Nationally recognized nonprofit venture philanthropy seeks an Analyst to support its strategy focused on advancing diverse leadership in education.
The Diverse Leaders strategy aims to advance Black and Latino leadership in education. Our goal is for Black and Latino leaders to represent at least 40 percent of the PreK-12 education workforce, mirroring the demographics of U.S. students today. Learn more about our Diverse Leaders strategy here.
As the Diverse Leaders Analyst, you will:
Lead and manage the team’s data life cycle including qualitative and quantitative data collection, conducting high-quality research analyses and reports, and ensure our internal systems support accurate and timely information across our portfolio
Support the team’s investment process across the full continuum of work streams from recruitment to due diligence to reporting on outcomes
Manage team operations which include planning for informative and engaging team meetings and retreats, and managing internal systems and reporting against key objectives
Contribute to venture support through meaningful knowledge sharing among our ventures and helping coordinate communities of practice
The Diverse Leaders team also includes Frances Messano, Natalie Wilson and Crystel Harris
This role is a fit if:
You enjoy learning and are motivated by new challenges
You are a self-starter who can independently schedule, plan, and execute on your own workflow
You love questions, enjoy making meaning of data sets, and are excited about working through ambiguity in search of new insights
You are a get-stuff-done kind of person who knows when and how to engage others
You pursue equity and impact in all that you do
Additional Salary Information: Compensation is based on experience though we peg our salary ranges to the 75th percentile for salaries for comparable roles in the Bay Area. Benefits include a 401(k) program with a generous 7% match, 100% of health/dental/vision premiums covered for you and 50% for dependents, plus additional benefits.
About NewSchools Venture Fund
NewSchools Venture Fund is a national nonprofit based in Oakland, CA that supports and invests in promising, innovative entrepreneurs and teams of educators. We help them accomplish their missions to achieve outstanding results for the schools, students and educators they serve. We are committed to helping all students – especially those in underserved communities – graduate high school prepared and inspired to achieve their most ambitious dreams and plans. Through our investing, management assistance, network building, and thought leadership, NewSchools helps to reimagine PreK-12 education.