SchermCo Foundation – Data Analyst Fellow

We are looking for a dynamic individual to serve as a Data Analyst Fellow in our growing work to support family empowerment efforts across Charlotte, North Carolina, and the country. Please read below and apply if you align with our values and are passionate about improving educational outcomes across the country.

The ideal candidate:

  • Must believe all kids and families deserve access to a high-quality education
  • Must believe in racial equity
  • Must have a growth mindset 
  • Must have meticulous attention to detail
  • Must have a positive attitude and be kind to all humans
  • Humble, Hungry, and Smart approach to work
  • Ability to communicate professionally
  • Ability to submit work in a timely fashion and meet deadlines
  • Communicate clearly and be receptive to frequent feedback
  • Must have access to a computer and smartphone
  • Ability to be flexible and adaptive to the ever-changing needs and demands of a rapidly growing business
  • Competent in data, analytics, visualization, and other tasks related to data analysis
  • Proficient and competent in Microsoft Office/Google Suite: Google Sheets, Google Forms, Google Drive, and Microsoft PowerPoint
  • Proficient in Canva or similar design software

Why SchermCo?

  • Fun work environment focused on improving educational equity and social impact across the country
  • Opportunity to serve stakeholders and network in the business, non-profit, education, and academic fields
  • Opportunities for continuing education, networking, and professional growth/development
  • Opportunities to explore each facet of the business, build new technical skills, and gain knowledge of the national education and social-impact landscape
  • Ability to create a body of work and drive growth within an organization that is focused on driving change in public education and social impact
  • We are laser-focused on getting the job done, but we also approach our work with large amounts of humility

The specs:

  • We will be supporting 20+ schools/programs and 16,000+ families through our family empowerment initiatives in the 2023-24 school year
  • This position will work directly with our Family Empowerment Team to support data/survey analysis, data visualization, and program model evaluation
  • Participate in partner meetings with schools, families, and community partners
  • This person will report to the Director of Family Empowerment 
  • Document key learnings, processes, and data for reports
  • Contribute creative input and ideas in brainstorming sessions in an open and fun team environment. We are not a corporate office and do not operate as one. We want to hear your ideas and questions. Bring it!
  • Participate in frequent check-ins with SchermCo team members to gauge progress
  • Additional project and program support, as needed
  • 10-20 hours per week, varies based on skills and alignment of need
  • This position is based in Charlotte, North Carolina

Fellowship Timeline:

  • September 2023 – June 2024
  • Monthly stipend, based on experience


  • Commensurate with experience, a monthly stipend
  • Class credit may also be available for current undergrad and graduate students. We are willing to work with qualified candidates to discuss specifics