Program Manager, Research Services

  • MetaMetrics Inc
  • Durham, North Carolina
  • Mar 20, 2019
Professional Services

Job Description

Reporting to the Director of Research Services, and working closely with the Senior Program Manager, the Program Manager is responsible for the coordination and implementation of selected state and client studies to link assessment scales. The Program Manager position also supports the Research Services group by working with the Researchers to plan, coordinate, and conduct research studies. These responsibilities include successfully managing relationships and collaborative workflows to meet or exceed objectives related to schedule, quality, budget, and overall client satisfaction.

This job would be suitable for someone who has worked with or for state/local agencies in the area of assessment.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

Serves as a primary contact with selected state and client agencies to link assessment scales (linking studies) and coordinates MetaMetrics internal study activities.

  • Coordinates with Research Services and other groups within the company to implement linking studies and analysis plans.
  • Develop and deliver presentations related to linking studies (e.g., educator trainings).

Provides some direction and coordination functions for research projects.

  • Works with researchers to coordinate recruitment and facilitate smooth delivery of research studies as well as develop, edit, and/or produce tech report and white paper support materials as needed.

Respond to requests for information and data related to research studies; including communicating with parents, educators, and publishers.