Assistant Project Manager/Research Associate | Rockville, MD - Job.com

Assistant Project Manager/Research Associate

for ICF Consulting Group, Inc. in Rockville, MD

Job Description

*Description:*

*Social & Analytic Solutions Group*
**
*Health, Research, Informatics and Technology*
**
*Rockville, MD/Burlington, VT*

Are you passionate about improving quality of life through disease prevention, health promotion, and the care of chronic health conditions? Then consider ICF. We work at the forefront of today s global health issues, helping clients understand the specific needs of diverse populations and address complex health challenges with behavior and disease surveillance and monitoring, research and surveys, training and technical assistance, and informatics and systems.

*_Job Description:_*
*__*
ICF is seeking an Assistant Project Manager/Research Associate to join the 400 professional staff in its Data Science and Survey Research Division. The ideal candidate will have a strong interest in working with a multiple-disciplinary team of project managers, analysts, statisticians and methodologists managing large and complex survey research projects for a wide variety of government, university and commercial clients, providing research solutions that demonstrate quality, credibility, reliability, innovation, responsiveness, and transparency. This position will provide exposure to multiple data collection methods, with primary emphasis on telephone, mail and/or field interviewing modes.

*_Key Responsibilities:_*
*__*
Work with senior staff within the company and external clients. Design and assist in managing research and evaluation projects, including handling protocol development, instrument development, all aspects of data collection, data management, and data analysis.
Managing quality assurance checks on data, reports, and presentations.
Synthesize findings into written reports and scientific articles and contribute to the development of proposals.
Coordinating project team activities, schedules, and budgets for project tasks.
Assist in providing oversight and direction to research, evaluation, and training/technical assistance projects.
Participate in supervising, mentoring, and development of junior staff; assist in managing the day-to-day work associated with the projects and serve as the primary point of contact for clients.
Proposal development activities.

*Qualifications*

*_Basic Qualifications:_*

Bachelor s degree required, Master s degree preferred (social sciences, math, or statistics preferred).
Minimum of five years of applied survey research or related experience.
Demonstrated proficiency in MS Office products: Word, Excel, PowerPoint.
Experience with statistical packages (e. g. , SPSS, SAS, R, MiniTab, Stata) preferred.
Strong interest in survey methodology and statistics.
Ability to pass a Federal Background Investigation for Public Trust.
Excellent verbal, oral, interpersonal and written communication skills.

*_Preferred Skills:_*
Experience in quantitative and qualitative data analysis.
Experience providing general project support, such as activity tracking, task coordination, and document formatting.
Fluency in Spanish or other language(s) is a plus.

*_Professional 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 take initiative and work well independently.
Superior attention to detail.
A passion of solving complex problems.
Strong intellectual curiosity.

ICF offers an excellent benefits package, an award winning talent development program, and fosters a highly skilled, energized and empowered workforce.

ICF is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity at all levels. (EOE Minorities/Females/ Protected Veterans Status/Disability Status/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity)

*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. ICFtogether for tomorrow.

*About ICF*
ICF (NASDAQ:ICFI) is a global consulting and technology services provider with more than 5, 000 professionals focused on making big things possible for our clients. We are business analysts, policy specialists, technologists, researchers, digital strategists, social scientists and creatives. Since 1969, government and commercial clients have worked with ICF to overcome their toughest challenges on issues that matter profoundly to their success. Come engage with us aticf. com.

*Location:* /Maryland-Rockville/

*Requisition ID:* /1700002955/

Register and find the right job for you.

Register and find the right job for you.

Why Register?
  • Get weekly job alerts
  • Upload your resume
  • Use our career tools

Register now & start applying for jobs.

Why Register?
  • Apply to Matching Jobs
  • Get Weekly Job Alerts
  • Post Your Resume
() -

Register now & start applying for jobs.

Why Register?
  • Apply to Matching Jobs
  • Get Weekly Job Alerts
  • Post Your Resume
() -

Register now & start applying for jobs.

Why Register?
  • Apply to Matching Jobs
  • Get Weekly Job Alerts
  • Post Your Resume
() -

Register now & start applying for jobs.

Why Register?
  • Apply to Matching Jobs
  • Get Weekly Job Alerts
  • Post Your Resume
() -