Program Associate, Juvenile Justice Strategy Group | Annie E. Casey Foundation

Position: 
Program Associate, Juvenile Justice Strategy Group
Location: 
Baltimore, MD

Background

The Annie E. Casey Foundation is dedicated to building a brighter future for all children, families and communities in the United States. The Casey Foundation aims to be not only a place that does great work — but also a great place to work.

At Casey, you will find a dynamic environment with staff of diverse backgrounds and perspectives who share a deep commitment to advancing the Foundation’s mission.

Job Summary

The Foundation is looking for an individual with experience in the juvenile justice field to provide quantitative analysis support for Casey’s Juvenile Justice Strategy Group. 

Responsibilities

As a program associate, you will:

  • assist with data analysis and visualization and PowerPoint presentations;
  • prepare written reports and program/policy analyses to support system reform efforts, including financial and statistical analyses;
  • provide direct technical assistance to sites, staff and other key partners to support data collection, management and analysis;
  • assist with aggregate analysis of system assessments and site data reports; and
  • support the development of enhanced data-reporting capacities and data analysis

Qualifications

The ideal candidate will have at least a bachelor’s degree in a human services field with three years of related experience, as well as a demonstrated aptitude for exploring complex systems and social problems. The individual must have strong skills in quantitative analysis and communication, including the ability to define data requirements, prepare data for analysis, perform statistical analyses, synthesize large amounts of information, build compelling narratives, create data visualizations and convey key insights to diverse audiences. Proficiency with Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint is required; proficiency with statistical software products (such as R and SPSS) is strongly preferred. The individual must be able to travel throughout the United States as much as 50 percent of the time. A strong commitment to, and appreciation for, racial and ethnic equity and inclusion is a must.

Compensation

Salary is commensurate with experience.  Casey is committed to helping staff learn and grow, enabling them to bring their best selves to work by offering a range of professional development opportunities, including tuition reimbursement, conferences and training to further develop their skills and expertise. The Foundation also provides a generous benefits package.

How to Apply

Please submit your resume and a cover letter describing how you fit the qualifications above — and why working for the Foundation as a program associate interests you. The Foundation will not consider resumes submitted without a cover letter.

Read the full job description and apply online at www.aecf.org/about/jobs.