Housing Research Assistant
|Job at a Glance|
|Job Level||Entry (0–1 year)|
Immediate opening for a research assistant with background in affordable housing and community development research. Writing experience is required. Responsibilities include assisting in researching issues related to federal, state and local regulations; summarizing research reports in housing and community development; and researching and writing articles on related topics.
The candidate must have a Masters degree in urban planning, public policy, public administration or a related field with strong communications skills.
The ideal candidate will have the following qualifications:
• Knowledge of affordable housing and community development issues;
• Excellent writing and communication skills;
• Strong research skills;
• A strong ability to proof and edit copy;
• Must be able to adhere to strict deadlines.
Job is based in Reston, VA.