Job: Research Analyst, Phoenix, no salary info
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From: "Lee Strieb" <lstrieb at unitehere.org>
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CASE: Central Arizonans for a Sustainable Economy
Job Opportunity: Research Analyst
Central Arizonans for a Sustainable Economy (CASE) is looking for a
Research Analyst. CASE is a new nonprofit organization dedicated to
improving conditions for working families in the Phoenix-metropolitan
area. We bring together labor, community, academic, and political
allies to foster economic opportunity and social change. CASE uses
policy, research, and organizing to achieve our goals. We are committed
to sustainable development and believe that quality jobs are the
backbone of a healthy and vibrant community.
The Research Analyst will be responsible for performing in-depth
corporate research using a variety of public and private sources,
analyzing and interpreting industry, regulatory and financial data, and
working with campaign leadership to develop and execute tactics and
strategies. The Research Analyst will be expected to develop expertise
in certain key local industries, conduct research on zoning and planning
in the Valley, interact with worker organizing and contract campaigns,
and work with staff from labor, community affiliates and elected
leaders. Travel will be required.
-BA degree or higher (coursework in economics, statistics, urban
planning, financial analysis or law preferred).
-Experience with union organizing or collective bargaining campaigns a plus.
-Experience conducting financial and corporate research.
-Strong technical research skills.
-Familiarity with database software.
-Excellent writing ability.
-Excellent quantitative, analytic and people skills.
-Experience with financial analysis or financial statements.
-Strong commitment to progressive social change and activist experience.
-Ability to travel; at times travel will be extensive.
Women and people of color are strongly urged to apply. Those who have
worked in the past as community and union organizers, urban planners,
journalists, teachers, and researchers elsewhere are encouraged to apply.
Compensation: Commensurate with experience; excellent benefits.
How to apply: Email cover letter, resume and writing sample to
rsulkes at hotmail.com
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