In this hands-on role, the Associate Director will work with APCO Insight data science team members in executing advanced data analytics assignments on behalf of the organization and clients. APCO Insight® works with many of the world’s leading companies, associations, nonprofits and public-sector organizations on a diverse range of challenges. Our core research capabilities support reputation management, corporate brand and campaign communications, issue and crisis management, message and creative development, and thought leadership programs.
APCO Insight’s data science team is increasingly involved in assignments employing statistics (e.g., linear/logistics regression, clustering) to develop insights for communication strategy. The candidate will be involved in secondary research techniques, digital and social media research, and structured/unstructured data analytics. Data science assignments involve four core areas: (1) Software Knowledge, (2) Analytics Methodology Selection, (3) Analytics Execution and (4) Data Storytelling.