Job description: Researcher
Fixed term contract
We are currently seeking a research associate to join our growing team on a six-month fixed-term contract with the potential to extend for a further six months.
Working from our London office, the ideal candidate will have strong written skills, an ambition to learn on the job, strong analytical skills and be confident to work independently as well as part of a team in a consultancy environment.
We are looking for someone who has a keen interest in media, business, politics and current affairs. A degree in a related subject is desirable, but not essential.
This is an entry-level role with a difference, offering unparalleled hands-on experience and the opportunity to work directly with a range of clients, across various sectors, helping them to make an impact.
Day-to-day responsibilities will include research, report writing, media analysis, content creation and public affairs engagement.
Research associates are an integral part of our team and support colleagues from our founding partners to our associates in Edinburgh and London to deliver work of the highest quality for our clients. Travel to Edinburgh from time to time will be required.
The ideal candidate will have exceptional organisational and interpersonal skills, strong communication skills, both verbally and in writing, and work well as part of a team.
They will show initiative and be curious about the world of business, politics and current affairs.
We are skilled advisors in long-term reputation and brand management, crisis and special situations, employee engagement, investor relations and media and political relations.
We are one of the most talked about strategic communications agencies in the UK, with an ambition to be amongst the most respected and trusted practitioners in our field.
We work with clients across the UK and internationally and pride ourselves on offering a perspective from a different place.
Please email your CV and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org
Deadline: 5pm, Wednesday 8th January 2020.