|Department||Department of Commerce|
|Date Opened||3/6/2019 08:00:00 AM|
|Filing Deadline||3/29/2019 11:59:00 PM|
|Salary||$40,000 - $50,000/year|
|Full or Part Time||
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The Oklahoma Department of Commerce is the primary economic development entity in the state. Our mission is to create and deliver high-impact solutions that lead to prosperous lives and communities for all Oklahomans.
POSITION: Research Analyst
DIVISION: Research and Economic Analysis Services
JOB LOCATION: Oklahoma City
SALARY: $40,000 - $50,000
JOB NUMBER: J-692
• Perform competitive and actionable business intelligence research, analyze issues, and assess opportunities in companies, markets, and industries.
• Conduct economic development research such as cost comparisons, competitive incentives, and workforce supply and demand.
• Effectively and efficiently complete research projects, such as demographic, occupational and industry analyses.
• Contribute to and support division research projects as assigned.
KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS:
Must be self-directed and have strong analytical, quantitative and writing skills. Required skills include the ability to synthesize, summarize and communicate information from a variety of sources; ability to manage projects to completion in a timely manner; and, good oral communication and interpersonal skills. Must have knowledge of research principles as well as a familiarity with sources of statistical data on state and national levels, such as Census, BLS and BEA data. Must be skilled in using computers and computer software to store, retrieve and produce reports; competency with Microsoft Excel is required.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
Completion of a bachelor’s degree in business, economics, sociology, demography, public administration, or a related degree is required. Ideal applicants should have 2 years of work experience conducting policy, economic, marketing or similar analysis and research in an analyst position for a business, government, or university.
Veteran's Preference Points Apply only for initial appointment in the Classified Service.