Special Compliance Complaints & Investigations Analyst

Job Type

Full Time


Minimum: $55,000
Maximum: $60,000




100 Church Street
12th Floor
New York
United States


The NYC Campaign Finance Board (CFB), a nonpartisan, independent city agency that enhances the role of New York City residents in elections, seeks an analyst for its Special Compliance Unit. The analyst will work primarily on complex compliance issues, including complaints alleging violations of campaign finance law, and investigations beyond the scope of the CFB’s routine audits. The analyst must be capable of mastering and communicating legal concepts, but need not be an attorney. The analyst may also be assigned tasks pertaining to the Special Compliance Unit’s other responsibilities. We offer a team-oriented work environment, training, the opportunity to work on cutting edge campaign finance issues, and excellent benefits.


·      Handle all administrative matters regarding complaints and investigations, including triage, records management, and correspondence.

·      Conduct internal and external research concerning complaints, investigations and audits.

·      Contact contributors, vendors and other parties as required.

·      Analyze campaign finance data and related documentation and records.

·      Compile documents in response to internal and external requests.

·      Make and manage investigative recommendations.

·      Work with contract investigators and other outside parties as required.

Essential Skills:

·      Strong research, analytical, and problem-solving skills.

·      Excellent written and verbal communication skills, including the ability to summarize and present complex information.

·      Able to meet rigid deadlines both independently and working with a variety of staff.

·      Strong work ethic and meticulous attention to detail.

·      Ability to maintain a high level of confidentiality.


·      Baccalaureate degree from an accredited college and two years of work experience; or a satisfactory combination of education and experience. JD or other advanced degree a plus.

·      Background or interest in politics and government.

·      Previous experience working on political campaigns, reporting or analyzing campaign finance activity, and/or conducting complex research or investigations preferred.

·      New York City residency must be obtained within 90 days of starting the position.

Professional Level


Minimum Education Required

4-year degree

How To Apply


Please email, fax, or mail your resume and cover letter (required) to:

Mr. Corey Schaffer

NYC Campaign Finance Board

100 Church Street, 12th Floor

New York, New York 10007

Fax #: (212) 409-1705


The CFB is an equal opportunity employer firmly committed to diversity. If you anticipate needing any type of reasonable accommodation to apply for an employment opportunity, please contact Corey Schaffer at (212) 409-1800.