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Data Analyst (MEL)

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ACDI/VOCA
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Washington, DC
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Published 25 days ago

Overview

ACDI/VOCA is a global development design and delivery partner based in Washington, D.C. We have implemented effective economic and social development projects around the world since 1963. Our areas of expertise include: Agriculture, Economic Growth, Resilience, Finance, and Equity & Inclusion. We employ some 1,000 people in the United States and overseas. In 2019, we implemented 63 programs in 24 countries in Africa, Asia, and Latin America. Beyond our competitive compensation, full array of insurances, generous 401(k) plan, parental leave, tuition reimbursement, commuter subsidy, career development, we also offer a vibrant, friendly, diverse, inclusive, passionate, and inspiring work environment.

The MEL Data Analyst will work closely with projects to analyze and present data in their final reports before closeout and highlight areas of interest for further learning or for new business proposals. This person will also provide organizational and technical assistance in MERL capacity building and outreach activities.

Responsibilities

Work with Team to conduct specialized data analysis initiatives such as social network analyses, creating geospatial models, and analyzing qualitative data. Support capacity building of MERL staff in data analysis and data modeling skills. Promote the use of data for evidence-based project implementation. Support HQ MERL Team in facilitating and overseeing the implementation of project-level data collection and analysis initiatives, including annual surveys. Participate in new business development through the compilation of quantitative data from primary and secondary resources and technical writing for MERL new business narratives. Conduct internal Data Quality Assessments (DQAs) and prepare projects to be ready for external donor DQAs. Participate in technical writing of blogs, white papers etc., and be involved in presentation at international development workshops and conferences. Contribute to ACDI/VOCA technical publications or outreach materials and the review of project documents such as survey tools and assessment of terms of reference. Support and enhance the company's culture of diversity, equity, and inclusion and align with our corporate values by treating others with respect and congeniality. Perform other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

Minimum qualifications include a Master’s degree in Agriculture, Economics, Statistics or another related field and experience with monitoring and evaluation in food security projects, data analysis, data visualization and knowledge management. Additional years of experience will be considered in lieu of advanced degree. Minimum 4 years of relevant work experience. Demonstrated understanding of research design and statistical analysis required. Ability to navigate Microsoft SharePoint, Microsoft Access, Power BI, Microsoft Excel, is highly desired. Fluency in English is required. Experience in international development initiatives is desired. Overseas work experience in international development preferred.

While the requirements listed above are representative of the knowledge, skills, and/or ability required; reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Overview

ACDI/VOCA is a global development design and delivery partner based in Washington, D.C. We have implemented effective economic and social development projects around the world since 1963. Our areas of expertise include…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Education
    4-Year Degree Required
  • Professional Level
    Professional

Benefits

https://www.acdivoca.org/work-with-us/join-us/

https://www.acdivoca.org/work-with-us/join-us/

Level of Language Proficiency

Fluency in English is required.

Fluency in English is required.

Location

Temporarily Remote
Work must be performed in or near Washington, DC
Associated Location
Washington, DC, USA

How to Apply

Please apply online at http://www.acdivoca.org/work-with-us/. No phone calls please. Only finalists will be contacted. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. Peace Corps, AmeriCorps, and other national service alumni are encouraged to apply. EOE/AA. VEVRAA Federal Contractor.

Please apply online at http://www.acdivoca.org/work-with-us/. No phone calls please. Only finalists will be contacted. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. Peace Corps…

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