Research Assistant, Labour Policies for Inclusive Growth

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The Centre for Economic Performance


Research Assistant, Labour Policies for Inclusive Growth       


Salary from £31,029 to £35,635 pa with potential to progress to £38,283 pa inclusive of London allowance


 This is a full time fixed term appointment for 2 years  


You will be required to work on projects for the ERC funded Labour Policies for Inclusive Growth in the Centre for Economic Performance. The topics of research will be the impact of technology, immigration and imperfect competition on the labour market.


An undergraduate degree in Economics or other quantitative discipline to be completed by post start date is essential, as is experience of data work requiring great accuracy and attention to detail.


You must have ability to identify appropriate methods of economic investigation; ability to interpret and analyse patterns or trends in data and to think through economic problems analytically; and ability to perform literature reviews. You must have ability to work independently without close supervision as well as excellent written and verbal communication skills.


The post will commence as soon as possible. You should apply with a CV, cover letter as well one relevant or sample research paper


The CEP offers an outstanding environment in which to carry out research. Please visit for further information about the Centre.


We offer an occupational pension scheme, generous annual leave and excellent training and development opportunities.


For further information about the post, please see the how to apply document, job description and the person specification. 


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The closing date for receipt of applications is 10th January 2022 (23.59 UK time). Regrettably, we are unable to accept any late applications.


Research Assistant, Labour Policies for Inclusive Growth