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Career opportunities currently available at the NYC Campaign Finance Board are described in detail below. New York City residency is required for most positions. We offer a dynamic work environment, training, growth potential, and excellent benefits. Full-time positions offer a competitive benefits package and salary commensurate with experience. If you would like to be considered for one of these opportunities, please email, fax, or mail your resume and cover letter to:
Director of Human Resources
NYC Campaign Finance Board
100 Church Street,12th Floor
New York, New York 10007
Fax #: (212) 409-1705
The CFB is an equal opportunity employer firmly committed to diversity. If you anticipate needing any type of reasonable accommodation to apply for an employment opportunity, please contact us at (212) 409-1800.
Policy and Data Research Analyst
The New York City Campaign Finance Board seeks a Policy & Data Research Analyst to perform original research to help inform the agency’s policy and program choices on campaign finance and voting. This position will report to the Deputy Director of Public Affairs.
- Under the direction of the Deputy Director of Public Affairs, design and perform analysis of campaign finance records, elections and voter participation data.
- Research policy and legislative issues related to campaign finance, voter participation, and election administration in New York City and New York State.
- Assist in preparing reports and policy briefs on campaign finance and election performance.
- Work with Public Affairs staff to create policy recommendations to improve the public matching funds program, voter participation, and election administration.
- Advanced statistical analysis skills and proficiency in statistical software such as SPSS or STATA.
- Proficiency in spreadsheet and database software.
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
- Proficiency in Word, PowerPoint, or other visualization presentation software.
- Ability to manage multiple projects in a deadline-driven environment.
- Ability to work both independently and as a team.
- Bachelor's or master’s degree in Mathematics, Statistics, Public Policy, Economics, Political Science or related field that emphasizes quantitative research methods, or a satisfactory combination of education and work experience.
- At least one year’s work experience with data collection, analysis, and reporting, preferably related to voting and elections.
- Knowledge of and demonstrated interest in New York City government and politics.
- New York City residency must be obtained within 90 days of starting the position.