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Job Title: Senior Research Analyst

Reports To: Vice President of Research and Economics

Group: Member Information

We are looking for a rising analytical and creative problem solver with strong attention to detail to join our team as an Analyst. The senior research analyst works with other in the Research and Economic department to track trends in the housing market, the general economy, and the real estate industry. Duties include managing operational responsibility for member- and consumer-oriented surveys, producing market and industrial analyses, generating reports based on survey results, and presenting survey findings internally and externally.  This position also undertakes more advanced housing market, economic analysis, and policy analysis projects with minimal direction and supervision.


  • Operational Aspects of Regular Survey Research Projects: Design and develop questionnaires/survey instruments, implement and manage survey sampling processes, overlook procedures of survey distribution, production, and data tabulation, test the validity of survey data, analyze and report survey findings in written report or in presentation format. (With minimal oversight from supervisor)
  • Detailed Analyses, Reports, and Data Visualization Products: With little direction from supervisor, design and conduct market and industrial analyses using primary and secondary data obtained from multiple sources.  Assume the responsibility on the collection, the compilation, the calculation, and the analysis of housing data used for sales and price reports, housing affordability index, rent vs. buy comparison reports, and other housing market reports. Work with other team members to create and produce story-telling data visualization products including presentations, infographics, dashboards, animated videos, reports, and blogs for press releases, outreaches, and other marketing purposes
  • Provide support to Chief Economist and Deputy Chief Economist on special projects as needed


  • Bachelor's Degree in statistics, economics, or related quantitative field
  • Master’s degree required

Minimum Experience Required

  • 3-5 years of analytical work experience

Skills Required

  • Strong analytic and quantitative reasoning and problem solving
  • Survey research experience required, with knowledge in questionnaire design and survey administration. Excellent applied data analysis skills.
  • Ability to understand the story and tell it with a data visualization; know how to "speak" data
  • Experience performing economic and/or policy analysis
  • Preferred experience in econometrics
  • Experience with STATA. Will consider knowledge in other statistical packages such as  SPSS, R, Python, and SAS 
  • Experience in Tableau, Power BI, or other business intelligence tools preferred 
  • Experience working with large datasets, such as ACS, Census, or HMDA
  • Preferred understanding and experience of real estate/housing markets
  • Results and detail oriented
  • Ability to work in fast-paced environment.
  • Intermediate to advanced level in Microsoft Office (Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.)
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills, and outstanding customer service orientation.
  • Ability to function effectively in a variety of challenging situations and circumstances, including difficult project deadlines, demanding customers, tight budgets, and evolving goals and objectives.
  • Ability to work effectively with co-workers, customers and others by sharing ideas in a constructive and positive manner.
  • Excellent work ethic and attendance.
  • Consistency in giving feedback regarding work progress, timetable and issues.


Leading the Way…TM isn’t just a slogan at the CALIFORNIA ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® (C.A.R.).  As one of the largest state trade organizations in the United States, C.A.R. provides members with tools to help complete transactions, information to keep them nimble in the marketplace and a strong clear voice on the government steps in Sacramento.  How do we do it?  We start by hiring friendly, talented people committed to working toward those common goals


Headquartered in sunny Los Angeles, C.A.R. offers business casual wear, an on-site exercise room, a health and wellness program including lunch and learns with guest speakers, a FitBit® program, and collaborative working areas. 


What else?

Medical, dental, vision, vitamin reimbursement, 401(k) retirement plan, 11 paid holidays, and more. 


C.A.R. staff stand by a set of core values that make us the best in the business.  Take a look for yourself and see what we are all about  www.car.org


For consideration - qualified applicants only please - submit cover letter and resume (in .doc, .docx, or .pdf format) to:  [email protected]


C.A.R. and/or its subsidiaries and agents will consider for employment all qualified applicants, including those with criminal histories, in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable state and local laws, including the City of Los Angeles’ Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance.


Sorry! Due to the heavy volume of resumes we receive, only candidates being considered will be contacted directly. We appreciate your interest in employment opportunities with the CALIFORNIA ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS®.

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