. The position requires an ability to learn quickly in new clinical areas and to interpret and represent complex information simply.
The applicant will have a science or health related degree and at least two years post degree experience in a health related field. A postgraduate qualification in a scientific or medical field (PhD or MPH) and specific experience in health research or research design, evaluation and interpretation are desirable.
Experience of Microsoft Word and Excel is essential as are excellent communication skills.
Closing date: 30th September 2009.
Short listing date: 1st October 2009.
Interview date: Early October 2009.
Alternatively contact Urmila Bhatt on 020 7874 1594, email firstname.lastname@example.org