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GQR
Washington, DC, United States
2 days ago
GQR
Washington, Dist. Columbia, United States
2 days ago

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SUMMARY

Are you someone who loves the thrill and speed of politics, but prefers to work behind the scenes? Do you revel in running a tight ship, and find fulfillment in supporting a team to help everyone do their best work? Then we’d love to have you join our Team!

GQR is seeking a motivated professional to join our admin Team as a Project Coordinator. In this role, you will provide executive level support to one of our three Senior Partners. Your role will be split into two primary functions:

  1. Principal Management
    1. Scheduling and providing other administrative support to your assigned Senior Partner, including scheduling travel and handling expenses.
    2. Efficiently fielding and managing calls for the Partner.
    3. Coordinating with members of our Project Teams to track the progress of all active projects.
  2. Project & Client Management
    1. Keeping abreast of news events and developments with clients and topics pertinent to clients and political issues, and ensuring the Partner is briefed and updated as necessary.
    2. Conducting background research (on prospective clients and regular updates for current clients) primarily via online search engines like Google, LexisNexis, etc.
    3. Light administrative duties to include vendor communications and management.

 As a Project Coordinator at GQR, you will receive mentorship and training to help you grow your skills and network for personal and professional development, as well as hands-on exposure to our polling and opinion research work. We will look to you to be a representative for your Partner and GQR, offering ideas and solutions to problems, and demonstrating to clients the knowledge and value that you bring to our Team. Our Project Coordinators also serve as subject matter experts on our Team, helping to guide and support our Project Team members by maintaining keen oversight of their Partners’ clients and projects.

GQR is committed to building a diverse team and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. You will be considered for employment regardless of race, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, age, or veteran status 

BENEFITS
As a full-time employee, you will also be eligible for GQR's full suite of benefits, including:

  • Paid vacation, sick, and personal leave time
  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance for you and eligible dependents, percent of premium costs covered by GQR
  • Basic life, accidental death and dismemberment, short-term, and long-term disability insurance, 100% of premium costs covered by GQR
  • 401(k) retirement plan


Requirements

HOURS
9:00 AM to 6:00 PM EST Monday through Friday at our DC home office. Flexibility for occasional telework on an as-needed basis. Some after hours and weekend work as needed.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES

  • Keen attention to detail.
  • Sense of urgency is a must.
  • Exceptional communication skills are a must.
  • Exceptional organizational skills are a must.
  • Professional demeanor and keen sense of discretion.
  • Excellent writing skills.
  • Adaptability to changing situations and needs, both internal and external.
  • Ability to collaborate effectively with all levels of staff.
  • Basic knowledge in the design, development, and implementation of qualitative and quantitative research methods a plus.
  • Knowledge of campaign structures and processes a plus.
  • Understanding of various mediums for campaign communications a plus.
  • Understanding of other political structures a plus.

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE

  • Previous scheduling experience is a must.
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience in relevant field (including, but not limited to, political science, public policy, international relations, statistics, math, business) 

Job Information

  • Job ID: 64220041
  • Location:
    Washington, Dist. Columbia, United States
  • Position Title: Project Coordinator
  • Company Name For Job: GQR
  • Job Function: Administrative/Management,
    Consulting/Professional Services
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Job Duration: Indefinite
  • Min Education: BA/BS/Undergraduate
  • Min Experience: 0-1 Year
  • Required Travel: 0-10%

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