Research Specialist

Posted 10 months ago


  1. High Diploma Required
  2. AA Degree or (4) years of experience in research or data analysis
  3. Microsoft Office Proficiency

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Organization skills
  • Quick typing skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Computer savvy
  • Confidentiality
  • Thoroughness

Performance Responsibilities

  • Handle and protect confidential and sensitive data with integrity.
  • Maintains database by entering new and updated student information from sign in sheets and surveys.
  • Prepares source data for compiling and sorting information.
  • Assist staff in design and maintenance of surveys and relational databases; this frequently involves use of Microsoft Excel
  • Establishes entry priorities.
  • Resolves deficiencies by using standard procedures by discussing concerns or issues with supervisor
  • Assist staff in analyzing data in various formats.
  • Assist staff in the design and execution of data for evaluation
  • Produce written and visual materials for program evaluation reports and presentations.
  • Verifies entered data by reviewing, correcting, deleting, or reentering data.
  • Secures information by completing data base backups.
  • Assist in administering program participants surveys at identified sites.
  • Attend sessions with facilitators, when requested
  • Performs routine clerical duties as instructed, if essential to the research activities of the program
  • Other assigned duties

Supervisor: Program Director

Term of Employment: Full-Time, Limited time period (grant funded position)

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