Networked Data Lab Wales
Senior Public Health Research Officer
Research & Evaluation Division, Public Health Wales
Fixed-term until 31st December 2022 (Secondment opportunity considered)
This is an exciting new opportunity to join the Research and Evaluation Division within Public Health Wales (based in Cardiff), as a Senior Public Health Research Officer within the Networked Data Lab Wales, funded by the Health Foundation. In this role, you will be responsible for delivering in-depth analytical insights from routine health and care data to inform action to improve health and care in Wales and UK; and linking with analysts across the data lab network.
We are looking for someone who has experience in the analysis of large datasets (preferably in health or social care) and an ability to apply their transferrable skills in epidemiology, statistics, operational research, analytics and/or related informatics.
If appointed, you will join a supportive and multi-disciplinary team, working across organisational and geographical boundaries, applying your skills to complex shared challenges facing health and care systems in the UK and communicating findings with others.
The successful candidate will have a curious mind, excellent analytical skills, an aptitude to problem solve, and be self-motivated to deliver robust evidence to inform action and make an impact.
N.B. The interview will take place virtually
Welsh language skills are desirable
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