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Junior Researcher- Helping Noprofits and Charities

Full Time
Vancouver, BC     

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If you are looking for an opportunity that provides training and personal development opportunities while helping non-profits make a difference, our Junior Researcher opportunity in our beautiful Gastown office maybe a potential fit for you.  

Who we are:

Established in 1988, Metasoft is an award-winning Top 100 Canadian software company. We are more than software developers—we help nonprofits make a difference in the world! Our FoundationSearch and Big Online products are North America’s leading fundraising resources for non-profits and charities; and have helped thousands of our clients raise tens of billions of dollars to achieve their philanthropic goals.

How you can make an impact:

In this entry level role, you will work closely with Metasoft’s Research team to maintain and update our online database and help us to provide the most accurate and current funding information for our non-profit clients. This is a progressive full time position with opportunity for advancement and growth.

Main responsibilities include but not limited to:

  • Ensure timely and accurate updates and maintenance of all of Metasoft's online databases
  • Maintain high standards of quality control for the data entered into our online database
  • Collect and edit data of various corporate and foundation entities
  • Conduct product testing for future developments

Who we are looking for:

  • A detail oriented and disciplined individual with a strong desire to learn and grow their professional career
  • A self-starter who enjoys researching and analyzing data with the ability to decipher information
  • Superb time management and analytical skills, with strong attention to detail and a high level of accuracy
  • Outstanding oral and written English skills
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office applications, especially Excel and Access, as well as internet-based tools
  • Post secondary education; and previous experience with research (including experience from school) a plus

Why Metasoft:

  • We have a career path for you and you have opportunities for growth and advancement
  • We will reward your performance with comprehensive benefits packages, paid vacation and sick days, fitness subsidy, team events and more!
  • We provide extensive training and 100% tuition reimbursement to help you learn and grow
  • We are well-established and have enjoyed double-digit annual growth during the last two decades
  • We believe in making a difference and donate a certain percentage of our revenue and resources supporting our staff to volunteer and help non-profits
  • We have a positive, fun, flexible, and casual work environment, a highly supportive, family-like culture, and a convenient office in Gastown

P.S. This is an entry level position that is ideal for recent grads who want to take their first step into a professional career and grow. To apply, please send us your CV and a cover letter to

Posted: October 19, 2016
Closes:December 18, 2016
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FoundationSearch is North America's leading source of fundraising information for non-profits and charities. Our online resource includes more than 120,000 foundations, representing billions of dol...