The American Bar Foundation (“ABF”) seeks a part-time, temporary (project-based) Data Analyst. The American Bar Foundation is a nonprofit, independent research institute committed to empirical research on law, legal institutions, and legal processes.
Duties of the Position The main responsibility of this position will be to conduct quantitative data analyses of a survey of alumni for the American Bar Association Initiative, Achieving Long-Term Success of Women Lawyers. This initiative seeks to understand the personal, social, and organizational factors that enhance or impede legal careers.
The position requires demonstrated experience in: 1. managing data and querying databases, and 2. analyzing quantitative data.
Qualifications • Masters or ABD in a quantitative social science field (e.g., Psychology, Sociology, Marketing). • Experience conducting sophisticated statistical analysis of quantitative data using SPSS. • Strong attention to detail is critical. • Ability to meet deadlines and organize tasks for completion within designated time periods.
WORK ENVIRONMENT This job operates in a professional office environment. This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, photocopiers, filing cabinets, and fax machines.
POSITION TYPE AND EXPECTED HOURS OF WORK This is a part-time, temporary position. The position will start as soon as possible, with an anticipated schedule of 15-16 hours per week for a period of 2-5 weeks.
TRAVEL No travel is expected for this position.
OTHER DUTIES Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities, and activities may change at any time with or without notice.
EEO STATEMENT The ABF is firmly committed to providing equal employment opportunities. All decisions regarding the terms, privileges, and/or conditions of employment, including but not limited to hiring, classification, grading, recruitment, discharge, discipline, compensation, selection for training or apprenticeship, promotion, renewal of employment, tenure or terms, and benefits, will be made without unlawful discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, citizenship, ancestry, age, order of protection status, marital status, disability, military status, unfavorable discharge from the military, sexual orientation, pregnancy, gender, gender identity, housing status, parental status, source of income, certain arrest or criminal history records, genetic information, protected activity (such as opposition to or reporting of prohibited discrimination or harassment), or any other status or classification protected by applicable federal, state, and/or local laws. The ABF prohibits discrimination, retaliation, and harassment of individuals on any of the bases listed above and any other basis protected by applicable federal, state and/or local law.
To receive consideration, send your resume and cover letter to: Data Analyst Search American Bar Foundation 750 North Lake Shore Drive 4th floor Chicago, IL 60611 Email: email@example.com No phone calls, please.
Internal Number: 3129886520
About American Bar Foundation
Located in Chicago, the American Bar Foundation (ABF) is a nonprofit, independent international research institute committed to empirical and interdisciplinary research on law, legal institutions, and legal processes. The research program is conducted by a residential and external research faculty of leading scholars who are appointed full time at the ABF or jointly with Chicago-area universities. The research program is supported by an annual grant from the American Bar Endowment, contributions from The Fellows of the American Bar Foundation and other supporters, and grants for specific projects from government agencies and private foundations. The Fellows of the American Bar Foundation is an honorary organization of practicing lawyers, judges, and law professors whose professional, public, and private careers have demonstrated outstanding dedication to the highest principles of the legal profession.