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Public Works Partners is a mission-driven planning and consulting firm in NYC serving public and nonprofit clients. We organize our work into two areas – Organizational Health and Community Health – and work with civic sector leaders including nonprofits, city agencies, real estate developers, urban planners, and architecture and engineering firms. Founded in 2010 out of a desire to strengthen communities and increase the impact of mission-driven organizations, our commitment to supporting inclusive and equitable communities and the organizations that serve them continues to grow.

We are committed to creating a team that reflects the diversity of the communities in which we work. People who succeed with our firm:

  • Thrive when given the space to bring a nimble, creative approach to solving the thorniest problems;
  • Enthusiastically tackle tasks big and small; and
  • Inevitably wind up talking about public policy at parties.

Analyst, Consulting

Public Works Partners is looking for a strategic and analytical team member to join our practice and to play a significant role in high-profile engagements with clients, including public sector agencies and nonprofit organizations. We are looking for someone who brings technical and interpersonal skills, who thrives working on multiple projects across different subject areas, and who is excited to work in a mission-driven consulting practice.

Required qualifications:

  • Strong interpersonal skills, including an ability to navigate multi-stakeholder environments
  • Strong quantitative and qualitative analysis skills
  • Experience conducting primary and secondary research, including interviewing stakeholders and/or facilitating group discussions
  • Ability to manage multiple deadlines while operating with speed and accuracy
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Bachelors Degree in a related field such as urban planning, policy, or economics
  • One to three years of experience in the public and/or nonprofit sector, particularly in New York City and State

Preferred qualifications (candidates would ideally have at least one):

  • Experience conducting economic analysis, using labor market and economic information
  • Ability to use GIS to conduct spatial analysis
  • Experience with Adobe Creative Suite, particularly Illustrator and InDesign to create and manipulate content
  • Knowledge of public sector financial management

This position will be based at the Public Works Partners office in New York City. In-town travel and to other parts of New York State may be required.

To Apply

To apply for this position, send your resume and cover letter to jobs@publicworkspartners.com and indicate you are applying for the Analyst position in the email subject line. In your cover letter, describe why this is the right position for you.

This job description is for an at-will position which is non-exempt under the FLSA. Public Works Partners provides equal employment opportunities to all applicants for employment regardless of their age, race, creed, color, religion, national origin, alienage, citizenship, disability, sex, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, partnership status, military status, predisposing genetic characteristics, domestic violence status, sex offense of stalking victim status, or any other characteristics protected by federal, state or local laws.

About Public Works Partners

Public Works Partners is a WBE/DBE/SBE-certified planning and consulting firm whose work strengthens organizations that strengthen communities. We drive innovation, manage change, design and develop new programs, and build organizational capacity. And we support planning efforts by engaging local stakeholders at every level and sharing our expertise in labor market analysis and job creation strategies.

Our clients benefit from our in-depth knowledge of New York City and the challenges faced by mission-driven organizations, our work across a range of policy areas from economic development to public health to human services, and the unique backgrounds and life experiences each team member brings. Our team members have held positions in New York City government and nonprofits developing strategies to tackle urban problems, driving policies, and managing large complex programs.

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