Trilateral Research is a UK and IE-based SME, founded in 2004. Our team collaborates across social sciences and technology development to bring insights from each into supporting data-driven innovation. We provide research, advisory (e.g., policy) and technology development services to private and public-sector organisations internationally. We have over 15 years’ experience of leading and participating in European and nationally funded research projects and collaborating on tenders.
To support our continued growth, we have several positions open in the Applied Research & Innovation group. The candidates will be expected to work on projects in both the public and private sectors, with a focus on social science. The successful candidates should have expertise in legal (particularly privacy and data protection), ethical and/or social considerations across a number of sectors and issues, including:
Please note that expertise in only one of those sectors, or only related ones, does not preclude applicants from applying. Expertise in technology ethics, privacy-by-design (including experience with Privacy Impact Assessments) or information security would be a plus.
The post-holder will be expected to liaise with project partners and clients across the EU and internationally and deliver high-quality research and project outputs in a collaborative environment in which short and demanding deadlines are frequent. The projects include travel. The post holder will also be required to contribute to business development and experience writing tenders and proposals for research grants would be desirable.
Specific job responsibilities include:
In return, you get …
Location: Ireland or other EU Member State (multiple positions), remote working options
Salary: Commensurate with experience
Hours: Full Time
Contract Type: Fixed Term or Permanent
We are an Equal Opportunities employer and positively encourage applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates, regardless of their age, sex, race, disability, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital/civil partnership status, or pregnancy and maternity. We are a Disability Confident committed and Living Wage employer.
To apply, please send your cover letter and CV to email@example.com. All applications should be marked specifically as “Position for Applied Research & Innovation group”. We will process on a rolling basis.
Benefit from our interactive mentoring programme throughout your career at Trilateral, where you will learn from some of the brightest minds in the field, who will support you to integrate seamlessly into the organisation and take the next steps in your professional development. We set growth targets interactively and provide support and encouragement to enable you to discover and realise your professional goals.
We have demonstrable experience in working with partners and clients to transform research into innovation and sustainable impact. If you’re interested in making a tangible impact with your work, we’ll set the foundation and pathway. Find out about our people and culture, and see how our mission drives the projects we take on, the key data protection services we provide, and the products we develop.
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