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From: Jonathan Wu <[log in to unmask]>
Subject: Seeking Part-Time Statistician
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We're looking for a graduate student in statistics to perform some part-tim=
e analysis for us. Please find below a detailed description of the position=
.

Is there an internal listserv for the statistics department that you could =
forward this to so that this email reaches your MS and PhD students? If any=
 questions, let me know, thanks.

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POSITION DESCRIPTION

COMPANY: Liquidity Services, Inc. ("LSI") is a public company (NASDAQ:LQDT)=
 that owns a network of online auction websites that allow governments and =
businesses to liquidate surplus assets in 500 product categories from consu=
mer goods to industrial equipment. Since 1999, LSI has sold $2 billion in G=
ross Merchandise Volume ("GMV") to 1.5 million buyers across 2.5 million tr=
ansactions. In FY11, we anticipate $500 million in GMV. Our sellers include=
 the Department of Defense, 3,400 local government agencies and over 500 bu=
sinesses (including 7 of the top 10 retailers). The company manages several=
 hundred thousand feet of warehouse space in 8 locations and encompasses 70=
0+ employees in 10 locations across the United States.

WORK STATEMENT: We wish to run various statistical analyses of our online a=
uctions.

CANDIDATE QUALIFICATIONS: The ideal candidate would be familiar with multip=
le regressions, natural experiments, experimental design, time series, caus=
ality vs. correlation and biostatistical techniques commonly used in clinic=
al trials and epidemiology.

COMPENSATION: $50 per hour

LOCATION: We are located in Washington, DC but the statistician can work fr=
om anywhere in the United States

TIME COMMITMENT: Part-time and very flexible: no strict minimum commitments=
 on a weekly basic. Very much based on ad hoc projects with no firm deadlin=
es.

APPLICATION DEADLINE: January 1, 2012 (but we will be evaluating CVs as the=
y arrive, so we may hire the statistician well before January 1st)

HOW TO APPLY: Just send a CV to [log in to unmask]<mailto:jonathan=
[log in to unmask]>


Jonathan Wu
Director, Corporate Development

Liquidity Services, Inc.
1920 L Street NW, 6th Floor
Washington, DC 20036

Phone: (202) 558-6298
Cell: (571) 594-1256
Fax: (202) 467-5475
Email: [log in to unmask]<mailto:[log in to unmask]>
Web: http://www.liquidation.com<http://www.liquidation.com/>


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<p class=3D"MsoNormal"><span style=3D"font-size:10.0pt;font-family:&quot;Ar=
ial&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;">We&#8217;re looking for a graduate studen=
t in statistics to perform some part-time analysis for us. Please find belo=
w a detailed description of the position.
<o:p></o:p></span></p>
<p class=3D"MsoNormal"><span style=3D"font-size:10.0pt;font-family:&quot;Ar=
ial&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;"><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></span></p>
<p class=3D"MsoNormal"><span style=3D"font-size:10.0pt;font-family:&quot;Ar=
ial&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;">Is there an internal listserv for the sta=
tistics department that you could forward this to so that this email reache=
s your MS and PhD students? If any questions, let me know,
 thanks.<o:p></o:p></span></p>
<p class=3D"MsoNormal"><span style=3D"font-size:10.0pt;font-family:&quot;Ar=
ial&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;"><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></span></p>
<p class=3D"MsoNormal"><span style=3D"font-size:10.0pt;font-family:&quot;Ar=
ial&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;">=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=
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<p class=3D"MsoNormal"><span style=3D"font-size:10.0pt;font-family:&quot;Ar=
ial&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;"><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></span></p>
<p class=3D"MsoNormal"><span style=3D"font-size:10.0pt;font-family:&quot;Ar=
ial&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;">POSITION DESCRIPTION<o:p></o:p></span></p=
>
<p class=3D"MsoNormal"><span style=3D"font-size:10.0pt;font-family:&quot;Ar=
ial&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;"><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></span></p>
<p class=3D"MsoNormal"><span style=3D"font-size:10.0pt;font-family:&quot;Ar=
ial&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;">COMPANY:
</span><span style=3D"font-size:10.0pt;font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;,&quot;=
sans-serif&quot;">Liquidity Services, Inc. (&quot;LSI&quot;) is a public co=
mpany (NASDAQ:LQDT) that owns a network of online auction websites that all=
ow governments and businesses to liquidate surplus assets in 500
 product categories from consumer goods to industrial equipment. Since 1999=
, LSI has sold $2 billion in Gross Merchandise Volume (&quot;GMV&quot;) to =
1.5 million buyers across 2.5 million transactions. In FY11, we anticipate =
$500 million in GMV. Our sellers include the
 Department of Defense, 3,400 local government agencies and over 500 busine=
sses (including 7 of the top 10 retailers). The company manages several hun=
dred thousand feet of warehouse space in 8 locations and encompasses 700&#4=
3; employees in 10 locations across
 the United States. <o:p></o:p></span></p>
<p class=3D"MsoNormal"><span style=3D"font-size:10.0pt;font-family:&quot;Ar=
ial&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;"><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></span></p>
<p class=3D"MsoNormal"><span style=3D"font-size:10.0pt;font-family:&quot;Ar=
ial&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;">WORK STATEMENT: We wish to run various st=
atistical analyses of our online auctions.
<o:p></o:p></span></p>
<p class=3D"MsoNormal"><span style=3D"font-size:10.0pt;font-family:&quot;Ar=
ial&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;"><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></span></p>
<p class=3D"MsoNormal"><span style=3D"font-size:10.0pt;font-family:&quot;Ar=
ial&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;">CANDIDATE QUALIFICATIONS: The ideal candi=
date would be familiar with multiple regressions, natural experiments, expe=
rimental design, time series, causality vs. correlation
 and biostatistical techniques commonly used in clinical trials and epidemi=
ology.
<o:p></o:p></span></p>
<p class=3D"MsoNormal"><span style=3D"font-size:10.0pt;font-family:&quot;Ar=
ial&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;"><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></span></p>
<p class=3D"MsoNormal"><span style=3D"font-size:10.0pt;font-family:&quot;Ar=
ial&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;">COMPENSATION: $50 per hour<o:p></o:p></sp=
an></p>
<p class=3D"MsoNormal"><span style=3D"font-size:10.0pt;font-family:&quot;Ar=
ial&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;"><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></span></p>
<p class=3D"MsoNormal"><span style=3D"font-size:10.0pt;font-family:&quot;Ar=
ial&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;">LOCATION: We are located in Washington, D=
C but the statistician can work from anywhere in the United States<o:p></o:=
p></span></p>
<p class=3D"MsoNormal"><span style=3D"font-size:10.0pt;font-family:&quot;Ar=
ial&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;"><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></span></p>
<p class=3D"MsoNormal"><span style=3D"font-size:10.0pt;font-family:&quot;Ar=
ial&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;">TIME COMMITMENT: Part-time and very flexi=
ble: no strict minimum commitments on a weekly basic. Very much based on ad=
 hoc projects with no firm deadlines.<o:p></o:p></span></p>
<p class=3D"MsoNormal"><span style=3D"font-size:10.0pt;font-family:&quot;Ar=
ial&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;"><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></span></p>
<p class=3D"MsoNormal"><span style=3D"font-size:10.0pt;font-family:&quot;Ar=
ial&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;">APPLICATION DEADLINE: January 1, 2012 (bu=
t we will be evaluating CVs as they arrive, so we may hire the statistician=
 well before January 1<sup>st</sup>)<o:p></o:p></span></p>
<p class=3D"MsoNormal"><span style=3D"font-size:10.0pt;font-family:&quot;Ar=
ial&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;"><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></span></p>
<p class=3D"MsoNormal"><span style=3D"font-size:10.0pt;font-family:&quot;Ar=
ial&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;">HOW TO APPLY: Just send a CV to
<a href=3D"mailto:[log in to unmask]">[log in to unmask]<=
/a> &nbsp;<o:p></o:p></span></p>
<p class=3D"MsoNormal"><span style=3D"font-size:10.0pt;font-family:&quot;Ar=
ial&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;"><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></span></p>
<p class=3D"MsoNormal"><span style=3D"font-size:10.0pt;font-family:&quot;Ar=
ial&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;"><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></span></p>
<p class=3D"MsoNormal"><span style=3D"font-size:10.0pt;font-family:&quot;Ar=
ial&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;">Jonathan Wu<br>
Director, Corporate Development<br>
<br>
Liquidity Services, Inc.<br>
1920 L Street NW, 6th Floor<br>
Washington, DC 20036<br>
<br>
Phone: (202) 558-6298<br>
Cell: (571) 594-1256<br>
Fax: (202) 467-5475<br>
Email: <a href=3D"mailto:[log in to unmask]"><span style=3D"color:=
blue">[log in to unmask]</span></a><br>
Web: </span><a href=3D"http://www.liquidation.com/" target=3D"_blank"><span=
 style=3D"font-size:10.0pt;font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&q=
uot;;color:blue">http://www.liquidation.com</span></a><o:p></o:p></p>
<p class=3D"MsoNormal"><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></p>
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