News December 2, 2018

Situations Vacant: LERC Head of Research

LERC will be seeking a Head of Research to manage the development and implementation of its research and communication activities.


  • A key role in shaping LERC's future and delivering its research
  • Person profile:
    • Significant knowledge of lean thinking theory and practice
    • Industrial/practical experience in implementing lean in several sectors
    • Research expertise: developing proposals, defining methodologies, managing projects, identifying funding opportunities
    • Communication skills: website articles, formal proposals/reports, presentation
    • Educated to Masters/PhD level
  • The start date of the post is dependent on the availability of funding. The role may be part-time role and on a fixed term contract.
  • Further details, including a detailed job description will be available Q1 2019.
  • Expressions of interest welcome -