Senior User Researcher - London-6 Months-£550/ Day-Outside IR35

Recruiter
Circle Recruitment
Location
Farringdon
Posted
11 Jan 2018
Closes
12 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Senior User Researcher - London - 6 Months - £550/ Day - Outside IR35

Day Rate - £550

This role is outside IR35.

We are seeking a Senior User Researcher for our Government client based in London. This is an urgent requirement with a start ASAP.

As the Senior User Researcher, you will plan and lead user research activities as part of a delivery team working on complex services. You will build user centred practices, and align user research activities with wider plans to inform service proposition.

A proven track record with the following is required -

  • Experience of helping teams to adopt user centred service design and delivery practices and embed them into their agile workflow
  • The ability to understand the complex problems a team is trying to solve, and align user research activities to inform decision-making and action
  • Experience of helping teams adopt a wide range of user research methods, analysis and synthesis techniques and approaches to presenting and sharing findings
  • Proven experience of introducing new user research methods into a team, and guiding colleagues in the choice and effective application of research methods
  • The ability to include all kinds of users in appropriate research activities to help teams understand the diversity of users of government services
  • A good understanding of the social and technological context for government services, and experience of aligning user research activities to help teams understand changing user behaviour.

Desirable -

  • Knowledge of the technologies used to build and operate digital services, and the ability to work closely with colleagues in technical roles and to constructively challenges technical constraints
  • Experience of user research for government services.

This is an initial 6-month contract with the potential to extend. It will pay up to £550 per day depending upon experience.

If you are interested in the above role - please click the "Apply Now" button or email your CV along with your availability & contract rate to in the first instance.

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