Research Analyst

Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation
Madison, WI
Date Posted:  March 25, 2022
Closing Date:  April 25, 2022

Job highlights

Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Economics, Public Policy or related field
Quantitative, analytical and problem-solving skills
Possess knowledge of state and federal labor market information resources
PC applications including word processing, spreadsheet, database management and Windows software
Project management and organizational skills; attention to detail
Research, writing, and communication skills

Reports to: Senior Vice President of Strategic Investment and Policy
The Research Analyst conducts research on labor market information (LMI), analyzes key labor market issues and demographic trends, industry and business trends analysis support, economic development analysis support, legislation analysis support, and produces highly quality reports and presentations for management review and/or public presentations
The Research Analyst will spend a majority of their time in these activities:
Support research portfolio to provide WEDC staff with information for decision making including labor market research, economic indicator trends and comparative performance, competitive intelligence, workforce information, and other customized research as requested
Perform statistical analysis, verify data, and maintain statistical information reporting systems on the local, state, national, and global business climate
Collect, analyze, verify, and maintain data sets