Job: User Researcher - Digital

Job Title: User Researcher - Digital
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Leeds
Salary: £450 - £550 per day
Start Date: ASAP
REF: EM - Researcher
Contact Name: Emma Mayfield
Job Published: 12 months ago

Job Description

Researcher, User Research, Digital, Usability testing, User Stories, GDS, Government, Government Digital Services

I am currently recruiting for a User Researcher to join a client based in Leeds on an initial 3 Month Contract.

Clearance: Candidates will need to hold the BPSS (Disclosure Scotland) clearance at interview stage.

As the User Researcher you will hold:
  • A high level of demonstrable experience in research, including investigative research.
  • A mixture of agency and in-house experience would be preferential.
  • Experience of writing scripts for user testing
  • Degree qualified. A degree related to User Experience or Research is desirable but not required.
  • Should be familiar with Agile working practices (SCRUM, LEAN, UX, XP etc)
  • Exudes passion in all things research, keeping on top of industry developments
 Key Responsibilities:
  • Working with the National Indicator Library project team to define their needs and deliver on a wide range of products across the roadmap.
  • Manage relationships with external agencies as well as individual research under the supervision of the Product Lead / service Manager
  • Recruiting users/participants for research needs.
  • Carrying out diary studies and managing the complexities that are involved in this.
  • Managing user testing, writing scripts when required.
  • Contributing to UX and Product teams on new ideas and strategies to develop products/service portfolio across all digital platforms.
  • Carrying out user research on current products/services and providing insights to UX and Product teams.
  • Adhering to UX best practice across all projects and day-to- day workload

If you are interested and looking for a new contract position - then please do apply with a copy of your most recent CV.
Look forward to hearing from you.