Research Assistant

  • location: Silver Spring, MD
  • type: Temp to Perm
  • salary: $22 - $28 per hour

job description

Research Assistant

Government contractor located in downtown Silver Spring seeking Research Assistant to support in the implementation and assessment of a government program in the education space. Seeking individual with experience using SPSS, MS Suite and experience using web-based survey software (e.g., SurveyMonkey, Qualtrics) is highly preferred.  This position will be remote with the intention of returning to the office at some point in 2021. 


  • Compile, code, and sort information, following established protocols.
  • Review data for discrepancies and verify for accuracy.
  • Enter data into Excel spreadsheets, SPSS databases, and web-based systems.
  • Help develop data collection instruments and protocols.
  • Maintain files and correspondence related to data requests.
  • Conduct web-based literature searches.
  • Create tables and charts in Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.
  • Help prepare reports and research papers.
  • Answer calls and assist grantees.
  • Assist with meeting planning.

  • SPSS
  • Excel
  • Powerpoint
  • SurveyMonkey
  • Qualtrics
  • Bachelors (required)
  • Years of experience: 2 years
  • Experience level:Experienced
Shift: First

Working hours: 9 AM - 5 PM

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