- Rickmansworth, GB
- £7 /hr
- Available now
Experienced research consultant with extensive experience of managing and executing qualitative research studies in the media, not-for-profit, public and financial sectors.
Anmore...Experienced research consultant with extensive experience of managing and executing qualitative research studies in the media, not-for-profit, public and financial sectors.
An independent researcher for over 15 years, Kathy's previous life included positions as a Research Associate at Frank N. Magid Associates Media consultancy,Speechwriter at British Telecom, Head of News Research for TVam, and editor of a number of telecommunications related journals.
Past research projects include work for Ofcom, the BBC World Service Trust, Commission for Rural Communities and work for Opta/SAIC Consultants on projects for DTI, DWP and HMRC among others) Recent projects include work for Buena Vista International, a suite of projects for GE Home Lending and Customer Satisfaction work for the Premier League.
Design of evaluation frameworks, ad hoc research (depths, focus groups, hybrid methodologies) proposal writing, workshops, report writing and analysis. Utilise a network of consultants to work jointly on larger projects or quantitative research studies.
Area Covered: London, United Kingdom
Job Title: Consultant Researcher
Company: The Fuse Group
Description: With a background in media and media research, I have worked as a research practitioner for over 18 years, primarily as an independent.
Key skills; Range of qualitative techniques; project management (including multi-country studies); research design and analysis; evaluation (e.g. training courses, interventions); high level interviews
My recent work has seen a shift from market research based work to evaluations, policy consultations and report writing. I have produced reports for the BBC World Service Trust, Ofcom and others and worked as part of large scale projects such as the African Media Development Initiative while still running focus groups when asked!
I was instrumental in designing the framework for the evaluation of the BBC's Charitable Appeals and - using that framework - have written the evaluation report for the last three years.
Degree: BA Hons
Field of Study: English Literature
University / College: University of Bristol
Research and evaluation consultant, The Fuse Group Ltd