About Us

We are always looking for new collaboration opportunities with partners. If you are looking for assistance with bid writing, help with project development or delivery or require consultancy services, please get in touch. We would be happy to offer a bespoke solution to suit your needs.


Careers

Tech4i2 offer a range of opportunities for those who have the ambition, talent and ideas to thrive with us. We are always looking for talented people to join our team. At whatever level you join us you will work with challenging projects from your first day with us.

 

Tech4i2 has created a working environment that recognises the value of diversity with staff and all collaborators. We have a commitment to eliminate all types of discrimination with the objective of maintaining an environment for fair employment, equal opportunity and good fun within the company.


Work experience

If you have, or are completing, A Levels, a National BTEC or an undergraduate degree our work experience programme can accelerate your career prospects. Tech4i2 recruits for industrial placement positions every year on a rolling basis. Short-term internships are considered on a case by case basis rather than by advertising.

 

If you are interested in a work experience placement or internship, email us with a description of yourself and what you believe you could bring to the company.


Current Vacancies

Economic and Research Officer vacancy

(Long-term placement July 2018 – June 2019)

Job information 

Job Title

Economic and Research Officer

Company 

Tech4i2 Limited

Web Address

www.tech4i2.com

Location 

Dock Innovation Centre, 75 Exploration Drive, Leicester, LE4 5NU

Salary

Negotiable

Application Deadline

13th November 2017

Interview date

27th November 2017 (provisional)

Tech4i2

Tech4i2 is a rapidly growing boutique applied research consultancy working with local, national and international decision makers to advise on policy development and evaluation, primarily in the area of technology development, utilisation and impact.

Job description (purpose, objectives, role responsibilities) 

We are looking for a junior research consultant to lead and participate in research and consultancy projects and contribute to business development.

You will work with our team to write tenders, participate in project work, undertake research to provide the evidence base for recommendations and provide analytical support to client organisations. This internship will offer you the opportunity to develop creative policy analysis and digital monitoring tools for clients in the public and private sectors.

We require a good knowledge of MS Office (Word, Excel and PowerPoint). Knowledge about statistical and econometric analysis using statistical software such as STATA, SAS, SPSS or R will be considered an asset. Knowledge of European languages is highly desirable.

You should be a motivated self-starter with an interest in economics, social inclusion and technology, with good project management skills and the ability to prioritise your workload.

2017 Placement Testimonial: “I am thoroughly enjoying my placement year at Tech4i2. I have been given a lot of responsibility, and I have learnt so much already during my short time here” – Lawrence

2016 Placement Testimonial: “The role is highly varied and has allowed me to gain experience in a range of different areas in which plenty of support was provided” -Meera

2015 Placement Testimonial: “My experience has been very positive. The team is great, we all work together well and you can tell your contribution is valued” - Michael

2014 Placement Testimonial: “I highly enjoyed undertaking my placement year at Tech4i2 as the job duties were varied and I got to learn different skills and gain knowledge in diverse topics. The highlight was travelling to Brussels to help at a major European Commission workshop. A lot of the research I undertook has been useful in my final year course work”  - Amreen

Person specification

Skills and experience

Level

Assessment method

Fluent in English

Essential

Application, interview

Ability to use web-based databases and information systems

Essential

Application, interview

Positive attitude and enthusiastic approach towards learning

Essential

Application, interview

Administrative record keeping and file management skills, especially with confidential information

Essential

Application, interview

Strong research and analytical skills with attention to detail and accuracy

Essential

Application, interview

Knowledge of policy development and evaluation

Essential

Application, interview

Good understanding of economics, social inclusion and technology environments

Two out of three areas essential

Application, interview

Ability to speak other languages

Desirable

Application, interview

Experience with procurement reviews and tender writing

Desirable

Application, interview

Econometric analysis using mathematical models and statistical techniques

Desirable

Application, interview

Understanding and use of qualitative and quantitative research methods

Desirable

Application, interview

Good project management skills

Desirable

Application, interview

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Qualifications and training

Level

Assessment method

Undertaking a degree in a relevant discipline[1]

Essential

Application

This list is not exhaustive and other skills and duties may be required as agreed with your line manager.

Please send an up-to-date CV with a covering letter to Lawrence Green via lgreen@tech4i2.com.

We will be in touch with successful applicants at the next stage of the recruitment process, which will involve an Assessment Centre on a weekday in November 2017 at Tech4i2 premises.


[1] Economics, Politics, Business Studies, Business Management or similar