Fors Marsh Group LLC Researcher in Arlington, Virginia

Fors Marsh Group LLC (FMG) is an applied research firm located in Northern Virginia. Our primary mission is to leverage insights from the social sciences to enhance decision-making around communication, market research, and human resource management.FMG is seeking an intelligent and motivated quantitative researcher with experience in the areas of research methods and statistical analysis to support a variety of research projects. This individual would work in a researcher role, providing statistical/analytical support across internal research team(s).Responsibilities include:Supporting the design, execution, and interpretation of social science, experimental, survey research, and other studies (e.g., studies requiring experimental design, questionnaire design).Learning and applying sophisticated principles in the fields of statistics, survey methodology, and/or other social science disciplines to analyze survey, experimental, and other data. (e.g., clustering, multi-level modeling, logistic regression).Preparing written proposals, research reports, and other internal or external communications summarizing research methods, findings, and implications.Assisting in research projects and internal RandD efforts, as well as participating in project meetings.Qualifications:Bachelor's or graduate (preferred) degree in social science, public policy, statistics, quantitative psychology, survey methodology, or related field.A minimum of two years of experience (post-degree) in a researcher roleExperience working with existing datasets and integrating from multiple sources preferredDemonstration of strong verbal and written communications skillsExperience with survey methodology (e.g. sampling and weighting) preferredApplicants may be subject to a low-level government security investigation and must meet eligibility criteria for access to sensitive informationKnowledge of at least one statistical analysis software package (Stata is preferred) and Microsoft Office computer software applicationsUS Citizenship requiredWe Offer:Opportunities for professional development in a collaborative environment where staff are self-motivated and enthusiastic about their field of studyOpportunities to participate in high quality research and influence decision making among government leadersHighly competitive benefit/compensation packageFMG Is an Equal Opportunity Employer. M/F/Disability/Vet/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity