Design Researcher

Employer
Undisclosed Company
Location
West End, London
Salary
Up to £250 per day
Closing date
27 May 2019

A dynamic company with a global presence is seeking a Design Researcher. Based in central London, this is a great opportunity to enhance and develop your skills further as a Design Researcher. Salary is £250 daily rate but negotiable for the right candidate.

This is a long - term Temp position as Design Researcher till the end of the year, Monday - Friday. Working full-time hours 9am - 5:30pm. (with flexibility for any occasional overtime that maybe required)

As a Design Researcher you will also be required to visit their European office on Design Research projects. You will be an innovator who understands trends and the play style for the company you work for. The Design Researcher will contribute as to where the company is going in the future and the products that their consumers will use. You will be at the forefront to come up with ideas and research how the prototype/product can be used and provide feedback on protypes.

SKILLS

The ability to understand and observe behaviours

Empathy and a deep human understanding of children's behaviours

You have worked with children, guiding discussions or informal play

Excellent communication skills

Evaluating and writing reports

Problem - solving skills

Planning & Scheduling

Organisational skills and excellent attention to detail

EXPERIENCE

You may have a background in any of the following Design, Psychology, Research and Innovation agencies

Minimum of 3 year's industry working knowledge

Knowledge of lifestyle and trends

Candidates with industry knowledge working with children and technology would also be considered

The ability to produce information eloquently and make recommendations as and when required

The ability to handle multiple projects

Industry know - how and familiarity doing research preferably with children and adults