Research Coordinator

Los Angeles, CA
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Sheena Arias

Job Description:

Our client is looking for an eager Research Coordinator to join their Design Team on a temporary basis in El Segundo! 

In this role, the Research Coordinator will be responsible for leveraging a wide range of recruiting methods to recruit test candidates, coordinate all logistics for the participant and researcher and be responsible for the overall upkeep of the Lab. 

If you have superb organizational and multi-tasking skills AND are eager to learn the ins and outs of the research process then this is the role for you!! 

Key job responsibilities of the Research Coordinator include:

1. Participant Recruiting

  • Support the planning process of all research studies, including participant outreach, screening, scheduling and incentivizing.
  • You solicit, identify, and prepare appropriate candidates to participate in research studies. You scrutinize study specifications and planned recruiting criteria to ensure quality data is gathered from the right people.
  • You are proactive in consistently and promptly updating & managing the database of attendees for all research studies.
  • You innovate on our use of data, reporting and tools to improve strategies, outreach and effectiveness in delivering quality participants.

2. Research Coordinating

  • You consistently demonstrate strong analytical skills, attention to detail, a sense of urgency, and have the ability to manage multiple recruitment tasks simultaneously as well as accommodate the unexpected.
  • You consistently seek out and communicate with all stakeholders regarding recruitment status and task deadlines, asking questions when you are unsure or need support.
  • You are proactive in consistently and promptly updating & managing the database of attendees for all research studies.
  • You grow positive working relationships with colleagues at all organizational levels.

3. Lab Maintenance

  • You check, test and activate A/V equipment and proper inputs/outputs before all test sessions and/or every week.
  • You successfully and consistently keep labs clean, stocked & organized in regards to all furniture, supplies & equipment.
  • You are consistently prepared to control equipment & recordings during sessions and provide any in-session assistance.

Personal attributes:

- Exceptional organizational & communication skills (must have)

- Exceptional flexibility and embraces ambiguity

- Approachable demeanor and composure

- Good listener & multi-tasker

If this sounds like you please email your resume to Sheena Arias at sarias@aquent.com 

Client Description:

The world loves TV! But the traditional world of video content distribution and consumption is changing dramatically. Our client is leading the way, as a top provider of digital television entertainment services, and backed by one of the world’s largest communication companies, delivering a premium video experience through state-of-the-art technology, and unmatched programming to more than 37 million customers in the U.S. and Latin America.

As a marketer, designer, developer, writer, or manager, if your passion is technology, this is where to look! Our client is innovating ways to bring not only its day-to-day technical products to the consumer, but is also keeping up the way they’re offering them, constantly adapting the standard of their own apps and digital experience. As part of their team, you’d be contributing to that innovation and digital experience, while gaining the experience that comes from working with two major technology brands.