1+ months

Federal - Media & Research Specialist

Washington, DC 20004
Organization: Accenture Federal Services

Location: Washington, DC


Accenture Federal Services, a wholly owned subsidiary of Accenture LLP, is a U.S. company with offices in Arlington, Virginia. Accenture's federal business has served every cabinet-level department and 30 of the largest federal organizations. Accenture Federal Services transforms bold ideas into breakthrough outcomes for clients at defense, intelligence, public safety, civilian and military health organizations.


We believe that great outcomes are everything. Its what drives us to turn bold ideas into breakthrough solutions. By combining digital technologies with what works across the worlds leading businesses, we use agile approaches to help clients solve their toughest problems fastthe first time. So, you can deliver what matters most.


Count on us to help you embrace new ways of working, building for change and put customers at the core. A wholly owned subsidiary of Accenture, we bring over 30 years of experience serving the federal government, including every cabinet-level department. Our 7,200 dedicated colleagues and change makers work with our clients at the heart of the nations priorities in defense, intel, public safety, health and civilian to help you make a difference for the people you employ, serve and protect.






Our Media & Research Specialist will assist with quantitative research, including: survey questionnaire design and drafting, statistical analysis, management of data collection, writing research reports, analyzing data trends. You will be responsible for following digital trends, and media narratives around key foreign policy topics. You will also design low-cost and quick-turnaround testing regimes for online content and conduct analysis of digital and social media.






Basic Qualifications:







+ 2 years of professional
experience in a fast-paced office environment


+ 1 year of professional
experience in quantitative and
statistical skills or 1 year of relevant coursework utilizing statistical tools such as
SPSS, Stata


+ Bachelor's Degree





Preferred Qualifications:







+ Education/background related to
social sciences or psychology, or a familiarity with survey work







+ Fluency with survey processes and sophisticated statistical methods


+ Experience in using advanced statistical analysis techniques, such as logistic regression, hierarchical linear models and experimental design


+ Experience in designing first- and second-stage weights for complex samples strongly preferred


+ Familiarity with the latest developments in international survey methodology


+ Data visualization


+ Multiple languages a plus









An active security clearance or the ability to obtain one may be required for this role.


Candidates who are currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business may not be eligible for consideration.


Applicants for employment in the US must have work authorization that does not now or in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the United States and with Accenture (i.e., H1-B visa, F-1 visa (OPT), TN visa or any other non-immigrant status).


Accenture is a Federal Contractor and an EEO and Affirmative Action Employer of Females/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.


Equal Employment Opportunity

All employment decisions shall be made without regard to age, race, creed, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, disability status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, citizenship status or any other basis as protected by federal, state, or local law.


Job candidates will not be obligated to disclose sealed or expunged records of conviction or arrest as part of the hiring process.


Accenture is committed to providing veteran employment opportunities to our service men and women.










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Posted: 2019-07-22 Expires: 2019-08-30

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