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Research Officer

Address: 2 Redman Place, London E20 1JQ (some home working may be available)
Salary: £30,042 per annum (plus benefits including 27.5 days' annual leave and entry into the Civil Service Pension Scheme), flexible working arrangements will be considered

Are you keen to be part of an evolving organisation at the leading edge of regulation, where the intellectual challenge is high and the potential to make a difference is immeasurable? We hold the largest database of fertility treatments in the world, a Register of all fertility treatments and children born as a result of these treatments in the UK since 1991.

The Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority is looking for a Research Officer for a permanent role to support the work of the Research and Intelligence team. The Research Officer will be a skilled communicator with good analytical skills and the ability to work as part of a team. A key part of this role will be coordinating the work of the Register Research Panel and supporting our growing relationships with researchers to meet the HFEA's strategic objective to promote research.

The Research Officer will support the Research Manager in dealing with research and intelligence-related professional, patient, public and media enquiries, including freedom of information requests (FOIs) and Parliamentary questions (PQs). The postholder will also support the Research Manager in managing intelligence projects using Register data.

This is a unique opportunity to play a key role in supporting the Research and Intelligence team. You will have the chance to make a real and tangible difference to our work and the lives of patients. For more information about the work we do, please visit our website.

To apply for this role, please go here.

Closing date for applications: Sunday 26 September 2021

Interview date: Week commencing Monday 4 October 2021