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Researcher Post for ELUPEG June 2016
Job Specification for ELUPEG Researcher (Full-time self-employed contractor) June 2016
Are you interested in working with leading companies in Europe on the development of collaboration strategies, analysis of collaboration scenarios for freight transport in particular among European Logistics Users, Providers and Enablers (ELUPEG)? There is new innovative technology coming that will make collaboration easier, the political and the societal agenda is moving to ensure that freight is high on the list of industry outputs that must be sustainable. Are you looking for a challenging new environment in which you can continue to develop and deepen your professional knowledge and skills?
You will be working alongside Board Member Supply Chain Professionals from a wealth of different industrial sectors as well as Senior Academics.
We have so many ideas but need the academic rigor to analyse and progress them and ELUPEG wishes to present thought leadership in the area of Supply Chain, Logistics and Transport. We are looking for a Senior Researcher who can help us achieve our vision: come and help us.
You will be expected to:
Project Work
Undertake project work on grant funded projects(approximately 2 days per week)
Data gathering
Development of hypotheses/solutions
ELUPEG Research activities (Balance of 3 days per week)
Writing up case-histories of Supply Chain collaboration projects
Prepare draft ELUPEG “position papers” on all major market sectors (CPG, FMCG, Automotive,Chemical, Retail, etc.)
Represent ELUPEG at conferences/seminars
Participation EU H2020 & Innovate UK grant submissions
Recruitment of consortium members (involving research and interviewing)
Help with writing the submissions
Original research into supply chain trends and opportunities
Required skills/attributes and experience
Graduate (BSc/MSc or equivalent)
Studied logistics or supply chain
Understanding of European Supply Chains
You combine deep technical knowledge with outstanding analytical skills
Excellent computer skills
Good presentation skills
Succinct report writer
Could be based anywhere in Europe but preferably Northern Europe
Good organisation skills
Accurate & numerate
Prepared to travel in Europe (valid passport holder)
Driving licence holder
A knowledge of Languages other than English would be helpful.

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