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Economic Analysis Team Leader

Salary £35,344-£40,924

Location Leeds City Centre

Closing Date 01 May 2019

West Yorkshire Combined Authority are looking to appoint an Economic Analysis Team Leader in the Research & Intelligence team.

The role

You will:

Be responsible for the management, maintenance…

LARIA Away Day – Thursday 13 June 2019

Join us for our 2019 LARIA Away Day for a open discussion about LARIA, its history and achievements, the challenges that LARIA faces, and most importantly where it needs to go next to best support LARIA members.

It’s open to …

LARIA AGM – Tuesday 14 May 2019

All members are invited to attend the LARIA Annual General Meeting (AGM) from 16:45 to 17:30 on Tuesday 14 May 2019 at Conference Aston, Aston University. As in previous years, and as advertised in the current programme, this will be …

What’s the proper role of choice in public services?

Everyone likes choice: which colour shirt to put on, what to have for supper, where to go on holiday this year. Being able to make choices – to decide on one course of action rather than another – can also …

The Catalyst Project at the University of Essex presents:Spotlight Toolkit Launch Event

This event is a great opportunity to meet our experts, try out the Spotlight Toolkit and discuss your experience of impact evaluation with peers. Through hands-on sessions we would like to invite you to discover how it can help you …

Why attend the LARIA Conference?

Bookings are now open for the Annual Conference 2019, if you are thinking about attending this year, take a look at why our delegates think you should!

LARIA North East: 2018 Annual Review

It’s been a busy year! We’ve held three North East networking events in Durham, Newcastle and Darlington. At the end of 2018, there were 48 LARIA members in the North East region compared to 31 in 2017, from 16 different …

Annual Conference 2019 – Book your place today!

‘Better Together! Research and Intelligence in collaboration’

Tuesday 14 & Wednesday 15 May 2019

Conference Aston, Aston University, Birmingham

Visit the conference website to book your place

This is the event for local area researchers, analysts and intelligence officers working …

Tributes to David Henderson from SSRG and other colleagues

We are very sad to announce  that David Henderson died on Tuesday 21st August. David was a member of the Social Services Research Unit (SSRG)  Executive Committee for over 25 years, undertaking roles of Treasurer, Events Coordinator and Newsletter editor. …

May 2018 LARIA North East Networking Event Write Up

The second LARIA North East Networking event was well-attended, with 18 attendees and three presenters. Held on a sunny day at Durham County Hall (thanks to Matthew Peart, Dawn Barron and Durham County Council for providing the venue), we enjoyed …

New LARIA Council elected

At the LARIA AGM a new LARIA Council was elected including a new Chair. We would particularly like to welcome our new Council members Kate Waterhouse, Dr Jane Kennedy and Professor James Downe.

Congratulations also to Mike Walker, our new …

Chair’s Report 2018

I have been honoured to have been a member of the LARIA Council for over ten years and since 2012 the Chair. This is my last LARIA Conference as I move on personally to a new role in evaluating central …

How can you help lead LARIA?

Every year, there are a number of opportunities for LARIA members to help lead the organisation. These include: supporting the LARIA Council; helping to organise or speak at events; contributing to developing a vibrant local network; and liaising with key …

LARIA working in partnership with CACI

LARIA, in partnership with CACI, aims to help members more effectively apply geodemographic segmentation to improve local areas and the lives of those who live there. By understanding more about our local populations we can ensure that limited resources are …

Merry Quizmas from OCSI!

It’s that time of year again; mince pies, carolling and Christmas cheer! And also, the last minute push to get everything prepared for 2017!

But don’t panic; the OCSI team have put together a bit of respite for you. So …