Digital User Researcher

Digital User Researcher

Job Title: Digital User Researcher
Contract Type: Contract
Location: England
Salary: £400 - £450 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: NV1_1599835352
Contact Name: Neil Metcalf
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 11, 2020 15:42

Job Description

Role: Digital User Researcher

Contract Length: 6 MONTHS

Location: Leeds/ Blackpool / Newcastle


Pay Rate to Candidate: £400-£450

Core Purpose
User Researchers plan, design and carry out research activities to develop an understanding of the citizens who digital products and services. They also share research insights to inform improvements to user experiences.

The Core Purposes of User Research is to:
1. Conduct User Research - Plan and conduct user centric and evidence-based research activities.
2. Generate Insights - Convert research data into clear findings.
3. Develop Research Strategy - Develop appropriate research strategies and its approach.
4. Inclusive Research - Include a spectrum of users in appropriate research activities, and advocate for product values internally.
5. User centred and Agile practices - Conduct user centred design practice and work with commitment to agile and continuous iterative approach.

1. Work with agile teams to develop and advocate appropriate research strategies within their project area, with the goal of understanding user needs for services, and continually improving services.
2. Build user centred practices, advocating for user centred approaches to research.
3. Weigh evidence from various sources and involve wider teams to increase consensus and challenge assumptions.
4. Develop recommendations based on a variety of research outcomes, evaluate those outcomes to inform the product or service decision.
5. Be accountable for the end-to-end delivery of research, developing and delivering research that considers the time & budget vs outcomes perspective.
6. Incorporate into recommendations and insights, evidence that focuses on user behaviour and experiences of departmental services.
7. Conduct user research using a range of research methods, selecting the appropriate

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