Senior User Researcher

Job Title: Senior User Researcher
Contract Type: Contract
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £400 - £450 per day + (Outside IR35)
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH30121_1651595443
Contact Name: Rhiannon Lawrence
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 03, 2022 17:30

Job Description

  • Senior User Researcher
  • Central Government Project
  • Remote Working
  • 6 Month Contract
  • *Outside IR35* - £400-£450

I am currently looking to recruit a User Researcher to join a government project. Looking to hire someone to take ownership of workshops, interviews and focus groups. With an ability to use that collected behavioural data and communicate to it stakeholders, in order to impact the projects outcome.

Skills you will need

  • Experience in taking a Senior User Researcher role within a team, setting research direction and mentoring junior research colleagues
  • Knowledge of conducting user research with sceptical colleagues and different user groups.
  • Experience of helping teams to adopt user centred digital service and delivery practices.
  • Commercial exposure helping teams adopt a wide range of user research methods, and an ability to present and share findings.
  • Proven experience of introducing new user research methods
  • History of working collaboratively in fast-paced AGILE teams.
  • Passion for web development, digital services and all things software development.

**Ideally exposure working within the public sector (Government, Council, Education or Healthcare)**

The Job
You will be involved in planning, designing and preparing a range of user research activities to support the design, development and continuous improvement of complex services. The successful candidate will lead colleagues to analyse research data and synthesise clear and actionable findings, including working closely with analytics teams to create user behaviour findings. Working closely with product managers, designers and developers to turn user research findings into stories and actions that lead to valuable digital service features.

Next Step
If this is something you feel suited to and would like to apply, please send in your CV. Because of the expected volume of applications, we will endeavour to come back to you asap.