Contract Senior Quantitative Research Analysts
Eduventures - Boston, MA

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Job Descriptions:
About Eduventures
Eduventures is the industry leader in research, data, consulting, and advisory services for the higher education community. For nearly 20 years, college and university leaders and education industry providers have looked to Eduventures for innovative and forward-looking ideas, for insights into best practices, and for help with making the strategic and operational decisions vital to their success. More about Eduventures can be found at .

The Opportunities
We are searching for individuals with experience in advanced quantitative analytical methods, including predictive and econometric modeling and/or advanced market research techniques. Senior Quantitative Research Analysts will create customized, timely reports informed by reliable and valid survey data, descriptive statistics, and modeling. These are contract positions assigned to specific clients and projects.

Key Responsibilities

Conducting quantitative primary and secondary research to identify and analyze key issues and trends that university professionals face

Developing and executing econometric and statistical models to identify segments of interest and causal relationships

Evaluating decision-making and pricing scenarios for institutions to determine the likelihood of a favorable outcome

Developing and delivering results to members on time, and highlighting recommendations and follow-up research opportunities

Delivering technical results to diverse audiences clearly and intuitively

Crafting client ready reports and deliverables independently

Assisting in the design, development, and delivery of research studies

Required Experience:
Bachelor's degree; Master's or Doctoral degree preferred

A minimum of three years of experience in quantitative research design and analysis, including regression analysis and statistical and econometric modeling

Understanding of microeconomic theory and econometric methods

Understanding of linear and nonlinear models, with an emphasis on their applications in higher education

Ability to properly organize/analyze data with respect to specific modeling scenarios

Familiarity with survey research methods including design, implementation, analysis, and reporting

Superior attention to detail and exceptional organizational skills

A business-oriented, entrepreneurial mind-set, experience in market research, and proven ability to translate quantitative data into clearly written business reports

Ability to explain complex quantitative methods in terms appropriate to executive-level audiences

Strong interpersonal skills and client-service ethic

Highly experienced in SPSS, STATA, SAS or similar statistical software

Proficiency in Microsoft PowerPoint and Excel

Application Process
Qualified candidates may apply onine via our Web site. Please submit your resume and cover letter in a single Microsoft Word or PDF document including availability and hourly rate.

Please no phone calls or agencies. Eduventures is an equal opportunity employer.
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