Research and Analytics Assistant

Working America, AFL-CIO | On-site| Remote | Short-term| Permanent

Date Posted

01/24/21

Job Role

Analytics

Organization Type

Issue Advocacy

Location

On-site, Remote

Salary Range

$41,000-$60,000

How to Apply

Research and Analytics Assistant

Working America, AFL-CIO | On-site| Remote | Short-term| Permanent

Position Summary

With 3.5 million members, Working America mobilizes working people who don’t have the benefit of a union at work to fight for good jobs and a fair economy. As the community affiliate of the AFL-CIO, we unite working people around a shared economic agenda.

The Research and Analytics Assistant will support strategic research and analysis for issue and electoral campaigns.

This is a fixed-term position with an expected end date of Nov. 10, 2022.

Reports to: Director of Research and Analytics

Duties:

  • Support implementation of surveys including writing questions, monitoring and tracking data, and conducting analysis;
  • Develop tools, including using Excel and Google Sheets, to facilitate data analysis, including but not limited to creating and maintaining data visualizations and dashboards and communicating findings;
  • Gather publicly-available data to analyze social and economic trends to include but not limited to identifying trends; developing and contextualizing insights in quantitative and qualitative data; conducting analyses of both qualitative and quantitative data; and making recommendations based upon the results of analyses;
  • Maintain data clean-up processes and procedures including the standardization and organization of large data sets;
  • Establish metrics, analytics frameworks, and reports to assess the performance of various campaign initiatives, and Field and Digital teams;
  • Collaborate with the Working America staff to make sure that data is used to inform decision making across campaigns;
  • Creating and maintain data visualizations and dashboards to help identify trends and forecast possibilities, as well as communicate findings and recommendations to stakeholders across the campaign;
  • Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications:

  • Knows, or are eager to learn and apply, any of the following software: VAN, Google Sheets, SQL, GIS, Python, PowerPoint, and/or R
  • Knows and understands how to apply statistics to mine for actionable insights
  • Curiosity and mindset to understand the meaning behind data trends
  • Enjoys working with numbers and eager to learn
  • Understanding and interest in furthering usage of quantitative and qualitative data in political and organizing campaigns
  • Demonstrated ability to be flexible and able to adapt quickly to meet project needs
  • Strong background in, or desire to work in, the labor movement, movements for progressive social change, and political or issue campaigns
  • Demonstrated interest in making a career in the labor movement
  • Individuals of all education levels—including recent graduates from 2-year, 4-year, graduate, and technical schools—encouraged to apply
  • Must be able to work irregular and long hours
  • Ability to travel as needed

Location:

  • Washington, DC or Philadelphia, PA

Position Type:

  • Full-time/Regular
  • FLSA Classification: Exempt

Starting salary is $50,897. Includes medical insurance and 401(k) with employer contribution.

Date Posted

01/24/21

Job Role

Analytics

Location

On-site, Remote

Salary

How to Apply

Position Summary

With 3.5 million members, Working America mobilizes working people who don’t have the benefit of a union at work to fight for good jobs and a fair economy. As the community affiliate of the AFL-CIO, we unite working people around a shared economic agenda.

The Research and Analytics Assistant will support strategic research and analysis for issue and electoral campaigns.

This is a fixed-term position with an expected end date of Nov. 10, 2022.

Reports to: Director of Research and Analytics

Duties:

  • Support implementation of surveys including writing questions, monitoring and tracking data, and conducting analysis;
  • Develop tools, including using Excel and Google Sheets, to facilitate data analysis, including but not limited to creating and maintaining data visualizations and dashboards and communicating findings;
  • Gather publicly-available data to analyze social and economic trends to include but not limited to identifying trends; developing and contextualizing insights in quantitative and qualitative data; conducting analyses of both qualitative and quantitative data; and making recommendations based upon the results of analyses;
  • Maintain data clean-up processes and procedures including the standardization and organization of large data sets;
  • Establish metrics, analytics frameworks, and reports to assess the performance of various campaign initiatives, and Field and Digital teams;
  • Collaborate with the Working America staff to make sure that data is used to inform decision making across campaigns;
  • Creating and maintain data visualizations and dashboards to help identify trends and forecast possibilities, as well as communicate findings and recommendations to stakeholders across the campaign;
  • Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications:

  • Knows, or are eager to learn and apply, any of the following software: VAN, Google Sheets, SQL, GIS, Python, PowerPoint, and/or R
  • Knows and understands how to apply statistics to mine for actionable insights
  • Curiosity and mindset to understand the meaning behind data trends
  • Enjoys working with numbers and eager to learn
  • Understanding and interest in furthering usage of quantitative and qualitative data in political and organizing campaigns
  • Demonstrated ability to be flexible and able to adapt quickly to meet project needs
  • Strong background in, or desire to work in, the labor movement, movements for progressive social change, and political or issue campaigns
  • Demonstrated interest in making a career in the labor movement
  • Individuals of all education levels—including recent graduates from 2-year, 4-year, graduate, and technical schools—encouraged to apply
  • Must be able to work irregular and long hours
  • Ability to travel as needed

Location:

  • Washington, DC or Philadelphia, PA

Position Type:

  • Full-time/Regular
  • FLSA Classification: Exempt

Starting salary is $50,897. Includes medical insurance and 401(k) with employer contribution.

Date Posted

01/24/21

Job Role

Analytics

Location

On-site, Remote

Salary

How to Apply

Research and Analytics Assistant

Working America, AFL-CIO | On-site, Remote | Short-term, Permanent

Position Summary

With 3.5 million members, Working America mobilizes working people who don’t have the benefit of a union at work to fight for good jobs and a fair economy. As the community affiliate of the AFL-CIO, we unite working people around a shared economic agenda.

The Research and Analytics Assistant will support strategic research and analysis for issue and electoral campaigns.

This is a fixed-term position with an expected end date of Nov. 10, 2022.

Reports to: Director of Research and Analytics

Duties:

  • Support implementation of surveys including writing questions, monitoring and tracking data, and conducting analysis;
  • Develop tools, including using Excel and Google Sheets, to facilitate data analysis, including but not limited to creating and maintaining data visualizations and dashboards and communicating findings;
  • Gather publicly-available data to analyze social and economic trends to include but not limited to identifying trends; developing and contextualizing insights in quantitative and qualitative data; conducting analyses of both qualitative and quantitative data; and making recommendations based upon the results of analyses;
  • Maintain data clean-up processes and procedures including the standardization and organization of large data sets;
  • Establish metrics, analytics frameworks, and reports to assess the performance of various campaign initiatives, and Field and Digital teams;
  • Collaborate with the Working America staff to make sure that data is used to inform decision making across campaigns;
  • Creating and maintain data visualizations and dashboards to help identify trends and forecast possibilities, as well as communicate findings and recommendations to stakeholders across the campaign;
  • Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications:

  • Knows, or are eager to learn and apply, any of the following software: VAN, Google Sheets, SQL, GIS, Python, PowerPoint, and/or R
  • Knows and understands how to apply statistics to mine for actionable insights
  • Curiosity and mindset to understand the meaning behind data trends
  • Enjoys working with numbers and eager to learn
  • Understanding and interest in furthering usage of quantitative and qualitative data in political and organizing campaigns
  • Demonstrated ability to be flexible and able to adapt quickly to meet project needs
  • Strong background in, or desire to work in, the labor movement, movements for progressive social change, and political or issue campaigns
  • Demonstrated interest in making a career in the labor movement
  • Individuals of all education levels—including recent graduates from 2-year, 4-year, graduate, and technical schools—encouraged to apply
  • Must be able to work irregular and long hours
  • Ability to travel as needed

Location:

  • Washington, DC or Philadelphia, PA

Position Type:

  • Full-time/Regular
  • FLSA Classification: Exempt

Starting salary is $50,897. Includes medical insurance and 401(k) with employer contribution.

Date Posted

01/24/21

Job Role

Analytics

Location

On-site, Remote

Salary

How to Apply

Research and Analytics Assistant

Working America, AFL-CIO | On-site, Remote | Short-term, Permanent

Position Summary

With 3.5 million members, Working America mobilizes working people who don’t have the benefit of a union at work to fight for good jobs and a fair economy. As the community affiliate of the AFL-CIO, we unite working people around a shared economic agenda.

The Research and Analytics Assistant will support strategic research and analysis for issue and electoral campaigns.

This is a fixed-term position with an expected end date of Nov. 10, 2022.

Reports to: Director of Research and Analytics

Duties:

  • Support implementation of surveys including writing questions, monitoring and tracking data, and conducting analysis;
  • Develop tools, including using Excel and Google Sheets, to facilitate data analysis, including but not limited to creating and maintaining data visualizations and dashboards and communicating findings;
  • Gather publicly-available data to analyze social and economic trends to include but not limited to identifying trends; developing and contextualizing insights in quantitative and qualitative data; conducting analyses of both qualitative and quantitative data; and making recommendations based upon the results of analyses;
  • Maintain data clean-up processes and procedures including the standardization and organization of large data sets;
  • Establish metrics, analytics frameworks, and reports to assess the performance of various campaign initiatives, and Field and Digital teams;
  • Collaborate with the Working America staff to make sure that data is used to inform decision making across campaigns;
  • Creating and maintain data visualizations and dashboards to help identify trends and forecast possibilities, as well as communicate findings and recommendations to stakeholders across the campaign;
  • Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications:

  • Knows, or are eager to learn and apply, any of the following software: VAN, Google Sheets, SQL, GIS, Python, PowerPoint, and/or R
  • Knows and understands how to apply statistics to mine for actionable insights
  • Curiosity and mindset to understand the meaning behind data trends
  • Enjoys working with numbers and eager to learn
  • Understanding and interest in furthering usage of quantitative and qualitative data in political and organizing campaigns
  • Demonstrated ability to be flexible and able to adapt quickly to meet project needs
  • Strong background in, or desire to work in, the labor movement, movements for progressive social change, and political or issue campaigns
  • Demonstrated interest in making a career in the labor movement
  • Individuals of all education levels—including recent graduates from 2-year, 4-year, graduate, and technical schools—encouraged to apply
  • Must be able to work irregular and long hours
  • Ability to travel as needed

Location:

  • Washington, DC or Philadelphia, PA

Position Type:

  • Full-time/Regular
  • FLSA Classification: Exempt

Starting salary is $50,897. Includes medical insurance and 401(k) with employer contribution.