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Research Assistant (Contract)

Application Procedure:

To apply, please submit a cover letter and resume to:

Jennifer Mandery

Vice President for Research

The NALP Foundation

Job Duties

The NALP Foundation seeks a part-time Research Assistant to provide support for Foundation research projects, including data analysis, data compilation and reporting, list management and additional work as requested.

Main responsibilities include assisting with data coding, preparing data tables, charts and graphs for research publications, creating custom reports, and administrative and technical support, including other ad hoc requests.

This part-time contract position reports to the Vice President for Research.

Position Hours: 10 hours per week 

Position Start Date: September 15, 2023

Compensation: $25-$35/hour, commensurate with experience. Not benefits eligible.

Location: This is a remote role, and the individual can work from anywhere in the U.S.

Job Qualifications

What you will bring to the role:

  • Excellent organizational skills with the ability to be flexible and prioritize tasks to meet deadlines
  • Attention to detail, with a keen eye for accuracy
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Aptitude for working with numbers and datasets
  • Clear and effective communication skills
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office suite
  • Familiarity with data analysis software such as SPSS is a plus, but not required
  • An ideal candidate will have previous research and data experience

Institution Description

The NALP Foundation is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization; our mission is to improve the quality and delivery of legal services by advancing excellence in strategic and practical organizational leadership, effective management of legal personnel, professional development of lawyers, access to and diversity within the profession and ethical practices and professionalism. For over 25 years, The NALP Foundation has conducted unique benchmark research, and delivered exceptional educational programming and publications based on this research. For more information, please see


This position is not benefits eligible.
Application Due Date: 2023-11-15
Job Start Date: 2023-09-15
Salary: $25 - $35
City: Remote
State/Province/Region: MN
Institution: The NALP Foundation for Legal Career Research & Education
Reports To: Jennifer Mandery
Staff # Reporting to Position: 0
Reports In Office: Vice President for Research

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