Research & Data Analyst

Baltimore, MD-Washington, DC area; Jacksonville, FL; Phoenix, AZ; Charlotte-Raleigh-Greensboro, NC
Date Posted:  April 23, 2021


The Research & Data Analyst analyzes and reports on labor markets, skill sets, and industries to inform how, where, and why Allegis Group and its partners navigate growth, change and opportunity.


General Responsibilities

  • Act as a subject matter expert in key industries, value offerings, services, and skillsets
  • Monitor internal, external analytics and utilize data to evaluate market conditions or communicate trends on a scheduled or ad hoc basis
  • Take, define, and manage work requests and provide consultation to ensure the correct solution is applied to the request such as resource recommendations or a consultant offering
  • Contribute to and collaborate on project teams across departments
  • Interview subject matter experts across the company to identify, validate or update relevant trends and challenges to Allegis Group’s business and clients
  • Work in collaboration with the organization to understand business issues, identify valuable areas of analysis and develop reports that analyze data to support effective rapid decision making.

Research and Analysis

  • Research and analyze actionable insights from external vendor reporting sources, media and industry content and internal data sources to identify or validate trends and patterns
  • Research products or requests can include but are not limited to:
    • Impacts to hiring in key industries and/or labor categories
    • Factors impacting labor supply and demand trends in a marketplace or nationwide
    • Business drivers and challenges
    • Growth opportunity in a certain sector or category
    • Strategic decision-making options
    • Synthesizing large amounts of data into digestible reporting or analysis
  • Analyze data products to answer questions or resolve problems, identify trends, KPI development, and enhance data applications

Data Visualization & Governance

  • Develop expertise in data visualization products to be able to utilize in daily tasks and projects as well as train partner teams and individuals on their use
  • Promote existing and new data visualization products, craft best practices for leveraging data within them, and capture feedback and testimonials to drive production adoption
  • Audit market or internal data products on dashboards and spreadsheets for anomalies and errors
  • Automate and democratize research and analysis to provide at-your-fingertips data insights
  • Audit market or internal data products on dashboards and spreadsheets for anomalies and errors
  • Use basic to moderate statistical methods to analyze data and generate useful business reports
  • Analyze large data sets to better understand trends, relationships between variables, and to formulate predictive and/or prescriptive insights


  • BA or BS degree in Economics, Business, Marketing or Geography preferred
  • 1 year of experience in a research or data analysis role
  • Understanding of labor market economics and business cycles strongly preferred
  • Experience with Microsoft Office tools (Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint)
  • Exposure to Tableau, PowerBI, or similar data visualization platforms a plus
  • Must be comfortable with ambiguity around data sources and range of possible outcomes
  • Must be comfortable asking for, accepting, and providing constructive feedback
  • Strong sense of teamwork and collaboration outside of your own team/department
  • Demonstrated capacity to work independently while managing workflow and delivery on multiple projects or requests
  • Demonstrated effective time management and work prioritization experience
  • Strong written and verbal communication with the ability to relay, present data and research to executive leadership


  • Complex problem solving
  • Critical thinking
  • Competitive Spirit/Passion
  • Technical Learning
  • Presentation Skills / Effective Communication