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Research Scientist

  • Boost your research skills with hands-on experience in a health-focused project
  • North Shore Based: Approx. 3 months of full time work for the right candidate
  • Join the mission to advance health research and improve lives!

Our client is a leading organization dedicated to conducting research that contributes to the ongoing improvement of people’s health. They strive to advance scientific knowledge and enhance public health outcomes through rigorous research, analysis, and collaboration.

We are seeking a skilled Research Scientist to join this team on a temporary basis. In this role, you will play a crucial part in conducting both qualitative and quantitative research, literature reviews, and drafting scientific papers. 


  • Conduct qualitative and quantitative research, including literature reviews and data collection.
  • Perform statistical analysis of research data using appropriate software and methodologies.
  • Collaborate with research teams to interpret findings and generate insights.
  • Assist in the drafting of research papers, manuscripts, and presentations for publication and dissemination.


  • Ph.D. in a relevant field (e.g., Public Health, Epidemiology, Biostatistics, etc.).
  • Demonstrated experience in scientific research, writing, and publication, with a strong track record of peer-reviewed publications.
  • Proficiency in both qualitative and quantitative research methods and analysis techniques.
  • Experience in drafting and publishing scientific papers is highly desirable.
  • Proficiency in statistical analysis software (e.g., R, SPSS, SAS, etc.).
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills, with the ability to critically evaluate scientific literature and research findings.

Note: This is a temporary position with a duration of up to 3 months.

How to apply
APPLY NOW, we look forward to seeing your CV.
To apply for this vacancy you MUST be a New Zealand citizen, resident, or have already secured the right to work in New Zealand and therefore hold a valid visa.

Scitex specialises in permanent, contract and temporary recruitment – and has done since 1987. We are here to engineer better Mondays. We love connecting talented people with great work opportunities in workplaces where you can thrive and make a meaningful difference. 

Profession: Science & Biotechnology
Location: Auckland
Work Type: Temp

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