Market Analysis Analyst, Stronger Change Office

Planned Parenthood Federation of America

Posted: 7/7/2020

Position Type: Full-Time (Paid)

Function: Strategic Planning

Primary domain: Healthcare

City: New York

Postal code: 10038

State: New York

Country: United States

Organization Information:


$20M +


Mission statement:

The mission of Planned Parenthood is:

  • to provide comprehensive reproductive and complementary health care services in settings which preserve and protect the essential privacy and rights of each individual;

  • to advocate public policies which guarantee these rights and ensure access to such services;

  • to provide educational programs which enhance understanding of individual and societal implications of human sexuality;

  • to promote research and the advancement of technology in reproductive health care and encourage understanding of their inherent bioethical, behavioral, and social implications. 

Position Details:

Job Description:

Context for the Role

Planned Parenthood Federation of America (PPFA) is the nation’s leading women’s health care provider, educator, and advocate, serving women, men, teens and families. For over 100 years, PPFA has done more than any other organization in the United States to improve women’s health and safety, prevent unintended pregnancies, and advance the right and ability of individuals and families to make informed and responsible health care decisions.

Stronger is a group of 30 Planned Parenthood affiliates, representing 30 states and Washington, D.C., who came together to focus on strengthening affiliates in ways that are truly transformational, facilitating the innovation needed to build the Planned Parenthood of the future.

One of the initiatives Stronger affiliates has identified as a high priority is market analysis and associated supports to conduct it. Stronger seeks an Analyst to support aggregating, analyzing, and interpreting data to support affiliates making data-driven, strategic decisions. Situated within the Stronger Change Office (SCO) this position will report to the Associate Director, Market Analysis Transformation Lead. 

The Analyst will carry out and communicate timely and relevant data analyses to inform the SCO’s strategic decision making. The primary functions of the Analyst, Market Analysis are to:

        Conduct high-quality programmatic data analysis for Stronger’s Market Analysis Working Group, including aggregating, analyzing, and interpreting data to inform the design and direction of work

        Work within a cross divisional team to develop and refine market analysis products and services for affiliates

        Provide consultative support to Planned Parenthood affiliates focused on strategic priorities related to health care market analysis

Duties and Responsibilities

        Conduct market analyses and health-related data analyses with visualization to inform affiliate strategic decision making and business development.

        In partnership with Stronger Change Office Director and affiliates, identify and translate market assessments into business cases and action plans that can be implemented in response to environmental and/or policy changes.

        Assist affiliates and partner with national office staff in providing data and analytic capacity to make and implement data-driven decisions about expanding access to care.

        Build, train, and drive usage of performance improvement-focused analytical and visualization tools (such as ArcGIC and Tableau) in direct service of affiliate business objectives.

        Promote diversity, equity, and inclusion as core values of Stronger and PPFA and work with others across geographies and socio-political contexts in a culturally competent way.

        Communicate results, insights, and implications of analyses, using a critical lens.

        Maintain relationships with Federation analytics partners. Work with internal and external partners to incorporate external tools and capabilities for descriptive analytics, predictive modeling, and forecasting.

        Provide thought partnership to affiliate stakeholders on the use of data analytics and how it supports successful outcomes.


Requirements and Technical Expertise

        Bachelor’s degree required.

        At least 2 years of professional experience conducting strategic data analysis and delivering that data in actionable insights.

        Experience in ArcGIS (or other spatial analysis software) preferred.

        Proficiency with Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint required. Experience with Tableau or similar business intelligence tool(s) and Asana/Smartsheet or other project management tools preferred.

        Understanding of the healthcare market landscape preferred.

        Python/R proficiency preferred.

Personal Qualities and Other Attributes

        Conducts complex, error-free analyses.

        Effectively manages own work to ensure delivery of high-quality outputs.

        Succinctly communicates the results, insights, and implications of analyses.

        Strong task and project execution. Able to handle multiple, concurrent projects and demonstrated ability to work in a complex, fast-paced work environment.

        Strong customer success orientation and skills.             

        Strong commitment to Planned Parenthood mission.


Stronger is open to a telecommuter candidate for this position. The Analyst will be expected to spend 10-15%of time traveling to meet with Stronger affiliates and other key stakeholders. If remote, the Analyst will be expected to spend some time traveling to PPFA’s headquarters.

Diverse candidates are encouraged to apply.


Not Specified


Commensurate with Experience

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