Strong knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite preferred
No previous experience or knowledge of public policy required; Acumen provides all relevant training. This is a full-time position with employee benefits.
Please include a cover letter, resume, writing sample, transcript and salary requirement. Incomplete applications will not be considered.
Due to the sensitive nature of much of our work, all Acumen employees must undergo a background check. Your employment will be contingent upon your completing, and Acumen reviewing to its satisfaction, your mandatory background check. Employees who work with particularly sensitive information may be asked to undergo additional background checks after starting work.
Acumen LLC is a rapidly expanding policy research firm dedicated to improving health and social service programs. Small in size with a culture that blends the intellectual challenge of academia with the flexibility and openness of a young and growing company, we are uniquely situated to work on high-impact public sector projects from the private sector. We work in close partnership with local, state and federal government agencies to provide them with advanced econometric modeling, qualitative analysis, technical assistance and software development. Our analysis informs and directly impacts decisions made by government officials on a range of public policy issues, while our corporate environment provides potential for rapid growth and advancement for those with initiative and a desire to learn.