Researcher

Researcher

Short term project
J96515
At a glance

Skills

  • Business advice / analysis
  • Data analysis
  • Research (qualitative / quantitative)
  • User research

Where

Tuffley, GL4 0YA
Remote opportunity

Time

Mostly outside office hours Estimate of time needed:
3-7 hours / week or 1-15 hours

We are seeking a number of volunteer researchers to join our Falklands War Heritage Centre project to carry out sector specific, in-depth research.

What will you be doing?

The roles are involve flexible working arrangements which we actively encourage and support.

Reporting to the Director of the Project you will be a member of our Research Team and work with other Project Teams as required to support the development of the Heritage Centre agenda.

Your mission

• Research and produce information and analysis on the current state of the Museum and Heritage sector in the UK.

• Research best practice in delivering a sustainable Heritage centre.

• Research the landscape of potential visitors to ensure that our project is consistently moving with or ahead of sector trends.

• Research, and prepare Heritage sector Analysis to support the project Business plan.

• Research, Inform and report on the development of benchmarks and guidance in the Heritage Sector for inclusion in the Business plan.

• Work with the marketing and communications teams to coordinate internal and external communication of Heritage Sector activities

• Coordinate and maintain a bank of Heritage Centre case studies.

What are we looking for?

Who are we looking for?

Have you got the:

• Ability to research, gather and share data information in a way that is accessible and easy to digest.

• Experience of research/ knowledge of research tools and an understanding how this will contribute to our Project.

• Excellent communication skills written and verbal.

• Self-motivated and able to manage time effectively.

• Strong organisational skills.

• Good interpersonal skills to develop and maintain relationships.

• Report planning and writing skills.

• Accuracy and attention to detail for handling data and reporting findings.

What difference will you make?

Your input will shape how we present ourselves to our service users, stakeholders, funders and general public. With your help we will be able to continue to  be at the forefront of education, research and keeping the memories of the Falklands War relevant to today’s generation.

Your help and expertise will enable us to adapt and survive, to scope new possibilities, activities and ways of working within the Heritage Sector.

Ultimately, you will be key to keeping the Project on track through the various Business Plan Phases to our ultimate goal of achieving and opening the Falklands War Heritage Centre.

Causes
  • Museums / heritage
  • Organisation type: 
    Not for profit

    Benefitting Students, Researchers, Military veterans, Military Families and people interested in U.K. History and Heritage 

    To be an Educational centre of excellence

    To help historic...