Job Listing: Research & Data Manager

Job Title: Research and Data Manager

Type: Full-Time, Salaried/Exempt

Pay Range: $50,000 to $65,000

Do you love data and Durham? Come help us build out our data as we seek to build an economically vibrant county that creates opportunity and social mobility for everyone.

Please send resume and cover letter to Matt Gladdek, with “Research and Data Manager” in the subject.

General Job Description:

The Research and Data Manager is responsible for overseeing research and data analysis for the Chamber’s economic development operations. Reporting to the VP, Economic Development, this position will be responsible for managing strategic research advancement and production. Specifically, research in areas impacting the Chamber’s membership, the business community, the broader regional community, and the workforce.  Serve as the primary resource in Durham for real estate, market, and labor data and as a clearing house for economic research, information, and analysis to inform development, growth, and investment for internal and external customers.

The Manager will identify opportunities for significant research initiatives with the VP of Economic Development and will collaborate on the utilization of that research.  The VP and Manager will work closely with the public policy team to cross-inform one another on important issues and research.  The VP and Manager will also work closely with the communications team on the output of their research and the communications planning around that research.

Major Responsibilities:


The Durham Chamber is a 501(c)6 nonprofit that is a well-respected community organization and trusted business resource. We foster a collaborative team environment with staff members who thrive in a positive, professional workplace that is lively and fun.

We value family and community, and therefore are open to discussing work from home days, flexible work times, and other needs to support a work/life balance.

Hours and compensation based on experience. Please send resume and cover letter to Matt Gladdek,