Position Vacant

Casual and Contract Research Consultants

WRI is a not-for-profit think-tank based in regional Australia which conducts social and economic research to support better decision-making and stronger investment in sustainable regional development.

WRI also provides a social and economic research consultancy services to support sound infrastructure investments, successful grant applications, business case development, cost-benefit analysis, economic impact analysis and program evaluations.

Established as a charitable, not-for-profit company, WRI was founded by regional stakeholders to support the development of rural and regional communities through the provision of sound social and economic research. WRI funds this primary public purpose through the provision of high quality consulting services to businesses, government and the communities principally in regional Australia.

WRI is looking for experienced researchers and independent contractors/consultants interested in undertaking regional development research and analysis on a casual or contract basis.

Ideally, you would have a background in economic, social or market research (qualitative and quantitative) and have had experience in managing your own research projects.

We are particularly interested in consultants who have qualifications and demonstrated experience in working effectively with clients to deliver:

  • Input Output Analysis and Modelling
  • Cost Benefit Analysis
  • Market Research and Surveys
  • Grant Applications

You will have strong written and verbal communication skills, be flexible in working on different projects in a small team and be able to work to research deadlines.

Your CV and expression of interest can be addressed to:

Ms Wendy Mason - General Manager

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or phone (02) 6333 4000 for further information