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Employment Type:
Full time
Posted:
5/2/2019
Job Category:
Analysis
Business Analyst
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National Geographic | Washington, DC
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Job Description

Job Description SummaryThe Business Analyst will handle a wide variety of activities, directly supporting the National Geographic Society's Chief Executive Officer and the Chief Operations Officer. The successful candidate will conduct research, write briefings, and develop presentations. They will help to track the status of various projects, enterprise-wide goals, and organizational objectives.

Job Description

Responsibilities

* Conduct research projects on topics including: competitive analysis, political and government leaders, influencers, National Geographic Society Grantees, and other touchpoints with the Society.
* Prepare briefings and presentations on behalf of the CEO and COO for both internal and external use.
* Ensure visibility and access to core operational metrics. Working closely with the Measurement, Evaluation and Research team, establish dashboards and tracking reports for various project, goals, and objectives where needed.
* Leverage and build upon business analysis and communication skills by serving as a liaison between the Office for the CEO and key internal ad external stakeholders.

Minimum Education Required

Bachelor's degree required.

Minimum Years and Type of Experience

1-2 years experience working in and collaborating with diverse and matrixed teams/project groups during past internship and/or college or university experience.

Knowledge and Skills Required

The successful candidate will be proactive and should possess the confidence and poise to work with the executive leadership team, a wide array of National Geographic Society staff, and various external stakeholders. Specific skills and abilities include, but are not limited to:

* Excellent interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to interact with individuals at all levels of the organization.
* Exceptional analytical and quantitative skills.
* Resourcefulness with strong problem-solving skills.
* Ability to generate deep actionable insights.
* Must be proficient with Microsoft Office. Ability to work with the Google Suite and Keynote is a plus.

Supervision

No direct reports

Responsibility percentages may vary depending on business needs.

National Geographic's headquarters is located in the heart of Washington, D.C. In addition to a unique and dynamic work environment, National Geographic offers its employees a comprehensive benefits package, including health and dental benefits, generous vacation and leave time, a 401(k) plan, and flexible work options. National Geographic is an Equal Opportunity Employer

About National Geographic

The National Geographic Society is one of the world's largest nonprofit scientific and educational organizations. Founded in 1888 to "increase and diffuse geographic knowledge," the Society works to inspire people to care about the planet. It reaches more than 300 million people worldwide each month through its official journal, National Geographic, and other magazines; National Geographic Channel; television documentaries; music; radio; films; books; DVDs; maps; school publishing programs; interactive media; and merchandise. National Geographic has funded more than 8,700 scientific research, conservation and exploration projects and supports an education program combating geographic illiteracy.