MapLight, an innovative, award-winning nonprofit that tracks money’s influence on politics, is seeking a Data Analyst to join its dedicated data team. This position is full-time and based in Berkeley, California.

In this role, you will help turn campaign finance data into compelling stories about the influence of money in politics. You will work closely with both the Data and Editorial teams to analyze legislation and campaign finance data. This role will focus on generating analyses of money and influence for use internally and for external publication, as well as improving the quality and usability of our datasets. You should both have a nuanced approach to qualitative research and be comfortable working with big data.

The ideal candidate is a self-starter with excellent attention to detail. You should be a team player able to balance multiple tasks with a passion for bringing political data to life for a general audience.

Berkeley, CA
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