Research Analyst

Submitted by Administrator on December 5, 2014
Oakland, CA

Research Analyst Positions

National Nurses United (NNU), AFL-CIO, the nation’s largest nurses’ union and professional association, seeks experienced Research Analysts. NNU leads the Registered Nurse movement to transform the market-driven healthcare industry in the United States into a health care system driven by patient needs. NNU has negotiated the best Registered Nurse collective bargaining contracts in the nation and provided critical leadership in the AFL-CIO’s decision to endorse a single-payer healthcare system based on “updating and expanding Medicare benefits” for all Americans.


Research areas include the political economy of healthcare restructuring and the clinical and technological impacts of healthcare restructuring on both patients and the Registered Nurses who provide their care.

The ideal candidate will have the following qualities:

  • Strong commitment to social justice
  • At least one advanced degree
  • Econometric modeling experience highly desirable
  • Strong quantitative ability highly desirable
  • Experience in power structure research
  • Familiarity with corporate research and/or corporate campaigns
  • Strategic research skills
  • An understanding of market concentration and complex organizational issues
  • Background in evaluating and reviewing corporate statements

The positions are based in the San Francisco Bay area and offer an excellent salary and benefits package that includes a pension and full family medical and dental coverage, including coverage for domestic partners.

To Apply

Please submit a résumé, cover letter, and writing sample in PDF or Word format and complete the online application here.

Please no phone calls.

National Nurses United is a premiere organization of registered nurses and one of the nation’s fastest growing labor and professional organizations in the U.S. and a strong, progressive voice for nurses, patients and healthcare workers around the world. We are seeking a like-minded and experienced professional who believes in our mission with a personal dedication to social justice issues.

NNU is committed to Equal Opportunity, and to considering applicants of all ages, races, sexual orientations, national origins, ethnicities, and religions. We encourage people from diverse backgrounds and experiences related to our core organizational values and objectives to apply.