Management Analyst

  • Management Partners
  • San Jose, California
  • May 30, 2018
Full Time Administration and Management Administrative Analysis and Research Entry-Level
  • Salary: DOQ. EOE/AA.
  • Negotiable/DOQ: Yes
  • Phone: 408-437-5400


About Management Partners

Management Partners is a professional management consulting firm that helps local governments increase their effectiveness by analyzing operations and recommending improvements. Founded in 1994, our staff includes managers with practical experience in public service in a variety of program areas. We understand how to bring excellence to public service, and we are sensitive to the political context in which public services are provided. Our client list includes cities, counties and special districts of all sizes across the United States.

Management Partners has offices in San Jose and Costa Mesa, California, and in Cincinnati, Ohio. More information about the firm can be found at

Job Description

Management Analyst Position

Management Partners is seeking candidates desiring to have impact in a wide range of local government settings to work in our San Jose or Cincinnati office. The ideal candidates will possess the analytical, organization, and creative thinking skills that will make them a vital member of a high-performing team. 

Under the direction of a project manager, typical assignments may include:

  • Gathering data from publicly available sources, as well as direct contact with clients
  • Designing and administering surveys and other data gathering tools
  • Conducting complex analytical research, including comparative analyses, best practice research, budget analysis and strategies, and service delivery studies
  • Collaborating with project team to prepare analysis, recommendations and implementation plans for clients, including written reports and visual presentations.

The ideal candidate possesses genuine curiosity about local governments and is willing to ask questions but also able to work independently while researching new topics. This position will operate in a multi-task environment and coordinate many assignments simultaneously, so at a minimum the applicant should be able to effectively plan, organize and prioritize competing responsibilities to complete work in a timely and accurate manner. We are looking for someone who is creative and eager to explore new analytical tools and presentation techniques.

Job Requirements

Bachelor’s degree required, with a master’s degree in public administration or related field preferred. Experience with local government is a plus. Must be energetic, adaptable, have good writing, analytical, and computer skills, and be willing to travel to serve clients and support projects. Salary DOQ. EOE/AA.

Applicants should have strong computer skills, including proficiency in Microsoft Word and Excel, and internet navigation. Experience with PowerPoint and Visio is preferred. Familiarity with local government organizations (cities and counties) is desirable, as is experience working in local government.

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