Telecommuting Senior Research Specialist

Job ID: Available for Members

Location: California, Oregon

Compensation: To Be Discussed

Posted: Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Job Category: Business Operations, Research

Telecommute Level: Majority

Travel Requirements: Possible Travel

Weekly Hours: Full Time

Employment Status: Permanent

Employer Type: Employer

Career Level: Manager

Education Level: Masters

Additional Information: Benefits Available

Job Summary

A global consulting and technology service provider is in need of a Telecommuting Senior Research Specialist.

Must be able to:

  • Review quantitative research to assess the quality of causal evidence
  • Participate and/or lead systematic evidence reviews on identified research in labor and human service related topics
  • Support the design, development and implementation of program evaluations, including research design, data collection and data analysis

Skills and Requirements Include:

  • M.A. in economics, statistics, education, social work, family studies, sociology, or related social services field
  • 5+ years of evaluation and research in subject matter areas around workforce development, worker health and safety, children and families, youth development, postsecondary education, TANF, and/or familial and child well-being
  • Develop clearly written materials and presentations that translate research to practice for an array of audiences including researchers, policymakers, and practitioners
  • Demonstrated quantitative methodological expertise
  • Superior written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to work both independently and with all levels of staff and partners