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Research Associate
Posted on 10/19/2021
INACTIVE
Locations
Washington, DC, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Data Analysis
Management
Requirements
  • You are committed to a just and inclusive economy that delivers opportunity and dignity to all Americans and you are passionate about preserving and strengthening our democracy
  • Youre committed to racial equity and value working with people from diverse racial, ethnic, and socioeconomic backgrounds
  • Youre comfortable with policy and data analysis and translating academic research jargon into plain (and compelling) language
  • You are open to evolving responsibilities and enjoy working on multiple issues and projects
  • Youre an excellent writer and editor, with an eye towards overall quality
  • Youre comfortable working under tight deadlines in a dynamic work environment
  • You can manage multiple projects while also contributing to a team
  • Youre well organized and are detail oriented
Responsibilities
  • Work with the Associate Director, as well as the rest of the Hub team, to support the timely development of persuasive analyses that complement and advance our issue advocacy campaigns
  • Draft everything from internal factsheets to products for public release
  • Help translate sometimes dense policy research into digestible and useful information for internal and public distribution
  • Fact-check materials and ensure that all our arguments are backed up with solid evidence and advance our policy aims
  • Contribute to the development of new ideas for products and analyses that can advance our arguments and support our goals
  • Provide support to the development of rapid-response materials when breaking news and/or unexpected events affect our campaigns
  • Collaborate with Hub Project staff on other teams (digital, communications, campaigns) to meet their research needs
  • Perform other duties as assigned
The Hub Project

11-50 employees

Left-of-center advocacy and research organization
Company Overview
The Hub Project builds coalitions and provides resources, capacity, infrastructure, and expertise to partners in the progressive movement. With experience in communications, digital, organizing, and research, they bring their skills to advocacy campaigns working to strengthen democracy, protect access to health care, and ensure the economy works for everyone.
Benefits
  • 100 percent paid medical, vision, and dental premiums for employees and dependents
  • 401(k) retirement plan with employer contribution
  • Up to 12 weeks of paid parental leave
  • Employer-paid life and disability insurance
  • Flexible Spending Account & commuter benefits
  • Paid vacation and personal leave
  • Health Reimbursement Account to cover 100 percent of in-network medical cost
Company Core Values
  • Remember the Human (including yourself!)
  • We All Rise Together
  • Be Honest
  • Always Be Scheming
  • We All Do the Dishes
  • Live the Why
  • We Don’t Give Up