Deadline to Apply: June 17, 2024

Organization/Company Name: Longwoods International

Location: Remote

Longwoods International has an opening for a Senior Research Analyst to join its collaborative team. This is a unique opportunity to work with the teams at Longwoods and Clarity of Place (the advisory services subsidiary of Longwoods) to help design research and data-driven solutions that allow destinations to evaluate the alignment of resident and visitor needs, as well as their community’s capacity to grow their visitor economies. The ideal candidate will have a passion for helping clients make informed decisions around placemaking and developing their destination for residents, businesses, and visitors.

Ideal candidates will have:

  • A minimum of three years of applied experience (which may include graduate study fieldwork) in tourism, community/economic development, or other related fields;
  • Demonstrated ability to approach problem-solving and independent research from a holistic perspective;
  • Exceptional writing skills and ability to translate data into actionable insights; and
  • Demonstrated understanding of research design, statistical knowledge (including advanced analyses), and data visualization.

Additional skills required:

  • Excellent communications skills
  • Ability to work both independently and collaboratively with remote teams
  • Excellent attention to detail and organizational skills
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office
  • Familiarity with data analysis and visualization programs, such as Displayr
  • Familiarity with project management tools/protocols, such as Wrike

A bachelor’s degree in tourism, community/economic development, or a related field is required. A graduate-level degree is highly preferred.

To apply for this position, please submit a resume and cover letter to Tammy Koerte, Senior Research Manager, at [email protected]. Review of applications will begin on June 17, 2024.

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