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Business Intelligence Analyst

Application Procedure:



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Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae / Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. List of References
Optional Documents

    Supplemental Questions

    Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

    1. * Please select the response below that describes your level of education that best or mostly closely satisfies the education requirements for this position.
      • Bachelor’s degree in required discipline(s) listed or related field
      • Bachelor's degree in any field/discipline
      • Master's degree or Doctorate degree in required discipline(s) listed or related field
      • Master's degree or Doctorate degree in any field/discipline
      • None of the above
    2. * Please summarize your skills and experience using SAS.

      (Open Ended Question)

    3. * What reporting tools/applications have you used and how?

      (Open Ended Question)

    4. * Briefly describe how you would investigate data that appears suspicious or incorrect.

      (Open Ended Question)

    5. * Please summarize your skills and experience using TABLEAU or other visualization tools.

      (Open Ended Question)

    6. * Please select the response below that best describes your experience/education for the Business Intelligence Analyst (Contributing) position.
      • Master or other advanced degree in a business analytics, information science, higher education mgmt, organizational mgmt, computer science, operational statistics, economics, marketing analytics or other analogous analytical or research-based field.
      • Bachelor's degree and 2 years in business application consulting or development. Degree will be in a data-oriented field associated with strong research methods, statistics, and data visualization experience.

    Job Duties

    The Business Intelligence Analyst reports directly to the Director of Strategic Analysis and Business Intelligence. S/he collects and disseminates consistent, accurate, transparent, timely and actionable statistics and data on all aspects of the Gillings School of Global Public Health, including data that contribute to the School’s evaluation plan, University requirements, and requirement from School and program accreditors.
    The core responsibility for the Business Intelligence Analyst is to independently and reliably create computer programs, databases, and data analyses and visualizations in support of the key needs of School decision makers. Primary duties include: collection, validation, and reporting of School and University data; development and maintenance of data infrastructures to support reporting; and regular data extraction, manipulation, analysis, visualization and interpretation of results using complex programming and statistical tools. S/he manages and/or assists with survey administration, including preparation, administration, data analysis and visualization, and reporting of findings. S/he will assist the Director of Strategic Analysis and Business Intelligence with data management and analysis, project coordination, documentation, and special projects as requested. S/he will support the Director of Strategic Analysis and Business Intelligence in the evaluation of School and department performance. S/he will also conduct follow up analyses resulting from metric and key performance indicator analyses that involve novel solutions and further investigation, policy analysis and use of qualitative and quantitative research methods. This individual will team and/or help the Business Intelligence Senior analyst, student analysts and temporary staff, as needed, in support of project demands. S/he will understand and maintain expertise in institutional research and business intelligence and will consult with school leadership on these areas of expertise.

    Job Qualifications

    Master or other advanced degree in a business analytics, information science, higher education management, organizational management, computer science, operational statistics, economics, marketing analytics or other analogous analytical or research-based field is required. Or Bachelor’s degree and 2 years in business application consulting or development. Degree will be in a data-oriented field associated with strong research methods, statistics, and data visualization experience. All degrees must be received from appropriately accredited institutions.

    A Masters degree is preferred. The candidate will demonstrate experience and confidence in independently extracting, manipulating, analyzing, interpreting, and documenting large, complex data sets, with a minimum of three years working with programming and statistical software (SAS, SQL, R, Python accepted). SAS certification is a plus. Minimum of 2 years use of business intelligence reporting environment (Tableau preferred, SAS VA, OBIEE, Business Objects, other), writing reports and measuring key performance indicators. Two years of experience with querying data systems. Knowledge with survey administration tools (Qualtrics, Blue, other). Knowledge of quality systems (i.e. six sigma) or other equivalent process control methodologies, and business process design & assessment is desirable. Preference will be given to candidates with data and reporting experience in a complex educational environment, particularly with elaborate enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems such as PeopleSoft or Banner or other relational database structures.

    Institution Description

    Gillings School of Global Public Health at UNC.
    The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.

    Inclusive Excellence is a core value at the Gillings School of Global Public Health. We expect our faculty and staff to actively contribute to fostering an academic workplace climate that is welcoming and supportive for all.

    Benefits

    Standard UNC Benefits for the position type
    Application Due Date: 2020-03-20
    Job Start Date: 2020-05-01
    Salary: Dependent on qualifications and experience.
    City: Chapel Hill
    State/Province/Region: NC
    Institution: UNC
    Reports To: Director of Strategic Analysis and Business Intelligence
    Staff # Reporting to Position: 1
    Reports In Office: Strategic Analysis and Business Intelligence

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