Stand Together

  • Strategic Research Analyst

    ID (external)
    2019-4338
    Category
    Research and Analysis
    Location
    US-VA-Arlington
  • Overview

    Stand Together is seeking a Strategic Research Analyst to work with a team that develops and executes research and analysis of relevant operational landscapes to inform organizational strategies and investments and to support strategic partnership. This role supports a robust platform that unites social entrepreneurs to accomplish far more than they otherwise could.

     

     

    Your Responsibilities Include

    • Identify and assess partnership opportunities with organizations and key influencers that are aligned with organizational priorities, vision, and risk tolerance
    • Conduct quantitative and qualitative research and analysis including landscape analysis, market analysis, due diligence, and competitive analysis
    • Develop reports and materials that enable situational awareness and drive organizational impact
    • Perform internet research, monitor social media, and conduct searches through subscription and open-source tools and databases
    • Collaborate with network partners to help in development of operational strategies
    • Consistently reevaluate and improve existing processes and knowledge systems to best support partners

     

    Knowledge and Skills You Bring to the Organization

    • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience
    • 3+ years experience in research and analysis
    • Ability to write concisely, persuasively and analytically, with attention to detail, grammar, and syntax
    • Ability to synthesizlarge amounts of information into meaningful insights
    • Ability to take initiative, collaborate, and work independently
    • Proven ability to work in a fast-paced, dynamic environment with a high sense of urgency
    • Understanding and excitement for the organization’s vision

     

    Standout Candidates May Also Bring

    • Previous experience with think-tanks or in philanthropy
    • Familiarity with market, investment analysis, or due diligence
    • Familiarity with research tools like LexisNexis, Guidestar, and Foundation Center, as well as experience in public records research
    • Experience with social media analysis

     

    About Us

     

     

    Stand Together helps social entrepreneurs supercharge their efforts to help people improve their lives. We connect them with passionate partners and the resources necessary to make a greater difference. 

     

    Through our philanthropic community, we tackle some of the nation's biggest challenges so that every person has the opportunity to realize their extraordinary potential.

     

    Stand Together partners with people from diverse perspectives and backgrounds—including people in education, business, community non-profits, and public policy—to accomplish more together than any of us could on our own.

     

    Our Values

     

    Working at Stand Together is different from many other organizations. We have a relentless commitment to a culture based on a business philosophy called Market Based Management® (MBM®). Informed by the principles that allow a free and open society to flourish, MBM® prepares individuals to innovate, improve, and transform while fostering a healthy, growing organization that creates long-term value for its clients and supporters and fulfillment for its employees. 

     

    We believe that diversity in experiences, perspectives, knowledge and ideas fuels creativity, broadens knowledge, and helps drive success. That’s why we’re proud to be an equal opportunity employer and strive to treat all employees and applicants with honesty, dignity, respect and sensitivity. We welcome all qualified applicants regardless of color, race, religion, religious creed, sex, gender or gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, national origin, citizenship, ethnicity, ancestry, age, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, pregnancy (including medical needs which may arise from pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), military and veteran status, genetic information, marital or familial status, political affiliation, or any other legally recognized protected basis under federal, state or local laws, regulations or ordinances. 

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