Research Assistant

ICF    Fairfax, VA
Job Description

Working at ICF

Working at ICF means applying a passion for meaningful work with intellectual rigor to help solve the leading issues of our day. Smart, compassionate, innovative, committed, ICF employees tackle unprecedented challenges to benefit people, businesses, and governments around the globe. We believe in collaboration, mutual respect, open communication, and opportunity for growth. If you’re seeking to make a difference in the world, visit www.icf.com/careers to find your next career. ICF—together for tomorrow.

As a Research Assistant, you will apply your academic knowledge, gain exposure to key aspects of leadership development, and interact with a variety of experts in the field. You will contribute to the development of innovative, high quality products and services in support of projects within the division. Research Assistants at ICF often advance in our consulting practice or enroll in outstanding graduate programs around the country. The position is full-time and based at ICF’s offices in Fairfax, Virginia

Primary responsibilities:

  • Supporting evaluation (research) activities, including data collection, data entry, and instrument development and assisting with conducting site visits
  • Supporting training and technical assistance activities
  • Assisting in developing and preparing training materials, Website content, substance briefs, evaluation reports, or other deliverables
  • Supporting data collection and analysis activities - assisting with meeting tasks such as note taking to document key decisions
  • Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in related discipline required with a minimum GPA of 3.0
  • Demonstrated proficiency in MS Office products: Word, Excel, PowerPoint
  • Professional Skills:

  • Excellent verbal, oral, interpersonal, and written communication skills
  • Strong analytical, problem-solving, and decision-making capabilities
  • Ability to be flexible, multi-task, prioritize, and manage multiple activities simultaneously in a fast-paced, changing environment
  • Strong team player with the ability to both collaborate and to take initiative and work well independently
  • Superior attention to detail and the ability to meet stringent deadlines
  • Reasonable Accommodations are available for disabled veterans and applicants with disabilities in all phases of the application and employment process. To request an accommodation please email icfcareercenter@icf.com and we will be happy to assist. All information you provide will be kept confidential and will be used only to the extent required to provide needed reasonable accommodations. Read more about non-discrimination: EEO is the law and Pay Transparency Statement .

    Fairfax, VA (VA01)


    Wed, 08 May 2019 23:24:14 GMT

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