Data Analyst at Dept for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy, 3 Months, Remote, £Contract Rate

  • Contract Spy
  • Remote
  • Nov 20, 2020
up to 6 Months

Contract Description

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We are looking for Analysts for short term contracts with BEIS, working remotely. Ideal candidates will have public sector experience designing and commissioning large evaluation or social research projects.

 


As an Analyst, you will: 

 

  • Work closely with policy and operations colleagues to design and deliver substantial evaluations of schemes, developing the monitoring and evaluation plan
  • Specify the invitation to tender/terms of reference and commissioning and managing the evaluation
  • Work collaboratively with other analysts to use the data.

 

 

You will:

 

  • Have Public Sector experience, designing and commissioning large evaluation or social research projects working with a range of process and impact evaluation methodologies
  • Have experience of theory of change/policy mapping: knowledge and experience of working with policy or delivery teams to develop a theory of change or policy map for their programme
  • Have quantitative research design, data collection, analysis and reporting skills
  • Have qualitative research design, data collection, analysis and reporting skills
  • Have experience of designing and producing research or evaluation projects - translating policy requirements into robust specifications that will meet customer needs
  • Have experience of advising and influencing policy customers and delivery teams on how to embed monitoring and evaluation into their interventions
  • Have research or evaluation contract management skills covering design, delivery, reporting and promoting learning
  • Have experience of data sharing agreements and data management and handling
  • Be comfortable managing a diverse, complex portfolio of work and able to manage work flexibly to adapt as priorities change
  • Have good written and oral communication skills
  • Have strong collaboration and partnering skills