Working Title: Project Analyst
Position Type: University Managerial and Professional Staff
Department: Office of Vice President for Finance
Posting Date: 02-23-2017
The Managerial Reporting Project (MRP) at the University of Virginia (http://managerialreporting.virginia.edu/) entails the university-wide rollout of multiple enterprise wide applications and a robust data environment in support of improved internal reporting capabilities. Our project team uses a hybrid Agile approach to software and reporting development, a stakeholder-focused and incremental approach to delivering value early and often.
The existing team comprises individuals responsible for data warehouse and governance, business intelligence technologies, human change management and project management. We now seek to hire a dynamic person to support the change management efforts to enable the full adoption of UBI reporting http://ubi.virginia.edu/. The ideal candidate will have demonstrated project management expertise within the context of an initiative that includes a technology solution(s).
This position will report directly to the Decision Support Systems Lead. The position will have significant exposure to the Director Managerial Reporting Project and other MRP team members focused primarily on supporting the users transition.
**This is a restricted-term position projected for the duration of the University's Managerial Reporting Project**
The University of Virginia is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
- Ability to collaborate and communicate effectively across functions
- Ability to coach/lead team members through an informal management structure
- Strong ability to adapt to new technologies and processes
- Able to think with "stakeholder" service in mind
- Strong communication skills, verbal, written, informal and formal
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