job: Policy & Research Analyst - Riverside/San Bernardino, CA , no salary info
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"Lee Strieb" <lstrieb at unitehere.org>
Job Announcement - Policy & Research Analyst – Riverside/San Bernardino,
The Partnership for Working Families is a national non-profit
organization that helps unions and community organizations come together
regionally to develop innovative strategies to reshape their local
economies, and to ensure that development benefits low wage workers and
their communities. We emphasize the creation of high quality jobs,
affordable housing, environmental health, and career pipelines for
shared prosperity. We are seeking a full-time policy & research analyst
for our “Inland Empire” project based in the San Bernardino/Riverside area.
· Perform comprehensive and efficient research with a variety of written
and human sources to provide quantitative and qualitative information on
government agencies, development projects, companies, industries,
· Prepare well-written internal memos and external materials in support
of progressive coalition and campaign efforts.
· Oversee production of reports and publications, & do other
· Work with supervisor and senior staff to plan, manage, and execute all
aspects of the research plan for this project.
· Demonstrated commitment to social and economic justice.
· Capacity to utilize a wide array of research methods, including but
not limited to: internet searches, public information requests,
government reports, telephone inquiries and key informant interviews.
· Interest fighting poverty through local government policy
· Background in planning, policy, land use, development processes,
construction and/or retail industry, with interest in fighting poverty
through local government policy.
· Quick learner with strong critical thinking skills; ability to analyze
· Ability to successfully work in a team and independently.
· Excellent computer skills, experience with spreadsheets, databases and
· Investigative and/or strategic research experience or organizing with
a union or community group preferred.
Salary and Benefits: Compensation is based upon experience with full
family health benefits (medical, dental and vision). People of color
strongly encouraged to apply.
Application Process: Email cover letter and resume to:
Derek Smith, Organizing Director - Dsmith at communitybenefits.org
Deadline for application is November 3rd, 2007
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