Keypath LLC

Placement Research Associate

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Placement Research Associate


Do you consider yourself a self-starter and enjoy rolling up your sleeves to uncover information to help others? The Placement Team may just have the role for you! We are currently seeking a Research Associate to support our Placement Operations Team. This role is research and networking focused and requires the ability to source leads nationally to assist our placement specialists in securing appropriate clinical sites for our student placement. The Research Associate is a critical position in establishing our foundation in growing our site database while ensuring compliance across the functions. 


If you want to learn more about the role, check out this video.  


What does the Placement team do?


The Placement team, Keypath’s newest department, oversees the entire process by building a national network of clinical sites, ensuring that the placement and students are compliant and working with the University to promote a quality field experience that meets their the University’s existing standards in relation to their respective governing bodies. 


Learn more about the Placement team in this video.



Be Bold and Do Meaningful Work


It takes many skills to design and deliver the most career-relevant online programs with the world’s leading universities. If you’re looking to use your unique set of skills to make a difference, we are always on the lookout for diverse motivated individuals.


  • Source target areas nationally by generating leads to assist in building our site database which supports our placement specialists
  • Creative use of technology to appropriately research sites
  • Analyze placement trends to better target placement markets
  • Assist with auditing to ensure compliance for regulatory bodies
  • Utilize student information systems to record data and capture results
  • Collaborate cross-functionally to enhance placement operations


  • Bachelor’s Degree Required



  • Strong technical skills with the ability to think critically, problem solve and quickly learn new systems
  • Self-motivated, demonstrating strong organizational skills with the ability to work autonomously
  • Experience collecting, organizing and presenting data
  • Detail-oriented with excellent communication and intrapersonal skills


Skills and Competencies

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • A critical thinker
  • Curious and confident to ask questions and learn quickly
  • Ability to manage conflicting priorities and multiple tasks
  • Team player
  • Always demonstrate the Keypath values – Commitment, Collaboration, Innovation and Lifelong Learning




Keypath Education offers a comprehensive benefits package:

  • Medical, dental and vision coverage
  • Life insurance, disability and 401K
  • Generous paid leave policies
  • Tuition reimbursement program
  • Get a degree at one of our Partner Programs with free tuition!



About Keypath Education:


Our global mission is: Educate professionals to transform their world... We do this by partnering with the world’s leading universities who want to deliver career-relevant education to more professionals, Keypath Education provides a market-led & tech-focused online education solution. We set ourselves apart from other providers thanks to our global team of education experts who provide us with a breadth of diversity and data, which allows us to respond quickly to the “Future of Work” trends. We have an unwavering commitment to the student experience, an unrivalled desire to innovate, and a drive to leave a positive mark on the world. 

Keypath acts as an extension of the university's team, keeping its brand and academic rigor intact while accelerating the growth and quality of the university program portfolio and providing an exceptional student experience through industry-leading technology. Services provided include market research, program development, marketing, student recruitment, retention, and course development. 
Aside from the great perks and investment in our people's own learning and development, it's our culture that makes Keypath Education unique. We truly put our people first – our employees and our students. Our mantra is, "Be Bold and Do Meaningful Work." We seek out unique challenges. We move fast by choice. We push ourselves to be lifelong learners and demand the best from one another. It's what defines Keypath – and we wouldn't have it any other way.

To deliver on this mission, the first thing we did was hire the best and brightest leaders in online learning. We opened offices in Melbourne, London, Chicago, Toronto, and have virtual employees all over the world to support our university partners.

While our journey is just beginning, our team has accomplished so much already. We work with more than 25 partners worldwide, supporting 100+ degree programs. Our university partners are recognized for their academic quality, with most being regionally or nationally ranked. Also, 13 are globally ranked - a distinction given to only 3% of universities in the world. 




Note: The above statements outline the nature and level of work performed by individuals assigned to this position and are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities and skills required. All employees may be required to occasionally perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities as needed.


Keypath Education is an equal opportunity employer that does not discriminate against applicants or employees and ensures equal employment opportunity for all persons regardless of their race, creed, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, pregnancy, national origin, age, marital status, disability, citizenship, military or veterans’ status, or any other classifications protected by applicable federal, state or local laws. Keypath’s equal opportunity policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including but not limited to recruiting, hiring, training, promotion, job benefits, pay and dismissal.



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