We are seeking high quality
candidates for research analyst or senior research analyst positions; employment
will be for an initial period of 12 months with potential for extension. These
posts suit recent graduates with either first or post graduate degrees looking
to apply their analytical, logic and investigative skills to support strategic
analysis and problem-solving assignments to address industry needs in the
renewable energy, renewable materials and circular economy sector.
- Salary: Commensurate with experience
- Post Duration: 12 month fixed term contract
- Based: York
- Start Date: As soon as possible
- Closing Date for
Applications: 12 Noon on the 4th November 2021
Reporting to a member of the management team you will
undertake technology and policy evaluations, market research, and information
and data analysis, assisting in the preparation of client reports.
The post requires the ability to rapidly assimilate and
critically analyse data in a well-planned and efficient manner, and to
communicate information clearly and concisely. Individuals must have strong
verbal and written communication skills and demonstrate their ability to work
within a flexible team environment.
Qualified to degree level in chemical, biological,
environmental science or engineering the ideal candidate will be numerate and should
demonstrate a broad scientific understanding and ideally possess experience of
working in a field relevant to the bioeconomy or renewable industry, either in
industry or as part of an MSc or PhD. An understanding of the drivers for, and
challenges faced by the emerging bioeconomy would also be an advantage.
The roles are ideally suited to candidates with a strong
science or technology background looking to apply their knowledge in the areas
of business, technology and policy assessment.
Experience in techno-economic modelling, (bio) process
modelling, commercial project evaluation, sustainability assessment or
strategic business analysis would be considered advantageous.
roles provide an ideal opportunity for interested individuals to gain
experience of working within a high profile and rapidly growing business sector
and to drive forward a low carbon economy based on renewable materials.
Applications should be received in writing (by post or
email), including a covering letter and full Curriculum Vitae, to:
Biocentre, York Science Park, Heslington,
YORK, YO10 5DG