This position provides strategic and tactical support for university graduate enrollment management, retention and graduation functions through the management of multiple databases. Develop and maintain processes for effective data management including data extraction, analysis and forecasting for decision making purposes. Responsible for operational consistency and deployment of departmental technology, including desktops, laptops, printers and scanners. Provide leadership to the Executive Director Graduate Study and Lifelong Learning on strategic direction, management and policy issues related to information technology. Research and implement current and emerging technologies used to collect, store, report and analyze graduate level student related data for graduate education. Design, develop and maintain historical and comparative graduate recruitment, enrollment, retention and graduation data store and dashboard.
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent combination of education and experience. Three years information management experience, including data analysis and projections, data queries using SQL in relational data bases, data quality maintenance, and reporting, using advanced features of tools such as Microsoft Access and Microsoft Excel. Five years experience managing desktop and laptop deployment through a department, including Windows systems administration, consistency of desktop environment, local network connectivity, and technology project management. Familiarity with customer/constituent relationship management, statistical, recruiting, admissions and related desktop or client-server applications. Ability to supervise staff. Excellent report-writing skills. Excellent written and oral communication skills. Excellent organizational skills. Ability to communicate effectively with others.
Internal Number: 17565
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As a state-supported institution of higher education, Oakland University has a three-fold mission. It offers instructional programs of high quality that lead to degrees at the baccalaureate, master?s and doctoral levels, as well as programs in continuing education; it advances knowledge and promotes the arts through research, scholarship, and creative activity; and it renders significant public service. In all its activities, the university strives to exemplify educational leadership in a diverse and inclusive environment.