FUND Consulting is a women-owned firm located in the City of Chicago that provides quality service to mission driven organizations nationwide. Our team of ten provides both strategic and operational services to community development financial institution (CDFI), nonprofit, and government clients nationwide.
Founded in October of 2000, FUND Consulting was a pioneer in designing and delivering supportive services for CDFIs seeking assistance in navigating CDFI funding applications and analyzing market need and demand. Over the years, FUND Consulting has grown to become the leading firm in the CDFI industry, providing strategic and operational support on fundraising and capitalization, strategic planning, needs assessments and market analyses, and impact evaluation. Becoming known for its superior customer service and results-oriented products, FUND Consulting skyrocketed in growth achieving close to a 33% market share in the CDFI industry. Over the past twenty years, FUND has successfully helped our clients obtain over $661 million in grants and investments. In addition, FUND has completed over 400 market analyses, fundraising plans, strategic plans and impact management solutions.
FUND's successes are rooted in our commitment to providing high quality services that support organizations and practitioners fostering positive outcomes in communities nationwide while adhering to our corporate values:
FUND Consulting is looking for an Associate Data Analyst to join our team. The Associate Data Analyst will provide support to FUND team members in project delivery through data collection, cleaning, and analysis. The Associate Data Analyst will utilize external data sources, such as data from the Census Bureau, as well as data collected from FUND's clients, using Excel and other relevant analysis tools.
The Associate Data Analyst will work with a supervisor to identify and prioritize projects and timelines.
Responsibilities include conducting analyses including data collection and interpretation, analysis, and reporting. The Associate Data Analyst will be responsible for transforming data into readable, goal-driven formats to support FUND's consulting team, supporting a range of data needs.
The Associate Data Analyst will work directly with a Managing Consultant to support our team of Consultants (including Senior Consultants and Managing Consultants). The supervising Managing Consultant will coordinate training, guidance, and quality control.
The Skill Set
1-3 years of relevant experience in conducting data and managing the lifecycle of the analysis, or significant related coursework.
Experience in data collection, analysis, and modeling.
Ability to analyze large datasets.
Ability to clearly document findings and trends from a range of data sources to effectively communicate with internal audiences.
Proven success working independently in support of multiple teams and managing multiple deadlines.
Strong verbal and written communication skills.
Attention to detail.
Preference given to candidate with experience using GIS software.
Preference given to candidate with experience in database management.
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This job operates in an office environment. This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, and printers. Must be able to remain in a stationary position for extended periods. The position requires regular communication, verbal and written, internally and externally. The job-related responsibilities and skills included in this job description are not all-inclusive. While this is intended to be an accurate reflection of the current job, management reserves the right to revise the job or to require that other or different tasks be performed as assigned. Reasonable accommodations will be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the position (such as modified equipment, modified work schedule, work from home flexibility, etc.).
This is a full-time position with benefits (including medical, dental, 401k with employer match). The salary range is $40,000-$50,000; commensurate with experience.
How to Apply
Send a cover letter, resume, and data analytic report sample to Emily Sipfle at firstname.lastname@example.org.
FUND Consulting is an equal opportunity employer
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