Job Descriptions


Assessment Strategies Inc. employs individuals in the following job categories:

Senior Consultants
Project Consultants
Project Assistants

Senior Consultants

Senior Consultants, reporting to the Vice-President, Testing & Measurement, are the project lead on various testing projects. They manage teams and are responsible for maintaining superior client relationships through excellent communication skills. They participate in business development activities by attracting clients and helping negotiate contracts. Senior Consultants provide technical and professional leadership to Project and Associate Project Consultants as well as to other staff and management.

Senior Consultants have a PhD in psychology with specialization in test development and measurement. They should have a minimum of three years of experience in test development, measurement and statistics, a minimum of three years experience in a project management role, experience with Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, SPSS and Internet navigation and experience equating with software packages (e.g., Bilog MG, Parscale). This position requires the ability to travel and to work flexible hours and overtime to meet project deadlines. Bilingualism in French/English is an asset.

Project Consultants

Project Consultants, reporting to the Vice-President, Testing & Measurement, are the project lead on test development projects ensuring that all products developed are psychometrically defensible. They are responsible for maintaining solid client relationships through strong communication skills. They participate in business development activities and help negotiate contracts that meet client needs. Project Consultants are expected to seek out resources and work within a team approach in managing and carrying out their work.

Project Consultants have Masters in measurement, education, psychology or a related field and knowledge of basic statistics. They should have a minimum of three years of testing experience and expertise in project management. In addition, they should have experience with Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, SPSS, testing and statistical software and Internet navigation. This position requires the ability to travel and to work flexible hours and overtime to meet project deadlines. Bilingualism in French/English is an asset.

Project Assistants

Project Assistants, reporting to the Vice-President, Finance & Administration, perform tasks supporting the cycle of test development, administration and reporting of results. They work closely with staff on various activities such as: inputting and updating candidate information, providing candidate support, formatting documents, recruiting invigilators, setting up test writing centres, helping with shipping and receiving of test-related materials and reporting internally, using in-house software, database programs, word processors and scanners.

Project Assistants must have a post-secondary diploma or equivalent education plus work experience (high school diploma and a minimum of one year administration or customer service experience). This position requires the ability to work flexible hours and overtime as required to meet deadlines. Bilingualism in French/English is desirable.