Research Associate

Capital Alpha Partners, LLC | Washington DC

About Job

Capital Alpha Partners, LLC analyzes public policy and political developments for a diverse, sophisticated clientele.

We are seeking a Research Associate to support senior policy analysts’ production; distill complex ideas into additive summaries; and conduct bespoke analysis on rotating issues.

The position provides a unique opportunity to delve into the practical business impact of policy issues across the economy.

Duties and responsibilities include:

– Assisting in the development of written reports, including research support, copy editing and production;

– Creating summary products from team publications and conference calls;

– Tracking and summarizing legislative and regulatory policy developments;

– Providing research assistance for client inquiries and regulatory due diligence projects;

– Monitoring trade press and other information sources on set topics

– Producing charts, graphics, and presentation materials; and

– Assisting with miscellaneous administrative needs.

The ideal candidate for this position will have the following qualities and qualifications:

– 2-4 years experience in government or public policy-focused field;

– Intellectual curiosity to learn and resourcefulness;

– Interest in the financials markets and public policy;

– Excellent proofreading, writing, editing, and general communications skills;

– The ability to summarize complex ideas in clear, simple writing;

– Experience manipulating data, including generating data graphics, and desktop publishing skills;

– Ability to manage multiple projects and competing deadlines;

– Availability to work beyond standard hours (including Sunday evening publications);

– Bachelor’s or master’s degree.

Interested candidates should send their CV and cover letter to