Research Assistant

17/01/2019 12:00 pm

An opportunity has arisen for a Research Assistant to work with the Catholic Bishops’ Conference of England and Wales supporting the work of the Social Justice team. It is a role which would suit an individual seeking to develop their already proven research skills and increase their understanding of the social justice contribution of the Catholic Church.

This is a varied role within a committed and professional team, working in the office of the Catholic Bishops’ Conference, 39 Eccleston Square, London SW1V 1BX, a short walk from Victoria Station in Central London.

The successful candidate will require an understanding of the Catholic Church.

Key Accountabilities will include:

  • Developing effective research capability and providing administrative support;
  • Undertaking research and analysis which contributes to the social justice knowledge available to Bishops of England and Wales;
  • Applying research knowledge in support of relevant policy development;
  • Providing effective committee support to relevant meetings;
  • Arranging travel and accommodation and maintaining effective office systems.

Salary: c£25,000

Closing date for applications: 15 February 2019

Applicants must confirm their right to work in the UK and forward a full CV and covering letter illustrating their skills and motivation for this role to:


Job Desc: Research Assisitant

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