Business Analyst

Clemson, SC
Mar 29, 2017
Administrative Jobs
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Clemson University

Location Daniel Drive 110
Full/Part Time Full-Time
Regular/Temporary Temporary - Time Limited


Develops, reviews and assesses business processes within the Clemson University Foundation, Development Enterprise, and any other functions that utilize the Advancement software applications. Focuses on the use of resources. Combines expertise in fundraising and analysis with translation of users, business requirements into system deployments and business process changes. Serves as a change agent to facilitate deployments and modifications. Performs other duties as assigned.


30% - Essential - Process Documentation:
Consults with functional unit management and personnel to identify, define and document business needs and objectives, current operational procedures, problems, input and output requirements, and levels of systems access. Tracks and fully documents changes for functional and business specifications. Writes detailed, universally understood procedures for permanent records and for use in training.

25% - Essential - Systems Analysis:
Serves as a liaison between departmental end-users and information technology analysts in the analysis, design, configuration, testing and maintenance of fundraising-related systems to ensure optimal operational performance. Analyzes the feasibility of, and develops requirements for, new systems or enhancements to existing systems. Ensures the system design fits the needs of the users. Provides technical assistance in training, mentoring, and coaching professional and technical staff regarding process and systems utilization. Provides work direction to one or more technical or clerical staff or acts as a team lead on designated projects or assignments.

20% - Essential - Systems Compliance:
Establishes monitoring system and metrics to allow determination of compliance effectiveness. Audits and monitors systems for compliance.

15% - Essential - Assessment:
Defines and documents customer business objectives, functions and processes. Identifies opportunities for improving business processes through information systems and non-system driver changes. Assists in the preparation of proposals to develop new systems and operational changes.

10% - Essential - Reporting:
Researches and prepares statistical reports using data from computer systems and surveys. Consolidates information into cohesive and understandable correspondence or other written form for use in management decision-making.


A bachelor's degree in computer science or a related area and experience in computer system development and modification. Relevant experience may be substituted for the Bachelor's degree on a year for year basis.


Comprehensive Job Knowledge - Comprehensive knowledge of theories and practices and ability to use in complex, difficult and/or unprecedented situations

No Supervisory Duties - Not responsible for supervising employees.

No Budget Responsibilities - No fiscal responsibility for the department's budget.


Standard Hrs: 37.5; Band: 07 ($48,622.00 - $65,538)

This is a time-limited position that is expected to last one year from the date of hire.


Employees who are in time limited positions will earn one and one-quarter days of Annual and Sick Leave per month for a total of thirty (30) days per year. Eligible part-timers will earn days on a pro rata basis.


April 17, 2017


Clemson University is an AA/EEO employer and does not discriminate against any person or group on the basis of age, color, disability, gender, pregnancy, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, veteran status or genetic information. Clemson University is building a culturally diverse faculty and staff committed to working in a multicultural environment and encourages applications from minorities and women.


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