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Published 27 days ago

Data Analyst Position

Remote, Work must be performed in New York, US

Details

Job Type:Contract / Freelance
Start Date:July 15, 2024
End Date:December 31, 2024
Application Deadline:July 12, 2024
Salary:See below
Compensation Range: $50,000 - $65,000. This position is a 6 month contract position through December 2024.

Description

The Asian American Legal Defense and Education Fund (AALDEF), founded in 1974, is a New York based national organization that protects and promotes the civil rights of Asian Americans through litigation, legal advocacy, and community education. Located in New York City, AALDEF has a 24-person staff and is supported by foundation and corporate grants, individual contributions, and special events. For more information about AALDEF and its current activities, please visit our website at www.aaldef.org.


Job Description:

The Data Analyst will be responsible for the design and analysis of the November 2024 edition of AALDEF’s Asian American Voter Survey, a yearly exit poll aimed at shining a light on Asian American voters’ demographics, political positions, and language needs. Responsibilities include:

  • Leading a collaborative process to redesign the Asian American Voter Survey (exit poll) to more accurately describe the Asian American electorate;
  • Analyzing the results of the Asian American Voter Survey to provide key insights internally and to external stakeholders, including elections administrators and elected officials; 
  • Co-authoring a report on detailing the results of the Asian American Voter Survey, including Asian American voter participation, demographics, political positions, and voting patterns in the November 2024 Election.

Job Qualifications:

  • 3-5 years experience in data collection/analysis and survey design (or similar roles)
  • Experience in public opinion polling and research.
  • Proficiency in descriptive statistical analysis and modeling (SPSS, SAS, R, or other statistical software)
  • Familiarity with survey design and data collection methods
  • Strong writing and data visualization skills

Preferred Skills:

  • Highly organized, detail oriented, and able to work independently, but also in collaboration with a team. 
  • Experience training others on data collection methods and best practices. 
  • Familiarity with working on issues affecting underserved communities and communities of color, especially Asian Americans.
  • Experience working with U.S. Census, American Community Survey (ACS) data, and U.S. Census geographies.

The Asian American Legal Defense and Education Fund (AALDEF), founded in 1974, is a New York based national organization that protects and promotes the civil rights of Asian Americans through litigation, legal advocacy, and community…

Location

Remote
Work must be performed in New York, US
Associated Location
99 Hudson Street, New York, NY 10013, United States

How to Apply

Applicants will be considered on a rolling basis until filled. Send a cover letter, resume, a report or other example of your writing ability, and three references to:

AALDEF Data Analyst Search 

AALDEF

99 Hudson Street, 12th floor

New York, NY 10013-2815

Email: info@aaldef.org (put "AALDEF Data Analyst" in the subject line).

Applicants will be considered on a rolling basis until filled. Send a cover letter, resume, a report or other example of your writing ability, and three references to:

AALDEF Data…

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