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Researcher – Guildford, Surrey / WFH

£45,000 - £50,000 pro rata plus benefits

This role is being offered on a 6-month contract basis initially, with an immediate start if possible, possibly leading to a permanent position over time.  This is also a remote working position.

  • Have you obtained an undergraduate degree; with a master’s being a plus?
  • Do you have 3-5 years professional experience?
  • Are you an individual with strong written / verbal communication skills, who is proactive and self-motivated?

About our Client

Our client is looking for an ambitious and proven Researcher with a keen interest and understanding of technology, with the ability to track trends and extracts insights to join their busy team in Guildford.

Job Description

The successful applicant will carry out the following duties:

  • Perform research on emerging technologies
  • Analyse findings to provide unique insights
  • Track trends
  • You will be involved in the planning and writing up of research projects
  • Interview start-ups and blue-chip companies
  • Report directly into the Knowledge lead
  • Be part of the Global Innovation Think Tank core team

The ideal candidate will have the following essential qualifications and skills:

  • Undergraduate degree. Master’s is a plus
  • 3-5 years professional experience
  • Strong understanding of relevant content area
  • Knowledgeable in new technology
  • Understanding of research techniques and statistical analysis / analytic techniques
  • Strong written / verbal communication skills
  • Proactive and self-motivated

The Successful Candidate

The focus of the team is to gain a deep understanding of key emerging technologies (Virtual/Augmented reality, 3D printing, Robotics, Quantum Computing, etc) to provide Leadership with insights to inform future developments and client discussions.

What’s on Offer

  • 25 days holiday (3 to be taken over festive period) plus bank holidays
  • Company trips
  • Car space or travel allowance
  • A real fun, friendly company with a family-vibe
  • Remote working position

Bluetree Recruits is an Equal Opportunities Employer

Bluetree Recruits Ltd is an Equal Opportunities Employer and acts as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

We offer equal opportunities to all candidates regardless of race, religion, gender, sexuality, disability, age and other protected status as required by applicable law.

We can only consider applications from candidates who are eligible to work in the UK.

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You can refer to job number VR/03009 when contacting us.
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