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£33,558 to £38,541 pa inclusive with potential to progress to £41,404 pa inclusive of London allowance.

LSE is a leading social science institution, producing research with some of the greatest global impact. Our researchers are world-leading thinkers on critical issues. LSE 2030 will deliver a new strategic direction that will preserve and build on LSE’s status as a world leading social science university that educates brilliant minds and creates knowledge that can transform global societies for a global impact. LSE Research and Innovation (R&I) supports the delivery of LSE 2030 through Priority 2: Research for the World. The strategy touches on every facet of research at LSE – from attracting the very best social scientists and enhancing the support for early career researchers, through to improving the full research, impact and innovation lifecycle to generate the highest quality research that can help shape a thriving, sustainable, inclusive, and happy future.

The Research and Innovation Data Officer will play a key role in supporting delivery of the Monitoring, Evaluation and Strategic Planning workstream of the Research for the World Strategy. They will support the Research and Innovation Systems Manager to deliver strategic analysis and insight projects across the division by handling data-extractions, delivering analysis, and providing a suite of routine management information reports. They will be expert in the division’s data assets and will develop and maintain associated documentation such as the data catalogue and data dictionaries in line with data governance protocols.

They will have experience of creating engaging and effective data visualisations, a commitment to high data quality, excellent attention to detail, familiarity with data-related legislation, and effective communication skills.


LSE is a campus-based university and staff are expected to attend the London campus in fulfilling their role. Most staff operate a blend of on-campus and remote working.

We offer an occupational pension scheme, generous annual leave, hybrid working, and excellent training and development opportunities.

For further information about the post, please see the how to apply document, job description and the person specification.

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The closing date for receipt of applications is Wednesday 24 April 2024 (23.59 UK time). Regrettably, we are unable to accept any late applications.

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