Job Description Summary Under close supervision, the Business Analyst I conducts data analyses to support the University's mission. Assists the Executive Director and IR team in the development and coordination of annual planning and evaluation systems that guide the implementation of strategic planning, and monitors institutional effectiveness at the institutional, divisional, and departmental level.
Analyze quantitative and qualitative data and assist in the interpretation of the data for presentation; complete multivariate statistical analyses of marketing, admission, and financial aid programs; assess and assure data integrity.
Support the development, testing, administration, analysis, and distribution of findings to relevant constituent groups for major external surveys.
Contribute to the evaluation of existing databases and assist in the conceptual and technical development of new data sources both for research and administrative planning purposes.
Monitor data from peer institutions; maintain benchmark data and distribute relevant information to appropriate departments and offices.
Monitor and evaluate new tools, models, and software to enhance research and analysis capabilities.
Assist with the preparation of periodic reports to be reviewed by senior management.
Bachelor's degree and 0-2 years of related experience.
Strong set of broad technical skills such as Excel, Word and PowerPoint; basic familiarity with data management software including SPSS, Tableau, R, and Python used to analyze, organize and present data.
Fluent in qualitative and quantitative research methodology.
Skill in designing and implementing surveys both hardcopy and via the web.
Excellent oral and written presentation skills.
Experience with Slate, Workday, and PowerFAIDS a plus.
Typical office setting with extensive sitting and computer work
Bentley University requires references checks and may conduct other pre-employment screening.
Bentley University strives to create a campus community that welcomes the exchange of ideas, and fosters a culture that values differences and views them as a strength in our community.
Bentley University is an Equal Opportunity Employer, building strength through diversity. The University is committed to building a community of talented students, faculty and staff who reflect the diversity of global business. We strongly encourage applications from persons from underrepresented groups, individuals with disabilities, covered veterans and those with diverse experiences and backgrounds.
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About Bentley University
Bentley University is one of the nation's leading business schools, dedicated to preparing a new kind of business leader and one with the deep technical skills, the broad global perspective and the high ethical standards required to make a difference in an ever-changing world. To achieve our goal, we infuse our advanced business curriculum with the richness of a liberal arts education. The results are graduates who are making an impact in their chosen fields and turning their passions into success stories. Located on a classic New England campus just minutes from Boston, Bentley is a dynamic community of leaders, scholars and creative thinkers.