Researcher - (Folsom, CA)

Our national media and research company offering competitive benefits and salary is currently searching for a researcher with an interest in, or experience with, state and local government and/or education.

The Researcher is responsible for supporting the Research department activities through data collection and aggregation activities as assigned by the Director of Research & Analysis or delegated through the Research Analysts.

Responsibilities

  • Schedule and conduct phone interviews
  • Write summary reports from phone interviews
  • Conduct secondary research including sourcing and creating Excel spreadsheets, Navigator reports, jurisdictional profiles, and other materials as needed
  • Assist in development of presentation materials to summarize research findings, as needed
  • Utilize Salesforce to track assignments and progress through to completion of tasks
  • Responsible for tracking and meeting deadlines

 

Qualifications

Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written, is required
Ability to write coherently and logically, using proper grammar and punctuation
Moderately proficient with MS Excel, Word, Outlook
A capacity for independent and autonomous work within a team environment
The ability to manage multiple projects and competing timelines as assignments are received
Understanding and application of basic business standards of etiquette, behaviors, written and verbal communications, demeanor
Experience with market research, competitive intelligence, and/or business intelligence or related areas is a plus, but is not required
Familiarity and basic use with Salesforce is a plus, but is not required
Experience in either the education or government sectors is a plus, but is not required
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written, is required
  • Ability to write coherently and logically, using proper grammar and punctuation
  • Moderately proficient with MS Excel, Word, Outlook
  • A capacity for independent and autonomous work within a team environment
  • The ability to manage multiple projects and competing timelines as assignments are received
  • Understanding and application of basic business standards of etiquette, behaviors, written and verbal communications, demeanor
  • Experience with market research, competitive intelligence, and/or business intelligence or related areas is a plus, but is not required
  • Familiarity and basic use with Salesforce is a plus, but is not required
  • Experience in either the education or government sectors is a plus, but is not required