Data Analyst

Grants Practice Group

Sacramento, Oakland, Los Angeles, San Diego Office or Remote (Within California)

 

Individuals who are Deaf or Disabled are encouraged to apply.

SALARY RANGE (Depending on Experience): $54,054 – $72,482 Annually

EXCELLENT BENEFITS including 8% 401k Match 

 

WHO WE ARE

Disability Rights California (DRC) is a statewide, non-profit legal organization dedicated to advancing the rights of Californians with disabilities.  DRC works to achieve fairness and justice for people with disabilities through individual and impact litigation, state and federal policy and regulatory advocacy, and community education and training.

 

PURPOSE OF THE JOB

The Data Analyst will primarily be responsible for producing and analyzing data to ensure we are in-compliance with our state and federal grant and contract requirements. They will create, run reports, and analyze data for our grant applications, annual and semi-annual grant reports; and monthly data quality assurance review(Q/A).

 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

  • Minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree in Analytics, Statistics, Business, or a related field, or equivalent experience.
  • 4+ years experience producing statistical reports from a relational database using MS Access, SQL, or other Windows-based RDMS software.
  • Experienced with preparing large and complex data sets for descriptive, diagnostic and predictive analysis with excellent attentive to detail and report validation.
  • Advanced level in Excel including VLOOKUP, pivot tables, power pivots, conditional formatting
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Suite applications such as; Excel, Access, VisualBasic, etc.
  • Proficient using a data visualization tool such as Tableau and/or Microsoft Power BI
  • Confident in sophisticated analytics (e.g. regression, classification,  time series, mathematical optimization) process. and able to produce reports and analysis with high degree of accuracy.
  • Able to translate data into actionable insights and advise management of findings for problem solving/decision making purposes.
  • Able to communicate analytical findings and recommendations in a clear and concise way to non-technical audiences, both in oral and written presentations.
  • Strong organizational skills with ability to take ownership of multiple assignments simultaneously, prioritize work, document project plan details and set and meet timelines.
  • Ability to communicate and work well with all management levels of the organization
  • Ability to prioritize multiple tasks and work well under pressure and deadlines, as well as understand and carry out complex oral and written instructions, with minimum supervision.
  • Ability to work independently as well as collaboratively as part of a team and complete projects on time.
  • Ability to communicate effectively in English, both orally and in writing, including of working knowledge of correct English grammar, punctuation, spelling and sentence structure.
  • Strong interpersonal and customer service, including ability to handle difficult situations patiently and tactfully.
  • Experience working with or sensitivity to individuals with disabilities or individuals from ethnic and language distinct communities.
  • Proven ability to work as part of cross functional technical teams in a collaborative setting

 

DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS:

  • One year of hands-on experience with web-based client database management system.
  • One year of experience with federal, state, and/or private grants including compliance and reporting.

 

Working at DRC is more than just a job – it is a rare opportunity to do what you are good at while making a difference! DRC offers competitive salaries and a generous benefit package. To view the detailed job description and complete the application process here.

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