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Data Analyst

United Way Worldwide
Alexandria, Virginia 22314
  • Job Type
  • Job Status
    Full Time

The Data Analyst for Network Engagement and Performance designs and develops methods and systems to consolidate and analyze large and complex sets of data to generate insights and solutions in support of the United Way Network of local markets. The Data Analyst uses software programs, algorithms and statistical methods to analyze data and generate useful business reports and visualizations used to draw insights into network performance. Identifies, gathers, summarizes and analyzes data aligned to the core business drivers and transformation projects. Identifies and communicates any data related issues/recommendations to the team, so they can quickly develop a resolution. Work with management to prioritize business and information needs. Locate and define new process improvement opportunities.



An individual must be able to perform each essential duty listed below at a satisfactory level:

  • Consult with team to prioritize key data sources, conduct analysis, identify key performance indicators, and create dashboards and reports.
  • Design, develop program methods, processes, and systems to consolidate and analyze unstructured, diverse data sources to generate actionable insights.
  • Work with IT to create conceptual, logical, physical and dimensional data models to deliver analytical solutions.
  • Identify, analyze, and interpret trends or patterns in complex data sets and communicate insights and findings from analysis.
  • Exercise judgment in selecting methods, techniques and evaluation criteria for obtaining results.
  • Design and develop business intelligence solutions to make it easier for everyone to explore data, uncover new insights and take action.
  • Manage projects as assigned.
  • Other Duties as assigned.



United Way Worldwide seeks diverse, qualified professionals who want to make a difference in the world. If you are passionate about your work and desire to help others achieve enhanced education, income, and health, United Way Worldwide is the place for you.

United Way Worldwide is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, and other legally protected characteristics. The EEO is the Law poster is available here: http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf. If you need a reasonable accommodation because of a disability for any part of the employment process, please e-mail katherine.graham@uww.unitedway.org or call 703-836-7100, ext. 324 and provide the nature of your request and your contact information.

We are a charter member of Employers of National Service and encourage AmeriCorps, Peace Corps, and other national service alumni to apply.

United Way Worldwide is located in Old Town Alexandria, VA. We offer competitive salary and excellent benefits including: health, dental, life, short-term and long-term disability, employee assistance program, 403(b) plan, tuition assistance, paid time off, family sick leave, medical appointment leave, parental/adoption leave, dress for your day, free parking, onsite gym, monthly volunteering opportunities, and more.



We take the broadest possible view of diversity. 

We value the visible and invisible qualities that make you who you are.

We welcome that every person brings a unique perspective and experience to advance our mission and progress our fight for the health, education, and financial stability of every person in every community.

We believe that each United Way community member, donor, volunteer, advocate, and employee must have equal access to solving community problems.

We strive to include diversity, equity, and inclusion practices at the center of our daily work.

We commit to using these practices for our business and our communities.

Join us in embracing diversity, equity and inclusion for every person in every community.


Approved by the United Way U.S.A. Board of Trustees on March 6, 2019.


Thank you for your interest in employment with United Way Worldwide. You will be contacted if your qualifications are a good match and you are selected for an interview.


Minimum requirements include:

  • Bachelor’s degree or commensurate experience
  • At least five years of progressive experience in a similar role
  • Previous work experience as an analyst or a strong analytic background
  • Must have exceptional written and oral communication, analytical, organizational, and problem-solving skills
  • Must be comfortable working in an executive, fast-paced office with tight deadlines. Confidentiality extremely important.
  • Experience Data mapping competencies and ability to understand systems architecture and programming constructs such as APIs, data models and ER diagrams
  • Experience planning and coordinating trips and appearances for executive management a strong plus
  • Comfortable and able to challenge conclusions and impact business outcomes
  • Ability to multi-task in fast-paced environment, and collaborate with cross functional teams to get desired results
  • Must have strong skills with Microsoft Office, particularly with PowerPoint and Outlook.
  • Strong knowledge of information retrieval programs (Focus, Business Objects) and tools: SQL, Excel, Data Analysis Java, SQL, etc.
  • Must have demonstrated research and project management skills, possess a strong work ethic, enjoy working collaboratively, be capable of working independently

This job description describes the general nature and level of work performed by employees assigned to this position.  It should not be construed as an exhaustive list of all required duties, responsibilities and skills. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable disabled individuals to perform the essential functions of the job.


Posted: 2020-02-12 Expires: 2020-03-13

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