Research and Data Analyst


Organization Name: European Venture Philanthropy Association (EVPA)
Location: Brussels, Belgium
Apply email: Not Specified
Start Date: 20 May 2022, 02:44 am
Closing Date: 16 Jun 2022, 12:00 am

Job Description

As part of the Knowledge, Community and Market Development department, the Research and Data Analyst will support the team in collecting and analysing data through the EVPA Industry Survey, in creating hands-on research materials such as blog posts and dashboards with Power Bi. In addition, the Research and Data Analyst will help the Research Manager coordinate the European Impact Investment Consortium, answer research enquires from members linked to sectorial data, and deliver other research-related activities.

This is a full-time role based in Brussels (EVPA’s office). The role reports to the Research Manager.

Roles & Responsibilities

As a Research and Data Analyst you will be in charge of…

• Collecting data on EVPA’s members and non-members to support the organisation having the broadest reach possible. This task entails planning email and phone-calls campaigns, as well as quickly adapting to a very dynamic and multi-stakeholder context such as the 8th EVPA Industry Survey
• Mastering the Industry Survey relational database and model, being able to import new data collected and run different analysis in an efficient way – FYI an ad-hoc training will be offered during the onboarding period
• Creating online dashboards using PowerBi to visualise the data collected and share them externally
• Drafting hands-on research materials, such as blog posts and interactive reports highlighting the key results and trends emerging from the different analysis done
• Being the main contact of reference for the Industry Survey relational database, which will entail running analysis on smaller groups of members belonging to specific geographies or initiatives (e.g. the Corporate Initiative), as well as answering data enquires from EVPA members
• Tracking relevant research information in Salesforce – FYI an ad-hoc training will be offered during the onboarding period
• Supporting the part-time Research Intern in her everyday tasks

Skills & Qualities

• Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in fields such as economics, mathematics, finance, statistics, or computer science (other fields will still be considered)
• At least 2 years of work experience in domains linked to research and data analysis
• Passion for and knowledge of social investment/ impact investing will be positively valued and considered as a plus
• Very good knowledge of MS Office (especially Excel and PowerPoint)
• Strong analytical skills with the ability to collect, organise, analyse, and visualise data in clear and precise way
• Knowledge of data visualisation software like Tableau or Power BI (the latter is preferable)
• Written and spoken fluency in English required, and other European language(s) are considered as a plus
• Well organised and able to work on projects independently
• Flexibility and willingness to adapt to changing working schedules
• Proactive attitude with attention to detail and accuracy

What we offer

• A competitive salary package (13th salary, holiday pay, transportation and home office allowance, meal vouchers)
• Full-time position
• Flexible working hours and work from home policy
• Additional holidays
• Training and personal development budget
• Group health and pension insurance
• A friendly, open working environment

More information and how to apply:

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Interested in applying? Please send your resumé with a cover letter to

Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis until the position is filled, so we strongly encourage early applications. Once your application has been sent, we thank you not to get in touch. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews. If you do not hear from us two weeks after sending us your application, please presume your application has not been retained on this occasion.

EVPA is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate and practise diversity in all its forms and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all of our employees.

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