Abt Associates Behavioral Health Senior Analyst in Atlanta, Georgia
Behavioral Health Senior Analyst
Abt Associates seeks a qualified Senior Analyst with behavioral health experience ( either mental and/or substance use disorder) to join a support evaluation, research and technical assistance projects funded by SAMHSA and other agencies supporting behavioral health work. This mid-level position requires superior research and writing competencies and skills. This is an ideal position for someone with a strong behavioral and public health background interested in applying their knowledge and skills to a range of research projects.
Key Roles and Responsibilities
Work with teams to design and implement evaluation, research and technical assistance studies, surveys, and interventions
Conduct systematic reviews of literature
Research and write about specific evidence-based interventions related to treatment of mental health and substance use disorder
Conduct qualitative and/or quantitative data analysis
Summarize findings in tables, figures and maps and communicates information
Contribute to manuscripts and presentations for internal and external audiences
Create and manage study databases, train users, and develop procedure manuals
Perform project management tasks
Perform other duties as assigned
Preferred Skills / Prerequisites
The following characteristics are essential for this position:
Background in mental health and/or substance use disorder
Excellent writing and communication skills
Proficiency with Microsoft Office suite
Ability to present oneself in a professional manner to and on behalf of clients
The following characteristics are highly desirable for this position:
Understanding of federal government policies and programs
Experience writing proposals for federal clients
Familiarity with one or more analytic tools and software (e.g., SAS, SPSS, Python, R and/or NVivo, Dedoose)
Previous experience working with SAMHSA or other federal agency
Bachelor’s Degree + Five years of relevant experience, or Master’s Degree + Three years of relevant experience, or PhD
The position offers an anticipated base salary of approximately $69,118 to $110,589 and may vary by ten percent depending on candidate geographical location. Salary offers are made based on internal equity and market analysis.
Abt Associates is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer committed to fostering a diverse workforce. Abt Associates provides market-competitive salaries and comprehensive employee benefits. Local candidates strongly encouraged to apply.
Disclaimer: Abt Associates will never ask candidates for money in exchange for an offer of employment.
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