The Society for Neuroscience (SfN) is searching for a Program Analysis Coordinator who will work closely with the Program Analysis & Operations Manager to serve as an analyst, evaluator, and advisor to management on the effectiveness and efficiency with which divisions and departments carry out their assigned programs and activities and meet established goals and objectives.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
Analyze and evaluate (on a quantitative or qualitative basis) the effectiveness of programs and activities in meeting established goals and objectives.
Assist in the development project scopes, timelines, lists of deliverables, benchmarks, and project imperatives across departments and programs.
Assists in the execution of the financial and management analysis process (an internal performance measurement process)
Assist in the development of logic models, data management plans, and other program planning and evaluation instruments as needed
Assists in the development of data collection instrument such as surveys
Assists in strategy and execution of the organization-wide BI Initiative and serves as a resource for staff throughout the year on data analysis and visualization.
Assists in evaluation capacity building efforts for the organization.
Drafts memos, reports, and/or presentations for varying audiences on evaluation/analysis findings.
Assists in maintaining the Society's operating policies, creating new policies and updating existing policies as needed in coordination with the appropriate staff.
Assist in maintaining the Society's Business Continuity Plan, including working with staff across all departments to provide regular updates.
Other duties as assigned.
Education and Experience:
Bachelor's degree required. Degrees in Statistics, Mathematics or Economics preferred.
1-2 years of related experience required.
Knowledge of data analysis software and predictive analytics tools preferred.
Strong ability to acquire knowledge of the association's vision, mission, strategic plan, goals, business operations, and financial management.
Prior work experience in internal evaluation, data analysis, strategic planning for a non-profit organization is preferred.
Must have an interest in the development and implementation of M&E systems, processes, methodologies, and tools (e.g., surveys, interview and observation protocols, logic models, etc.).
Strong research, data collection and analytical skills.
Excellent written, oral and interpersonal communication skills required.
Must be extraordinarily detailed-oriented while able to meet big picture goals and work on multiple projects simultaneously.
Proven ability to organize and set priorities, work independently and take initiative to meet deadlines.
Ability to work in a fast-paced and team environment is essential.
If this is you and you are eager to make meaningful contributions to a highly relevant and important mission, please submit a cover letter with your salary requirements and a copy of your resume for consideration. Applications without cover letters will not be considered.
Our generous benefits package includes: medical, dental, disability and life insurance; flexible spending accounts, two retirement plans with employer matching and nonmatching contributions; 12 days of paid vacation, 12 days of paid sick leave, with additional personal leave and 10 paid holidays; gym membership reimbursement; and tuition reimbursement.
The Society for Neuroscience is wholly dedicated to recruiting, developing, and retaining a diverse group of talented people. We are committed to provide equal opportunities to all employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other protected criteria, in accordance with applicable law and we welcome Veteran applicants.
About Society for Neuroscience
The Society for Neuroscience (SfN) is a nonprofit membership organization of scientists and physicians who study the brain and nervous system. SfN is the world's largest organization of scientists and physicians devoted to advancing understanding of the brain and nervous system.