Research Analyst

Posted on6/13/2018
Job typeFull-time
Reports toSenior Director of Accreditation, Outcomes & Assessment
Reports in officeOffice of Planning and Institutional Effectiveness
Application due dateBest consideration by 7/1/2018 posted on 5/31/2018
Job start datenegotiable
CityAlbuquerque
State/ProvinceNew Mexico
Other Location87123
InstitutionCentral New Mexico Community College
Institution descriptionCentral New Mexico Community College is the largest community college in New Mexico, serving over 30,000 students. CNM provides affordable higher education throughout Albuquerque and its surrounding areas.
Job dutiesSummary

The Research Analyst, working in the Office of Planning and Institutional Effectiveness (OPIE), serves as a key member of the OPIE team. Under limited supervision, the Research Analyst is responsible for providing accurate and reliable data, enhanced insights via analytics, and robust reporting in support of planning, policy making, institutional accountability, and operational effectiveness. This position serves as the departmental lead for one or more of the following: 1) facilitating appropriate data accessibility for end users through production of automated reports, 2) providing support for research design and statistical analysis within and among college divisions, and/or 3) maintaining data integrity and promoting responsible data stewardship.

Duties and Responsibilities

•Extracts information from data systems and summarizes it as needed for regularly required data reports, research projects, and ad hoc data requests.

•Creates surveys, databases, spreadsheets, and other records management systems to organize and facilitate data collection, analysis, and retention.

•Develops interpretive reports and presentations.

•Communicates results of data analyses in language tailored to a variety of audiences.

•Promotes data access by end users through production of interactive reports and dashboards.

•Supports evidence-based decision making within and among college divisions by modeling appropriate data use and helping others to appropriately interpret and apply data.

•Participates in a variety of committees, presentations, special projects, improvement processes, and other institutional initiatives as needed.

•Other related duties as assigned.
QualificationsMinimum Requirements:

Master’s degree and three (3) years’ experience in research related work.
Preferences:

Training and/or experience in statistical modeling and interpretation.
Previous experience working with databases, spreadsheets, analytic tools, and reporting tools.
Professional experience with report writing, data visualization, and oral presentation.
Salary range$40,000 - $60,000
Salary benefitsCompensation: 53,137.00 - 67,750.00
Job Grade: R

Benefits Statement:
This is a benefits eligible position. CNM offers a comprehensive benefits package which includes health, dental, vision, long-term disability, and life insurance as well as pension and retirement plans. CNM also offers generous educational benefits to employees, their spouse/domestic partner, and dependent children.
Application procedureTo learn more and to apply please visit our website.