Senior Research Assistant

Coventry, United Kingdom
£35,170 – £38,466 per annum
Friday, 13 September 2019
End of advertisement period
Monday, 30 September 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Application closing date 30/09/2019
Faculty / School or Service Coventry University Enterprises Limited
Salary £35,170 – £38,466 per annum
Job category/type Professional Services

Job description

Coventry & Warwickshire Innovation Test Bed

Coventry University Enterprises Limited

Coventry University Enterprises Ltd (CUE) - a subsidiary of Coventry University - is a gateway to support for SMEs, offering independent advice, consultancy and access to finance for all types of businesses.

Operating regionally, nationally and internationally, CUE has a highly successful track record of assisting SMEs with technology start-up, innovation, product testing, digital, green business, technology transfer and internationalisation.

The Coventry and Warwickshire Innovation Test Bed project will deliver business advice, workshops and usability studies to SMEs across all of the Coventry and Warwickshire LEP Priority Sectors, as well as the Health sector.

We now require a Senior Research Assistant to operate as part of a forward thinking project team offering services to businesses for the Coventry and Warwickshire InnovationTest Bed Project.

This innovation project will provide a range of usability solutions for clients with products in the development cycle including user focus groups, interviews and questionnaires, co-creation sessions, usability walkthroughs, expert appraisals and end user panel reviews. 

You will be a self-motivated team player looking for a rewarding career in a vibrant and modern environment, who is able to provide specialist one-to-one support to provide usability studies and also deliver workshops to small groups of businesses on relevant topics. This role would suit someone who has previously or is currently working in a Research Assistant or similar post.

If you would like to take this opportunity to join a fast-growing dynamic company at the fore front of innovation and enterprise support, offering excellent company benefits, please visit our website at  to find out more and apply.

Interviews: w/c 14thOctober 2019

This post is part funded by the European Regional Development Fund

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