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Business Intelligence Analyst/SSRS Report Writer

Application Procedure:

To ensure consideration, qualified candidates must submit a cover letter and resume through this link by June 30, 2020.

Job Duties

Xavier University invites applications for a Business Intelligence Analyst/SSRS Report Writer. This position will focus on support and expansion of the University’s operational reporting capabilities in support of the university’s business processes, data-informed decision-making, and strategic planning activities. The position will report to the Director of Institutional Research.

Primary Job Responsibilities

  • Design, develop and/or modify reports using SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS) and SQL Server Data Tools (SSDT).
  • Work with end-users throughout the university to capture end-user requirements and produce accurate reports according to their specifications.
  • Research data and data relationships.
  • Interact with end-users as a technical resource to troubleshoot problems with reports and applications.
  • Analyze existing SQL queries for performance improvements.
  • Train end users in the use of SSRS and Report Builder, when needed.
  • Manage the access given to users of the reporting environment and other applications as required.
  • Collaborate with the Data Warehouse and Analytics Manager to create improvements to current processes and develop new data sources.

Job Qualifications

Qualifications and Experience

Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or a related field; or equivalent experience.

1-3 years of experience with report development work with SSRS within Visual Studio. Proven experience working directly with end-users to translate business requirements into reporting solutions. Intermediate SQL skills. Experience with MS SQL Server. Ability to work independently and collaboratively in a deadline-driven environment. Excellent interpersonal, written, and verbal skills, including the ability to communicate effectively with varied audiences within the university. Ability to multi-task and prioritize multiple projects and responsibilities requiring a strong work ethic that stresses delivery of accurate data.

Preferred Experience: Prior experience with Banner by Ellucian.

Institution Description

Founded in 1831, Xavier University is a Jesuit, Catholic university in Cincinnati, Ohio. Xavier has been recognized as one of the top 10 universities in the Midwest for over 15 years by U.S. News & World Report. Its mission is to educate each student intellectually, morally, and spiritually. Xavier creates learning opportunities through rigorous academic and professional programs integrated with co-curricular engagement in an inclusive environment of open and free inquiry that prepares students for a world that is diverse, complex, and increasingly interdependent. 


Xavier University offers a comprehensive compensation program that includes salary and benefits (medical, tuition remission, retirement, and vacation). More information can be found at

Application Due Date: 2020-06-30
Job Start Date: 2020-08-03
Salary: $58000 - $61000
City: Cincinnati
State/Province/Region: OH
Institution: Xavier University
Reports To: Director of Institutional Research
Staff # Reporting to Position: 0
Reports In Office: Institutional Research

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