Overview

Cygnal, a Republican polling firm, is hiring a Research Coordinator to be a member of our Client Account Management team.

Primary Responsibilities:

· Coordinate client projects via clear communication of goals and mid-stream changes

· Write effective poll scripts that answer client questions and provide insights

· Craft analysis memos and decks with insights and strategic recommendations

· Ensure quality control of all internal and external products

· Develop presentation decks when applicable including effective visualizations

· Interpret survey results for clients

· Present results to clients via phone calls and video conferencing

· Support of rest of accounts team and other internal teams in a collaborative environment

Required Skills:

· 2-5 years’ experience in managing political campaigns and/or polling

· Excellent verbal and written communication skills with the ability to concisely explain complex ideas and confidently make strategic recommendations

· Excellent computer skills and ability to work with Gsuite, Microsoft office, slack, and other internal communication and ERP software

· Ability to learn and adapt rapidly, taking feedback in stride

· Mental toughness to balance competing project demands

· Thorough attention to detail and strong problem-solving skills

· Flexibility to work weekends and/or unconventional hours as needed

· Ability to work with numbers and interpret data

Ideal Candidate Profile:

Required

· 1-4 years’ experience in politics, polling, or market research

· Political campaign experience

· Bachelor’s degree in Political Science, Mathematics, Communications, Market Research, or Business (flexible)

· Balance of accuracy and efficiency

· Performance-driven and knowledge-hungry with a teachable mindset and willingness to accept and apply feedback

· Enjoys working in a fast-paced environment

· Resides on or is willing to relocate to Washington, DC

Preferred

· Competent in GSuite products, and efficient in email, Slack, and Microsoft Office

· Resides in or is willing to relocate to Washington, DC

· Prior experience using presentation software (PowerPoint, Google Slides) to creatively communicate insights from data

Compensation, Benefits and Perks

· Competitive base salary

· Participation in the company variable compensation plan

· Company contribution toward health, dental, and vision insurance

· Company-paid short-term and long-term disability insurance and term life insurance

· 401k plan with company match

· Unlimited vacation policy

· Flexible work schedule

To be considered, please complete this culture assessment survey https://go.apply.ci/p/e4t96EvEzS8aDLIYSXFD

Please mention that you found this job from SearchRight when submitting an application. We’d also love for you to send us a message if you apply. This helps our efforts with building relationships and making the job search better for candidates. Thank You

About Cygnal

Cygnal is a polling and survey research firm serving center-right consultant, caucus, committee, political, independent expenditure, association, and advocacy organizations. We also work with small- and mid-size corporations for employee satisfaction, customer sentiment, and market research surveys.