Sagac seeking Data Analyst Intern

Description:

Sagac Public Affairs has a unique opportunity for data analyst internship to create and deliver market research, analytics and data management for many of America’s top corporations and associations. This internship position requires an individual with an interest and understanding of market research, information technology and database applications. The candidate for this position should have a strong base of analytical, technology and communication skills.


About Data Analytics and Market Research:

Analysts utilize surveys, focus groups and interviews to gather data from a target audience. They present their findings through charts, graphs and other visual means to executives and clients in order to help them make informed decisions for political engagement strategies, campaign finance and marketing campaigns.


Market research analysts interpret the data they collect and organize this information into statistical tables and reports for presentation to the client. The analyses and research create a visual of findings and trends so organizations can have a better understanding of how to develop their engagement strategies.


Functional Description:

  • Assist in developing, deploying and analyzing market research on behalf of clientele

  • Maintain and perform market segmentation of records in company’s or client’s customer relationship management systems

  • Develop reports and create queries over relational databases and flat file systems

  • Prepare research statistics and charts for internal and external audiences using Qualtrics reports, Microsoft Excel, Word and PowerPoint

  • Use and improve operational procedures for data entry and research using various software tools

  • General data entry and ongoing data maintenance as needed

  • Maintain good relationships and constant communication with clients

  • Ability to manage projects and adhere to process and procedure

  • Other duties related to information services for clients and company


Requirements:

Interested applicants must have strong communication skills and should be studying or have a degree in marketing, information systems, mathematics, political science or other related fields.


Only applicants proficient with Microsoft Excel and other Microsoft Office applications should apply.


  • Experience with data management, market research and information systems

  • Professional communication skills and the ability to communicate in a clear manner

  • Research skills to ensure content is accurate and factual

  • Ability to work with strict deadlines without compromising work quality

  • Flexible approach and willingness to adapt ideas and the needs of clients


Benefits:

  • Paid internship


Application:

Send a cover letter and resume to jobs@sagac.com to be considered for the position.



Company Culture


About Sagac:

At Sagac Public Affairs, we believe that results make all the difference. And we deliver. Our top-tier clients come to us because we are experts in our market. We ensure tangible political engagement results for our clients’ political programs through strategic market research, communications and fundraising.


We are a company of influencers, achievers, thinkers and connectors. Together, we are solution geniuses. Our company excels at what we do because we know the secret to success. Everyone on our team has a role, and collaboration is key. From the scientific brain to the artistic talent to the business manager, we have it all. We collaborate to create content that wins. And no one does it better.


How We Work:

Working in the public affairs arena isn’t for everyone. But if you enjoy the fast paced, deadline driven, high performance environment we operate in, then Sagac is a fit for you. Inside the office and out, Sagac is a family. We work extremely hard… and we play hard, too.


To be successful at Sagac, you need to:

  • Collaborate well with a cross-functional team

  • Communicate effectively on project details

  • Innovate to solve problems and propose solutions

  • Meet deadlines consistently

  • Hold yourself accountable and self-motivate

  • Think strategically

  • Switch gears quickly to accommodate a changing project load

  • Adapt to the varied criteria for our wide range of clients

  • Respond to feedback well and constantly strive to improve

  • Persevere until you get it right

  • Like to GSD… ask us about it!


Sagac Public Affairs is a national company serving Fortune 500 companies and trade associations. Sagac provides communications, research, fundraising and management solutions to hundreds of organizations annually. Sagac is the national leader for strategy and implementation of political action and issue advocacy operations. For more information about the company, visit www.sagac.com.