Institutional Research Analyst
Under the supervision of the Director of Institutional Research, the Institutional Research Analyst is responsible for gathering data, preparing reports, analyzing data and statistics, and managing institutional data and technologies in support of institutional research, planning, and evaluation activities. The analyst will coordinate all aspects of external data reporting, including preparing datafiles for analysis, collecting data from administrative offices, and ensuring data accuracy. In addition, the analyst will produce internal reports for academic and administrative units by coordinating the publication of the annual Fact Book, analyzing census data, and compiling historical trend data. Additional job responsibilities include: organizing institutional data and information by extracting data from the enterprise resource planning (ERP) system, web-based software applications, and external data sources; administering and analyzing institutional surveys; and managing institutional technologies for office and campus use by administering users, permissions, and functions.
The successful candidate should possess a Bachelor's degree. A Master's Degree preferred in Higher Education Administration, Educational Research, Social Sciences, or a related field. Prior experience (1 -2 years) conducting research and/or data analysis in a higher education setting as well as knowledge of research methods is required. Excellent computer skills, especially with statistical software, spreadsheets, survey software, web-based software, and data visualization are also strongly preferred; good communication skills, in both oral and written form, are necessary as is the ability to interact in a professional manner with students, administrators, faculty, and staff. The successful candidate should be able to work independently and have good problem-solving skills.
4-year private, not-for-profit
At Springfield College, we offer competitive and generous benefit options for employees and their families.
- Tuition benefits for employees and dependents
- Tuition exchange program for dependents
- Generous paid time off benefits
- 403(b) retirement plan (TIAA) with a generous college match
- Medical and dental plans
- Health Reimbursement Arrangement (HRA)
- Flexible Spending Accounts
- Health Care, Dependent Care
- Life and accident insurance plans
- Long-term disability
- Optional voluntary benefits
- Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
- Wellness benefits and programs
- Free use of our state-of-the-art Wellness Center
- Discounts on campus and with local businesses
For benefits, visit https://springfield.edu/human-resources
Application Due Date: 2019-02-20
Job Start Date: 2019-02-07
Salary: Dependent on qualifications and experience.
Institution: Springfield College
Reports To: Director of Institutional Research
Staff # Reporting to Position: 1
Reports In Office: Institutional Research
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