1. Leads strategic projects, including: collaborate closely with client groups inside Yale to determine objectives and key questions; develop an analytical plan that will answer those questions; interact regularly with clients to share interim results and refine the plan. 2. Designs and executes research and analysis using academic, operational and financial data. 3. Understands and mines existing databases to extract data. 4. Generates new data where none exists, for example through web research, interviews, and surveys. 5. Analyzes data with a variety of methods, including statistical analysis and Excel modeling. 6. Develops clear and compelling presentations using graphics and text. 7. Leads meetings with small groups, including high-level audiences (e.g., Deans and Yale Officers) to communicate findings and solicit input. 8. Stays abreast of developments at Yale and in higher education, developing both internal and external networks of peers. 9. Contributes to the development of the Strategic Analysis team, for example through mentorship of Interns and onboarding of new team members, and through contribution of ideas for projects. 10. May perform other duties as required.
Preferred Education: Yale graduate. Intellectually curious, results-oriented and emotionally intelligent.
Preferred Education, Experience and Skills: Yale graduate. Intellectually curious, results-oriented and emotionally intelligent.
Required Skill/ability 5: Excellent interpersonal, written and oral communication skills.
Posting Position Title: Strategic Analysis Fellow
Required Skill/ability 3: Proactive self-starter, resourceful, with the ability to multi-task, learn quickly, and work in a fast-paced environment while maintaining a high degree of attention to detail.
Work Week: Standard (M-F equal number of hours per day)
University Job Title: Swensen Fellow
Required Skill/ability 1: Exceptional analytical and quantitative problem-solving skills, demonstrated through a record of course-work and other activities.
Required Skill/ability 4: Strong interest in learning about Yale and developing as an analyst and leader.
Required Skill/ability 2: Project leadership ability, including setting and managing deadlines for self and working with a high degree of autonomy.
Internal Number: 63800BR
About Yale University
Yale University is an American private Ivy League research university located in New Haven, Connecticut. Founded in 1701 in the Colony of Connecticut, the university is the third-oldest institution of higher education in the United States.