Data Analyst
Fully Remote Annapolis, MD
Job Type
Full-time
Description

GENERAL SUMMARY:

Provide data analysis support in keeping with NIC’s mission, vision, and overarching goals.


ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Strong communication skills—both oral and written.
  • Conduct data analyses in one or more data analysis tools to include but not limited to SQL, Excel, R/Python, or Tableau.
  • Develop and maintain analysis models to support research and product teams.
  • Perform original analysis on data sets covering demographic, economic, financial, health care, and proprietary data.
  • Maintain and produce routine reports; regularly optimize the report process.
  • Communicate insights from original analysis to members of Outreach team.
  • Develop externally facing content for the public, conferences, and NIC constituents.
  • Keep up to date on trends in data analysis and data sets relevant to NIC’s constituents.
  • Work with a team of motivated individuals with a passion for data and analytics.
  • Other duties may be assigned. 





Requirements

CORE COMPETENCIES

  • Intellectual curiosity and a desire to learn every day
  • Willingness to work in a collaborative environment, where providing and receiving constructive feedback is welcomed and expected
  • Desire and willingness to regularly become knowledgeable on new data sets and understand the new data sets applicability to various analyses
  • Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions.
  • Ability to ask insightful questions and think creatively about open-ended problems
  • Ability to synthesize across data sets to identify incongruous data or trends, uncover hidden patterns and correlations in the data, and drive recommended courses of action with data
  • Ability to produce clear/concise insightful summaries of the data
  • Ability to use data to effectively communicate with a variety of stakeholders
  • Ability to create and provide well-written prose and create and develop PowerPoint or other presentation formats a plus

MANAGEMENT/SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • None

TRAVEL REQUIREMENTS:

  •   Limited, at about 2-3 times/year, including overnight stays

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience preferred
  • Master’s degree in a math or computer science discipline or equivalent experience preferred
  • Experience in merging, manipulating, and analyzing large data sets
  • Experience in a variety of data manipulation and visualization techniques
  • Preference given to candidates with experience in economic, demographic, healthcare, real estate market, and other financial data
  • Training with descriptive statistical methods
  • High degree of familiarity with at least one relational database querying language or data manipulation tool (e.g. SQL, R, Python, Tableau, SAS).
  • Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, identify outliers, and draw valid conclusions
  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office tools, including Excel and PowerPoint
  • Relevant certificates are considered a plus

You WORK ENVIRONMENT/PHYSICAL DEMANDS

  • Work is generally remote but when working in the NIC office environment there may be exposure to moderate noise levels. Work involves operation of personal computer equipment for six to eight hours daily or prolonged periods of time and includes physical demands associated with a traditional office setting, e.g., walking, standing, communicating, and other physical functions as necessary. Physical requirements of this position include the following:

       __Does not apply X Lifting up to 25 lbs. __ Lifting up over 25 lbs.

       __ Stooping, crawling X The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate


NIC offers a variety of benefits to protect your health and well-being, provide financial security and balance your work/life needs including:

  • Generous health insurance options including medical, dental, vision, and prescription drug
  • Industry-leading 401K Retirement Savings Plan including company contributions
  • Pre-tax health savings and dependent care accounts (FSA)
  • Life and disability benefits
  • Other work/life benefits including tuition reimbursement, professional development, parental leave, EAP, and employee discount programs.

The National Investment Center for Seniors Housing & Care (NIC) is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

 NIC is committed to the full inclusion of all qualified individuals. In keeping with our commitment, NIC will take the steps to assure that people with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodations. Accordingly, if reasonable accommodation is required to fully participate in the job application or interview process, to perform the essential functions of the position, and/or to receive all other benefits and privileges of employment, please contact C Hills - hr@nic.org  

Salary Description
Up to 80K