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Christopher F. | Elance
 
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Christopher F.

Distilling Data into Actionable Intelligence
   United States
  |   BEAVERTON, OR
  |  3:42 pm Local Time

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Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $38

I am a seasoned professional with more than 15 years of experience related in some fashion to market research, data analysis, MS Excel and MS Powerpoint, and competitive research. Distilling a wide range of information and interpreting data into clear, concise, actionable information is my specialty. My approach to project work is consistent and regular communication with my clients and their ultimate satisfaction with the finished product.

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Portfolio

Provides results of shift-share employment change analysis for Austin-Round Rock, TX...
Sample writing providing evidence of economic development expertise.
Technical manual providing indication of technical writing and manual creation...
Analysis of survey data and interpretation of results.
Provides analysis on Mueller Redevelopment process in Austin, Texas.
Writing sample providing economic analysis of metropolitan trends.
Provides analysis exploring the relationship between technological and/or knowledge...
Provides summary of article entitled "A Top 10 List of Things to Know about...
Example of technical writing focused on sample weighting and expansion.
Example of writing focused on compendium of labor market statistics.
Developed survey instrument for investor relations space.
Developed a report analyzing data collected from employees regarding their level of...

Skills (10)

Tested
Market Research
Market Research Test
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Microsoft Excel
Microsoft Excel 2007 Test
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Financial Analysis
Economic Analysis
Statistical Analysis
Data Interpretation
Data Interpretation Test
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Proposal Research/Writing
Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Writing
Computer Skills

Service Description

All jobs are treated equally in that the client's ultimate satisfaction with the finished product is paramount. My approach, once selected to perform work on a particular job is to ensure both parties are in agreement on the scope of work to be conducted and the nature of the final deliverables established. This ensures a much more pleasant process and a satisfactory experience for my clients.

With more than 20 years of professional experience, I have an extremely diverse background in a variety of fields, including market research, statistical analysis, survey research, economic analysis, industry and occupational analysis, as well as data manipulation and data warehouse design and construction.

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Employment

Northwest Energy Efficiency Alliance (NEEA)
Senior Manager, Market Research & Evaluation
2012 - Present
Manage and direct market research and evaluation work focused on facilitating market transformation through adoption of energy efficient practices and investments. Staff includes four project...
Cambia Information Group
Marketing Sciences Director
2012 - 2012
Provide advanced statistical analysis and recommendations on a variety of market research projects conducted for Fortune 50 companies. Evaluate leading edge innovative statistical techniques and...
Austin Energy
Senior Manager, Market Research & Product Devel
2007 - 2012
Responsible for supervision and direction of staff engaged in program or product development for Austin Energy customers, including primary market research, market segmentation, identifying...
Austin Energy
Product Development Coordinator
2005 - 2007
Produce feasibility studies and business plans supporting the introduction of new products and services; provide key support role guiding economic development efforts for the City of Austin, Texas.
NuStats Partners, LP
Statistician/Project Manager
2000 - 2004
Responsible for management of cross-functional teams for planning-based full-service survey research firm.
Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development
Economist
1997 - 2000
Responsible for leading research projects with staff of eight regional economists, including business feasibility plans for prospective employers, regional labor market analysis, presentation of...
Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development
Project Leader
1996 - 1997
Lead project manager for developing PC application to deliver occupational wage and employment data.
Texas Workforce Commission
Labor Market Analyst
1994 - 1996
Estimated monthly industry employment levels for the State of Texas based on BLS-sponsored establishment surveys.

Education

University of Texas at Austin
MS, Community and Regional Planning
2000 - 2004
University of Wisconsin-Madison
B.A., Sociology (Concentration in Analysis & Research), Latin Amer Studies
1990 - 1994

Keywords

Excel
Powerpoint
Competitive Analysis
Market Research
Economic Analysis
Spreadsheet Formatting
Research Executive Summary
Statistical Analysis
Comparative Analysis
Industry Analysis
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