The Research Assistant will provide overall support for the Schroeder Institute expertise center.
WHO WE ARE:
Truth Initiative is an award-winning nonprofit organization dedicated to addressing our nation's number one preventable cause of disease and death. To speak, seek and spread the truth about tobacco, we are building a team of smart, creative and passionate professionals who represent diverse backgrounds and disciplines. Find out more about us at truthinitiative.org.
WHO YOU ARE:
You cross each t and dot each i - even when there isn't enough time for it -- and take pride in a job done well. Working as part of an effective team motivates you, but it's not your style to shy away from what you can do individually to make a difference. You are thoughtful and passionate about the challenges of our time, and appreciate your community and the world around you. According to your vision, the future looks bright and you have a plan to make it happen.
THE DAY-TO-DAY STUFF:
A bachelor's degree is required. The ideal candidate will have 1-2 years experience in fact-checking, literature searches, and data collection and analysis. The candidate must be detail-oriented, flexible, and able to work independently as well as collaboratively. Excellent communication skills, with a focus on writing ability, are essential. The candidate should be committed to public health and tobacco control.
Salary is competitive based on experience with EXCELLENT benefits.
Interested candidates should submit their cover letter and resume here
mail application materials to:
Attn: Research Assistant
900 G Street, NW
Washington, DC 20001
Fax: (202) 454-5597
No telephone calls please.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status or disability.