Report Analyst

Posted on11/29/2017
Job typeFull-time
Reports toDirector
Reports in officeInstitutional Research
Application due dateDecember 18, 2017
Job start dateJanuary 2, 2018
InstitutionNorthwest Missouri State University
Institution descriptionThe Report Analyst is responsible for designing, building and testing reports based on user specifications. The Report Analyst is responsible for validating data within reports, creating new custom reports and dashboards or modifying existing reports and dashboards as necessary. The Report Analyst is responsible for supporting the report writing needs of managers in other departments and executives. The Report Analyst will work closely with Data Analysts in Institutional Research to gather requirements and ensure proper testing and validation.
Job duties1.Interprets end-user needs to develop new reports and dashboards

2.Collaborates with end-users and Data Analysts to understand reporting requirements

3.Creates or modifies custom reports to solve data and analysis needs

4.Reviews data integrity on reports

5.Documents processes

6.Understands key performance measures and indicators that drive reporting and analytics across multiple data sources such as Academics, Finance, HR, Advancement, etc.

7.Utilizes recommended templates, standards, and methodologies in data collection and reporting

8.Creates and manages dashboards and works closely with Information Technology to modify datawarehouse

9.Participates in professional development activities as available and as appropriate

10.Serves on internal/external committees as assigned

11.Develops and nurtures positive relationships with internal and external stakeholders

12.Promotes the mission, vision, and values of Northwest in all activities

13.Performs other duties as assigned, including but not limited to functioning as operational backup for Institutional Research Office
QualificationsEducation: Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Management Information Systems, Data Sciences or related field

Experience: One year of relational database query and report design or equivalent course work

Skills: Familiarity with relational database design including multi-table query design and report design; familiarity with common database interface applications (i.e. SQL, Oracle, Microsoft Access); familiarity with Microsoft Office applications such as Word, Outlook, Excel, PowerPoint; ability to think critically; attention to detail and accuracy; ability to meet deadlines; ability to work independently and as a dependable team member
Salary range$20,000 - $40,000
Salary benefitsThe Office of Human Resource at Northwest Missouri State University prides itself in offering a full, competitive benefits package with providers, who we feel, will offer the best service possible to the employees. Full-time employees are offered Health, Dental, Vision, Life and Long-term Disability insurance options as well as retirement plans upon employment at the University. For more information on each of these topics, please visit this website.
Application procedurePlease fill out a Northwest application at this website. You will also need to submit a cover letter, resume, and the names, addresses, and phone numbers of three references in order for your application materials to be complete. Please contact the Office of Human Resources at 660-562-1127 or email for more information.