inVeritas seeks an experienced research associate to support the firm’s research operations, including corporate, political and legislative research; litigation support and jury selection; due diligence research; bill tracking and legislative analysis; public opinion research, and policy development.
-Research using electronic database sources, media sources and internet search engines;
-Assisting with qualitative and quantitative research for the firm’s clients;
-Supporting, planning, and coordinating interviews and surveys;
-Compiling, reading, analyzing, and organizing data;
-Fact-checking, editing and proofreading reports;
-General research on a variety of short-term projects.
-Exceptional attention to detail;
-Demonstrated ability to write clearly and succinctly;
-Ability to utilize research databases and to perform additional research using outside sources;
-Solid time management skills, with the ability to handle multiple projects, demands, and deadlines at a given time;
-Ability to analyze large amounts of data and identify relevant pieces of information;
-Ability to read and interpret legislation;
-Ability to work both independently and in a team environment; and
-Strong fact-checking and editing skills.
-Four years’ experience or a graduate degree is required.
-Experience with LexisNexis and/or Westlaw is highly desired.
-Experience with Freedom of Information and Privacy Act (FOIA) a plus.
-Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite and various social media platforms (Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn) is mandatory.
Please submit a cover letter, resume, references and three writing samples to firstname.lastname@example.org