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Research Assistant


$45,000 - $50,000, Commensurate with experience

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Research Assistant

Boyd Caton Group, Inc. (bcg) is seeking a full-time Research Assistant. We are not just consultants that develop products: We create solutions that positively impact the lives of others. Our thriving employees relentlessly strive to bring value to the lives of our clients, the industries we serve, and each other. Through diversity of ideas and focused ideals, we build relationships based on principles of service and gratitude. We’re looking for an energetic, reliable, confident self-starter to join our team. If you are looking for a rewarding work environment with a growing company, let’s chat.

Spend your days

  • Collecting and synthesizing relevant data.
  • Working and collaborating with senior staff and the project manager to provide project updates and help support key milestone deliverables.
  • Developing resource documents.
  • Ensuring the accuracy and organization of project data.
  • Helping to draft charts, graphs, and written information for reports and presentations..
  • Conducting contract-related research on technologies, industries, and other matters related to project scope.

Bring with you

  • Bachelor’s Degree (BA or BS) from an accredited school.
  • Strong written and oral communication skills.
  • Strong analytical skills with the ability to collect, organize, analyze, and accurately disseminate information.
  • Interest in the public transportation industry.
  • Presentation and report-writing skills.
  • Microsoft Office fluency.
  • Professional experience in data analysis/wrangling/validation, finance/economics, or public transportation industry (not required).
  • Experience with Jira software (not required).
  • Legally authorized to work in the United States without sponsorship.
  • Must be able to obtain security clearance.
  • Proof of full COVID-19 vaccination status

And you will receive

  • Competitive compensation package plus benefits, including health and dental insurance
  • Vacation and sick pay
  • Matching retirement IRA option
  • A committed team of professionals to spend your days with

Location: This could be an office-based telecommuting position or a fully remote position. For an office-based telecommuting position, personnel must live within one hour of our Charlottesville office. For this to be a fully remote position, candidates must live within the Washington D.C., Metropolitan area.

No relocation package:  Must live in Charlottesville, Virginia, or the surrounding area (within approximately one-hour commuting distance to bcg’s Charlottesville office).

Next step`

Please send a cover letter, resume, and three professional references with contact information to with “Research Assistant” in the subject line. In your cover letter, please provide details of the following: confirm you have at least a Bachelor’s Degree, discuss your project management experience (including years) and share your willingness to relocate to, or explain that you currently reside in, the Charlottesville or Washington D.C., Metropolitan area.

bcg provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment.  bcg prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local laws.

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