Institutional Research Analyst

Posted on7/31/2017
Job typeFull-time
Reports toDirector of Institutional Research
Reports in officeInstitutional Research
Application due date8/16/2017
Job start date9/11/2017
CityJacksonville
State/ProvinceFlorida
InstitutionUniversity of North Florida
Institution descriptionThe University of North Florida, one of the twelve public universities in Florida, opened its doors in 1972. UNF is organized into six colleges: the Brooks College of Health, the Coggin College of Business, the College of Arts and Sciences, the College of Computing, Engineering and Construction, the College of Education and Human Services, and the Hicks Honors College. With an enrollment of 16,000 students, the University offers 55 undergraduate degree programs, 30 graduate degree programs and five doctoral degrees.
Job dutiesUses statistical software (SPSS or SAS) or programming languages (SQL) to produce aggregate data for dissemination.
Construct effective data displays, including graphs, to communicate key points for succinct and meaningful consumption.
Transform raw data to prepared datasets for analysis and reporting.
Responds to internal and external ad-hoc requests with accuracy and efficiency
Provide consultation services to academic units in identifying their data needs to meet their stated objectives.
Provide analytical support to other offices as required.
Coordinates the university’s response to external surveys and studies.
Develops and maintains assigned internal publications (such as the Fact Book and Common Data Set).
Organizes and leads in conducting research studies and policy analysis on topics that are important to UNF.
Supports internal university consumers in survey best practices and dissemination of surveys through Qualtrics.
Trains institutional constituents on use of interactive data tools produced by the Office of Institutional Research.
Assists in maintaining the Institutional Research website.
Prepares regular status reports which may include weekly, monthly, annual, and special project status reporting.
Performs special projects and other miscellaneous duties as assigned.
During declared campus emergencies, this position may be required to perform specific job related duties at a designated off campus location or place of residence.
QualificationsProficient in the use of statistical software SAS, SPSS, or R.
Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office products.
Experience with SQL.
Experience working with large, complex datasets.
Experience with relational databases.
Experience with Student Information Systems such as Banner or PeopleSoft.
Advanced knowledge of higher education reporting, such as IPEDS, and other federal definitions.
Experience working in a higher education setting.
Good communication skills and attention to detail.
Salary rangeDependent on qualifications and experience
Salary benefitsSalary starts at $47,500. The benefits package is fairly comprehensive.
Application procedureApplicants must complete a one-page application online in OASys at this website and must upload all required documents to be considered for this position. Once you finalize your completed application and have submitted the required documents, you will receive a confirmation number. Keep the confirmation number for this position for your records. If you have any questions contact Martha Meyers at 904-620-2015. Applicants who do not apply online or do not upload all the required documentation will not be considered for this position. Initial review of applications will begin on 08-02-2017.
University of North Florida is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.