Data Support Specialist

Location
Asheville, NC
Posted
Mar 06, 2017
Administrative Jobs
Technology, Analysts & Programming
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

In the midst of a stimulating urban environment, UNC Asheville offers a small-college setting in one of the most scenic areas of the country. Our beautiful location provides the backdrop for career-minded professionals who value work and life balance. UNC Asheville employees embrace and reflect the university's core values of diversity and inclusion, innovation and sustainability as we build a respectful, vibrant, responsible and inclusive campus community.


This position will serve as a data support specialist for the Registrar's office and OneStop student services. The position will assist with basic reporting needs, manage submissions to the Data Request Portal for student data, and respond to requests for student data. As an integral part of the DegreeWorks team, position responsibilities will include scribe updates, exception processing, testing for software upgrades, and collaborating/implementing future enhancements. The position will serve as a liaison with ITS on projects centered on the goal of improving student service and the advising experience. The position will process major and minor declarations. The position will be cross-trained to provide backup assistance for transfer evaluations and other office processes. Job tasks will often require communication and collaboration with other campus offices.The candidates we seek have experience with the following programs/software:
  • SQL
  • Argos
  • Banner Student
  • DegreeWorks
  • Excel
In addition the preferred candidate will have:
  • Knowledge of higher education practices and policies
  • Knowledge of FERPA regulations
  • Strong communication skills

Learn more about this vacancy, and apply online at http://jobs.unca.edu/. Applications accepted through March 15, 2017.

UNC Asheville is committed to equality and diversity of experiences for our students, applicants and employees. Qualified individuals are encouraged to apply regardless of socio-economic status, gender expression, gender and sexual identity, culture, and ideological beliefs. UNC Asheville is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and will not discriminate against applicants and employees on the basis of race, ethnicity, national origin, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, political affiliation, protected veteran status, genetic information, and any other legally protected status with respect to all terms, conditions, and privileges of university-sponsored activities, employment, and the use of university facilities.

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