UX and Service Design

Lead User Researcher

Government department

A government department with offices in London and Sheffield are looking for an experienced Lead to join their team.

This department deal primarily with providing services for vulnerable people and there is massive scope for your research to make a real change.

You’ll be line managing a team of Seniors, advising on best practise, recruiting and also conducting research where required.


Duration: 6 months (with the potential to extend)

Day rate: £700/day (inside IR35)

WFH policy: Fully remote


It’s also worth noting that onboarding can take up to a month if that ties in with your current notice period/availability.


If this sounds like your perfect role, then get in touch with your CV and let’s chat!

We welcome those with alternative identities, backgrounds, and experiences. Our team includes parents, the self-taught, the university-educated, and people of a wide variety of nationalities, ages, and socio-economic backgrounds.

Obviously, we’re looking to ensure it’s a solid fit from both sides: we want you to step into a role you love, and we want to offer you a place you’re proud to come to every day for work.

We know that diverse teams are strong teams, and welcome those with alternative identities, backgrounds, and experiences to apply to be part of life at Zebra People. We are committed to a fair and accessible recruitment process for all candidates. We would be happy to meet any accommodation requests during the application or interview process, please just let us know.