Pay range: $70+ per hour depending on experience.

The News Revenue Hub is seeking a contract data analyst to aid in audience and donor analysis efforts across dozens of newsrooms. This work will be on a project-by-project basis, initially requiring 10-20 hours a month. The data analyst will have experience in advanced data analysis, including regression analysis and compound growth calculations. 

The data analyst will help Hub staff perform research by analyzing key performance metrics. The data analyst must have a high degree of integrity and discretion, and must be willing to sign a nondisclosure agreement.

As data analyst, your chief responsibilities will include:

  • Perform data collection and analysis across dozens of newsrooms to help the Hub understand how they are performing in revenue and audience
  • Synthesize findings into written reports.

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Experience in advanced data analysis and statistics
  • Essential data management and programming skills include Python and SQL; experience with JavaScript and R strongly preferred
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Experience working in journalism a plus

If you don’t have experience in all of these areas, that’s ok! We’re open to candidates with strong data analysis skills.

About News Revenue Hub 

We are a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization that works with news outlets to develop stronger business models and more loyal audiences. We help our clients become sustainable, allowing them to fight misinformation, keep the public informed, and hold elected leaders accountable. We provide a robust technology infrastructure specifically designed for journalism fundraising, along with customized strategies for audience and membership and donor development.

We work with over 60 news organizations and have had the opportunity to work on projects with big impact. Our approach to sustainability is holistic and we work closely with editors and audience strategists as we do with membership officers and fundraisers.  

News Revenue Hub works with news organizations to implement fundraising models, automate time consuming processes, conduct experiments, adopt best practices, and more. Our mission is to help newsrooms achieve financial sustainability and take on the heavy lifting so our members can focus on what they do best: producing high quality journalism.

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