Data Analyst, Impact & Performance Assessment Department @ UJA Federation of New York

Data Analyst, Impact & Performance Assessment Department

About us:

UJA-Federation of New York is the largest local philanthropy in the world. For more than 100 years, we’ve brought New Yorkers together to solve some of the most pressing problems facing our community. Thanks to our network of hundreds of non-profits, we can leverage our expertise across any number of areas — including health and human services, arts and culture, and education — to care for Jews everywhere and New Yorkers of all backgrounds, respond to crises close to home and far away, and shape our Jewish future. Our reach extends from New York to Israel to nearly 70 other countries around the world, touching 4.5 million people each year.

Position Summary:

UJA-Federation of New York is seeking a Data Analyst with strong analytical and organizational skills to join the Impact and Performance Assessment Department (IPAD). The Data Analyst will be responsible for the development of key performance indicators related to UJA-Federation’s grantmaking, the creation of visualizations and dashboards from the data, and the cleaning and analysis of data for research and evaluation projects.

Major Responsibilities:

Develop, track, and report on key performance indicators (KPIs) related to the impact and effectiveness of UJA’s programs, services, and grant-making
Build monthly or quarterly dashboards for performance analysis using Excel and a data visualization tool, preferably Tableau
Extract, clean, manipulate and analyze data related to a range of different research and evaluation projects


Degree in an analytical field (mathematics, computer science, economics, social/natural sciences, business)
1-3 years of experience in a Data Analyst role
Demonstrated experience creating dashboards and reports
Demonstrated experience manipulating and analyzing data sets
Demonstrated ability to multitask and prioritize diverse tasks with a proven ability to meet hard deadlines
Experience querying, downloading and analyzing census data (ACS and decennial) would be welcome


Strong quantitative and statistical skills
Operate with a high-level proficiency in Microsoft Excel and a data visualization software, preferably Tableau
Facility with SPSS, STATA, or another statistical software package
Strong communication skills; including a comfort with using remote work tools such as Zoom and Microsoft Teams
Strong collaboration skills
Adept at balancing numerous tasks simultaneously and meeting tight deadlines
Dependable, flexible, and open to new experiences

Application Instructions

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How to Apply: Equal Opportunity Employment. Only qualified applicants will be contacted. Please submit your application directly to our job board at

Job Summary

  • Duration: full-time
  • Benefits:
  • Preferred Experience: Entry Level (0-2 years)
  • Preferred Degree: Bachelors
  • Job Posted: 2021-01-07
  • Times this job has been viewed: 458 times
  • Job is posted for: 60 days
  • Job Categories: Fundraising/Grants/Giving
  • Organization Type: Federation
Job Location
UJA Federation of New York
130 East 59th Street
New York , New York 10022


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