Title: Research assistant, Roe Institute for Economic Policy Studies
Reports to: Director, Roe Institute
Job Summary: The Heritage Foundation’s mission is "to formulate and promote conservative public policies based on the principles of free enterprise, limited government, individual freedom, traditional American values, and a strong national defense." Based on those principles, the main objectives of the Roe Institute are to limit the size, scope, cost and intrusiveness of government and facilitate economic growth through free markets. Consistent with the mission and those objectives, the incumbent will contribute to the development of written products by providing research support to the Roe Institute and all of its units, supervised writing, and other tasks as defined by the Roe Director. Knowledge of the federal budget and federal regulation a must. Knowledge of federal infrastructure policy also desired.
Education: Bachelor’s Degree
Experience: 1 year of research and writing experience.
Computer Skills: Microsoft Office and Internet skills; database experience helpful.