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Research Assistant New York, NY • Research & Knowledge

Posted by
Fountain House, Inc.
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New York, NY
New
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Published 13 days ago

POSITION SUMMARY

The Research Assistant will provide research and organizational support to a growing Research & Knowledge team that is passionate about improving the lives of people with serious mental illness.

Requirements

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Conduct primary & secondary research, such as literature reviews, investigating care delivery models, synthesizing findings.
  • Participate in coding of qualitative research.
  • Develop internal systems to manage information, such as a knowledgebase of key research, project tracking, etc.
  • Support implementation of research and data practices in the field.
  • Engage in human-centered design.
  • Draft and support grant proposals.
  • Assist with data cleaning & analysis.

REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES

  • Strong research skills.
  • Strong written and oral communication skills.
  • Excellent organizational skills.
  • Excellent computer proficiency (MS Office – Word, Excel, and Outlook)
  • Must be able to work under pressure and meet deadlines, while maintaining a positive attitude.
  • Needs to approach work with a collaborative and flexible mindset.
  • Ability to work independently and to conduct assignments to completion within parameters of instructions given, prescribed routines, and standard accepted practices.
  • Creativity in problem solving, related to both research and the development of standardized systems and procedures
  • Ability to efficiently support (limited) administrative needs of the team.
  • Passion for the Fountain House mission.

REQUIRED AND PREFERRED EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE, AND CREDENTIALS

  • Undergraduate degree, preferably related to public health and/or social sciences.
  • Experience with data systems, qualitative research applications, and statistical programming is a plus.
  • Background in, and understanding of, public health, mental health, public policy preferred.

Physical Requirements

  • To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty and meet all physical requirements satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions

POSITION SUMMARY

The Research Assistant will provide research and organizational support to a growing Research & Knowledge team that is passionate about improving the lives of people with serious mental illness.

Requirements…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Education
    4-Year Degree Required

Benefits

Excellent Benefits with Generous PTO.

Excellent Benefits with Generous PTO.

Location

Temporarily Remote
Work must be performed in or near New York, NY
Associated Location
425 W 47th St, New York, NY 10036, USA

How to Apply

To Apply: Please visit us today and remember to upload your cover letter, resume and salary requirements.

https://recruiting.paylocity.com/recruiting/jobs/Details/551738/Fountain-House-Inc/Research-Assistant

To Apply: Please visit us today and remember to upload your cover letter, resume and salary requirements.

https://recruiting.paylocity.com/recruiting/jobs/Details/551738…

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