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Senior Level Opening - Research & Evaluation
Full Time (Salary)
Gaithersburg, Maryland, United States - 20877
Promote Social Change and Community Development through Research and Evaluation!
Community Science is currently hiring talented individuals to fill several positions at multiple levels.
You will work with and learn from professionals committed to social change, equity, and justice. We value teamwork, innovation, problem-solving, and enjoying the work and our co-workers. You will join a team of highly qualified people from diverse disciplines and backgrounds. Our team follows their passions. We provide opportunities for development in their areas of interest. Professional development is a top priority and we offer funds, time, and opportunities. Senior-level persons are encouraged to apply!
You will have the following skills:
- Background in the housing, economic development, workforce development, or urban planning, with a masters or doctoral degree;
- Experience in the implementation of evaluations of community-based or systems change projects. Experience in professional services or consulting organization preferred;
- Prior knowledge or research experience in at least one area of community change e.g. housing and economic development, workforce development, systems change, or community capacity building. Evaluation capacity building experience highly desirable;
- Demonstrated proficiency in both qualitative and quantitative research skills, including data collection and management;
- Analysis skills, including the use of computer analysis tools e.g. STATA, MS Access or GIS;
- Successful experience conducting research or evaluation cross culturally;
- Strong communication written and verbal skills including publications in scientific or practitioner outlets;
- Ability to travel;
- Ability to thrive in a busy environment, attention to details, and meet strict deadlines; and
- Proficiency in foreign languages and cultures is an advantage.
Come join us!
Apply now by submitting your cover letter and resume. We will review all applicants according to our company career ladder and determine where you can best contribute your expertise.