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Job Title:Research Consultant

Job Reference Code:004

Job LocationArlington, VA

Job Type:Full Time

Research Consultant
 
The Menges Group contributes to the evolution of coordinated care programs that improve quality of life and lower expenditures for Medicaid and Medicare beneficiaries. Our clients range from Fortune 500 healthcare companies, state government agencies, trade associations, and regional coordinated care organizations. Our staff share a strong and compassionate commitment to the well-being of vulnerable populations; our projects involve improving services and reducing costs for high-need and vulnerable subgroups of all ages.
We provide strategic health policy and care coordination solutions to our clients through:
Our projects range from designing programs for high-need populations, supporting health plans during state procurements, supporting operational functions of health plans – including improving quality ratings and improving network adequacy. We also support businesses growth in the healthcare field and provide business planning analysis.
The Menges Group is seeking to hire a Research Consultant with strong motivation and a versatile set of quantitative, qualitative, and interpersonal skills. The successful applicant will support our firm with its procurement support efforts, as well as various client activities and firm interests. Tasks will include contributing to our data analytics by regularly using MS Excel and other statistical programs to review data, maintaining knowledge of the latest literature and current activities, and conducting technical writing to analyze policies or respond to State RFPs.
 
The successful applicant is expected to have as many of the following qualifications as possible.
 
Qualifications:
  • Masters degree
  • Knowledge of public health coverage programs (e.g., Medicaid, Medicare, correctional health)
  • Ability to work effectively in a project team setting
  • Excellent oral, written, and interpersonal skills
  • 1-2 years of relevant experience
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office
  • Strong leadership skills
  • Experience and desire to manage a team
  • Ability to succeed in a dynamic, fast-paced environment and produce quality deliverables according to tight timeframes and under constant pressure
  • Overall enthusiasm for improving health care and coverage for the nation’s most vulnerable populations – and for achieving available cost savings
  • Willingness to travel 10%-50% of time
The Menges Group is a small company with a collaborative work environment. Candidates must be able to independently complete assigned tasks, as well as to work with a team. This is a full-time position with a competitive salary and benefit package.
 
To apply, please email a cover letter, resume, and a short writing sample (fewer than ten pages) to: Phyllis Call at pcall@themengesgroup.com