The Research Associate will join a dynamic research and development team, and report directly to Catalist’s Chief of Staff. This position will support Catalist’s product development through research and database expansion. This will involve quality control, the usage of various APIs and data integrations and applying deductive reasoning in the absence of absolutely clear data.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
• Market research and benchmarking
• Database quality control and factchecking
• Systems usage and data integration to finalize the development of research database
• Perform additional duties as assigned and work with other managers, directors, executives, and departments as assigned.
Education and Experience
Bachelor’s Degree required. Successful track record with research projects. 1-2 years of work experience.
Microsoft Office Suite experience. Good understanding of the organization’s strategic goals and objectives. Strong documentation skills. Keen attention to detail. Proven analytical and problem-solving abilities. Experience working in a team-oriented, collaborative environment. Ability to follow clear oral and written instructions. Ability to work independently with general instruction. Must present a professional, business-like appearance and manner. Must maintain confidentiality. Ability to present ideas in user-friendly language.
Details & Compensation
This position is a full-time (40 hours/week), annual position starting as early as December 1, 2018. Compensation is competitive. Candidate would ideally live in, or be willing to live in Austin, TX (Catalist’s Headquarters).
Please send a cover letter, resume and salary requirements ASAP to:
Melanie Newell, Chief of Staff, Catalist
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