Data Entry Associate

Location: Columbus, OH

Type: Full Time

Min. Experience: Entry Level

Fors Marsh Group LLC is an applied research consulting firm based in Arlington, VA. Our primary mission is to leverage insights from the social sciences for improved organizational decision-making.  As a thriving small business we are committed to providing growth opportunities to our employees, expanding their areas of competence, and challenging them to provide the best possible research for our clients.

FMG will be opening an office in Columbus, OH in order to expand our survey operations team and we are seeking an intelligent and motivated individual to assist part-time or full-time with ongoing survey research efforts. These individuals’ primary responsibility will be handling and entry of completed surveys. This job is best suited for individuals with a strong work ethic, excellent attention to detail, strong analytical skills and solid computer skills.     

Responsibilities include:

  • Monitoring survey returns and maintaining a survey control system 
  • Collaborating and communicating effectively with internal research teams as needed
  • Gathering survey returns from local post office
  • Entering survey responses into dataset
  • Coding and cleaning of open ended survey responses 
  • Updating response rate reports based on current returns

Qualifications:

  • Strong data entry and typing skills, including 10-key
  • Knowledge of Excel and general computing skills 
  • Ability to work across multiple projects and adjust to changing priorities and deadlines, must be able to multi-task
  • Ability to transition between independent and team oriented tasks
  • Duties include the collection, compilation, documentation of survey data
  • Ability to follow established procedures consistently
  • Strong organizational skills, accuracy, and attention to detail
  • High level of integrity in dealing with sensitive information
  • Applicant must be able to pass extensive background checks to work with sensitive data
  • Valid driver’s license are a must 
  • Spanish fluency highly preferred 
  • Previous office experience is highly preferable
  • Experience or interest in survey driven research is a plus
  • High comfort level with face-to-face interviewing of survey respondents, travel may be required

We Offer:

  • An opportunity to gain practical research experience
  • A highly collegial and intellectually stimulating work environment
  • Full time positions available for qualified candidates

FMG Is an Equal Opportunity Employer. M/F/Disability/Vet/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

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