Closing Date - Open
Salary: Competitive Salary
The ADAS Modelling and Informatics team has some exciting new opportunities on offer for the right candidates.
We are looking for a qualified statistician to support our team and others in the ADAS business in the design and analysis of agricultural trials, as well as the use of state-of-the-art statistical techniques in a wide range of research and consultancy projects.
We are looking for applications from talented individuals with a desire to pursue a career in applied statistics. You will work directly with scientists to help set study objectives, determine optimum experimental design, and analyse results.
We are seeking someone who will actively look for opportunities where statistical thinking could have a positive impact on a project and deliver a more robust and innovative solution.
- Do you have a postgraduate qualification in statistics?
- Are you able to work well in a team and communicate statistical concepts to non-statisticians?
- Are you rigorous in your approach to problem-solving, with excellent attention to detail?
We operate an open and relaxed management culture that nurtures continuous improvement and innovation. This also enables us to achieve a staff turnover rate that's consistently below the industry average. Adopting a proactive growth strategy helps us to run a sustainable and profitable business while providing new and exciting career opportunities for all.
As an entrepreneurial organisation, we encourage and foster the growth of our employees. When joining RSK, a mentor works with you to ensure you set and achieve your goals. We want to accelerate your professional development, including opportunities for a promotional fast track. Further, retaining staff is the building block of a successful organisation. As a company, RSK wants to ensure you maintain a healthy work-life balance, with many opportunities for flexible working hours, locality flexibility, social activities, and community involvement projects.
The company prides itself on providing its staff with a rewarding and challenging career, encouraging Continuous Professional Development, allowing employees to reach their full potential. Having been recently placed within the top10 UK environmental consultancies (Environmental Analyst, December 2017) and number 42 in the Sunday Times Fastrack 200 which rates the success of private companies in the UK, there has never been a more exciting time to join.
With over 75 years’ experience, ADAS has an amazing track record of providing environmental & agricultural consultancy & research expertise to an enviable range of clients both in the private and public sector. We are a recognised leader in the agricultural, environmental and rural sectors.
We provide an ethical service to our clients and are renowned for achieving a sensitive and sustainable balance between the needs of wildlife, the environment and man.
How to apply
To apply for this position please visit the RSK Group careers portal and click ‘apply’. A personal online account will be set up so you can review the progress of your application. If you require any additional information about the role please contact Lisa Hallington, HR Advisor on 01623 848341 or email Lisa.Hallington@adas.co.uk. Applications are being reviewed as received and successful candidates invited for an interview.
All candidates applying for positions with RSK Group must be eligible to work in the UK/European Economic Area. Candidates should confirm this when applying with their CV and covering letter. RSK is committed to our Corporate Responsibility strategy. We seek to minimise our impact on the environment; to engage positively with the community and education groups; to provide a safe and supportive atmosphere in which to work, and to promote Corporate Responsibility throughout our supply chain.
RSK Group is an Equal Opportunities Employer
For more information about ADAS and the RSK Group visit www.adas.uk and www.rsk.co.uk