Position Research Assistant (Book/Editorial)
Location San Francisco
Starts Reviewing Now!
Duration 3+ Months
Status Freelance (20 hours a week)
Rate $21/hr
Our client, one of the largest software companies in the Bay Area, needs a Research Assistant to assist their team part-time in SF, for 3+ months!

In this role you will work closely on a book project, envisioned as a richly-reported narrative, based on ground-breaking ideas.

-Bring to life anecdotes, data and principles about an exciting company.
-Assist with research matters, from the smallest detail of the menu at a pivotal dinner meeting to the global economic conditions in a tech transformation.
-Pore through interview transcripts to develop timelines, assemble and flesh out rich anecdotes and find supporting corporate materials for topics as needed.
-Work closely with the EVP, who’s been a best-selling author, Wall Street Journal page-one writer and CNN on-air commentator.

-College degree: BA, BS, MA or MBA - MASTERS PREFERRED
-Maintain accurate records of interviews, and preserve confidentiality
-Summarize and categorize interviews
-Accuracy is mandatory in work product
-Ability to research to original-source documents
-Excellent organization, writing, and verbal communication skills
-Experience in or demonstrated familiarity with journalism standards and practices
-Excel at critical thinking and self-motivated
-Proficient in Google Docs, Quip, Microsoft Office

Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to: SF65@jobalert.creativecircle.com