1. Works closely with subject matter experts and client groups for projects or programs of a medium to large size to consult, conduct analysis, and identify business objectives and solutions. 2. Identifies core customer business issues and provides solution recommendations to address them. Develops necessary tools and workshops to successfully identify issues and evaluate recommendations. 3. Gathers, receives and interprets data, analyses, and reports. Develops reporting modules, ad-hoc reports, and related reporting tools. Conducts research, data gathering, data analysis, modeling, projecting and scenario analyses, with the aid of planning technology and databases. Develops and harnesses the data that is available to identify existing business issues and key drivers and develops solutions and initiatives. 4. Evaluates data gathered from multiple sources in order to support the issues, conclusions and recommendations. 5. Analyzes data with standard methods, interprets the results, and provides written summary and reporting of analysis. 6. Develops and validates queries for the successful extraction of appropriate data. 7. Develops and maintain documentations and libraries on key processes. 8. Ensures accuracy to maintain the high quality and integrity of information, data and databases. 9. Contributes to the development of unit and/or University plans and strategies. Researches, gathers data and provides recommendations. 10. Collaborates with key stakeholders and subject matter experts to establish the vision, analyze costs and benefits and support implementation. Ensures strategic and tactical plans are carried out. 11. Communicates effectively the perspective of business opportunities, needs, and risks. 12. May perform other duties as assigned.
Preferred Education: Prior experience with marketing or fundraising. Prior experience with web design or web content management. Experience with fund raising systems and processes for a large, complex, non-profit institution.
Preferred Education, Experience and Skills: Prior experience with marketing or fundraising. Prior experience with web design or web content management. Experience with fund raising systems and processes for a large, complex, non-profit institution.
Required Skill/ability 5: Excellent oral & written communication, organizational, and planning skills. Ability to communicate effectively with diverse audiences.
Posting Position Title: Business Analyst
Required Skill/ability 3: Ability to derive simplifying solutions that are user-friendly.
Work Week: Standard (M-F equal number of hours per day)
University Job Title: Business Analyst, Advancement Services
Required Skill/ability 1: User and customer-oriented.
Required Skill/ability 4: Excellent analytical, problem-solving and decision-making skills.
Required Skill/ability 2: Demonstrated ability to create documents and deliverables associated with all phases of the systems and implementation lifecycle process.
Bachelor's Degree in a related field and four years of related experience or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Internal Number: 55141BR
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