Education Data Consultant

Public Impact - Chapel Hill, NC - Full time

Public Impact - Chapel Hill, NC - Full time

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Conduct/lead quantitative research/analysis in education and other sectors.

Develop robust methodologies that communicate results in simple and meaningful ways to non-technical audiences.

Carry out statistical analyses to evaluate district-, school-, and student-level educational outcomes.

Interpret diverse methodologies and data sources.

Produce excellent technical work that impacts the field positively.

Facilitate design, implementation, and evaluation of policy, management, and teacher role changes.


Graduate degree and 1-3 years of highly relevant experience (education, policy, economics, statistics, business or relevant consulting experience) or 5+ years with focus on quantitative data analysis.

Advanced capability with Microsoft Excel (including managing large data sets, user interface design, analysis and visualization; macros a plus).

Experience with Tableau, R, and Google Apps Scripts a plus.

Demonstrated ability to collaborate in teams with diverse members.

Demonstrated ability to lead and implement small to medium projects, with a bias for impact.

Eager to give and receive feedback to produce outstanding work.

Demonstrated ability to influence a wide variety of people and engage with others positively.

Delighted to juggle multiple, demanding projects.

Able to interpret research with level-headed, critical eye and grasp major concepts in field.

Able to communicate complex ideas simply.

Creative thinking.

Teaching experience a plus.

Location: Office in Chapel Hill, N.C., area with local work-from-home flexibility. Some travel nationwide.

Pay: Competitive with nonprofits and position readiness.

Please submit application, cover letter, and resume: or mail to Hiring, Public

Impact, 405A E. Main Street, Carrboro, NC 27510Please find detailed application information at

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