Data Analyst and Insights Manager

March 2021, 3 year fixed term contract

Salary: £40,000-45,000 per annum depending on experience

Location: Sutton Trust offices are in London, role likely to be home based initially

Hours: 09.00 – 17.00

Job type: Full time, 3 year fixed term contract

Holidays: 27 days annual leave + public holidays

The Sutton Trust is the UK’s leading foundation dedicated to improving social mobility. Founded by Sir Peter Lampl in 1997, the Trust delivers programmes to 5,000 young people each year across the country, rigorous research into the issues of low social mobility and educational disadvantage, and policy advocacy to affect systemic change. The Trust gives opportunities to young people from low and moderate-income backgrounds to improve their chances of accessing top universities and the professions. It seeks to ensure young people reach their potential, regardless of their background, school or where they live.

The Trust is recruiting a creative and committed Data Analyst and Insights Manager to join a small, high-performing team. This role will use insights from data science to enhance the work of both our Research & Policy and Programmes teams, coordinating and leading projects across both areas of the Trust. The role will sit within the Trust’s Communications, Research and Policy team and will also be embedded in our Programmes team. It will play a key part in the Trust’s ambition to maximise the benefits of combining both a programme delivery and policy advocacy function under the same roof.

Safeguarding statement

The Sutton Trust believes that a child, young person or vulnerable adult should never experience abuse of any kind. We all have a responsibility to promote the welfare of all children and young people and to keep them safe. Therefore all posts undergo a safer recruitment process, including but not limited to, disclosure of criminal records where necessary and eligibility to work in the UK. We have procedures in place to promote safeguarding and a safe culture at the Trust.

To apply

Please download the candidate application pack from our website, complete the application form, and submit it to [email protected].

The applicant pack includes:

Applications should reach us by 5pm on Monday 12th April 2021, with first round interviews held on Friday 23rd April and second round interviews on Thursday 29th April.

Please note that interviews will be held over Zoom.

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