Program Analyst

San Jose, CA
Mar 29, 2018
Administrative Jobs
Technology, Analysts & Programming
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Job ID: 24321
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Job Code: 1038
Department: College of Education


Classification: Administrative Analyst Specialist - Nonexempt
Salary Range: $3,288/ month - $5,809/ month
FLSA status: Nonexempt

San Jose State University offers employees a comprehensive benefits package. For more information on programs available, please visit

About the Position

The Program Analyst performs a wide range of administrative activities related to the planning and execution of the Doctor of Audiology Program. Responsibilities also include overseeing day-to-day administrative program operations. This position is responsible for the program budget and office operations, maintaining the long-term fiscal continuity of the program.

Education and Experience

A bachelor's degree and/or equivalent training and administrative work experience involving study, analysis, and/or evaluation leading to the development or improvement of administrative policies, procedures, practices, or programs.

Preferred Qualifications

-Experience with budget management
-Experience with generating analysis of data for reporting purposes
-Experience with marketing - social media, brochures, general PR
-Experience working with policies and procedures

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

-Ability to analyze student performance data for accrediting purposes.
-Ability to analyze survey data.
-Ability to compose and appropriately format correspondence and reports.
-Ability to effectively handle interpersonal interactions at all levels and handle highly sensitive interpersonal situations.
-Ability to handle multiple work priorities, organize and plan work and projects.
-Ability to learn PeopleSoft and University financial transaction system.
-Ability to maintain confidentiality and appropriately handle sensitive communications with employees and external agencies.
-Ability to make independent decisions and exercise sound judgment.
-Ability to perform accurately in a detail-oriented environment.
-Ability to perform business math, analyze budgetary data, and make projections using multiple sources of information.
-Ability to quickly learn and apply a variety of state, federal, CSU, and SJSU policies and procedures.
-Ability to review and interpret accreditation standards for reporting purposes.
-Demonstrate ability to establish and maintain effective working and networking relationships within and outside the work group and serve as a liaison for the organizational unit.
-Excellent customer service and public relations skills.
-Excellent organizational, verbal and written communication skills.
-Familiarity with survey tools/software.
-Knowledge of basic methods and procedures for research and statistical analysis and the ability to apply them.

Posting Date

November 3, 2017

Application Screening

Application Screening begins November 20, 2017
Applications received before that date will receive first consideration.

This position is open until filled; however, applications received after screening has begun will be considered at the discretion of the university.

Required Application Material:

Letter of interest
Complete SJSU Online Employment Application

Please note that failure to completely fill out each section of the online application may result in your application not receiving consideration.

Note To Applicant

Every applicant who reaches the final level of interviews will be required to complete a background check. The standard background check includes: criminal check, employment and education verification. Depending on the position, a motor vehicle and/or credit check may be required. All background checks are conducted through the university's third party vendor, Accurate Background. SJSU will pay all costs associated with this procedure. Evidence of required degree(s) or certification(s) will be required at time of hire.


All San Jos State University employees are considered mandated reporters under the California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act and are required to comply with the requirements set forth in CSU Executive Order 1083 as a condition of employment.

Equal Employment Statement

SJSU is an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action employer. We consider qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, gender, gender identity/expression, sexual orientation, genetic information, medical condition, marital status, veteran status, or disability.

It is the policy of SJSU to provide reasonable accommodations for applicants with disabilities who self disclose.

Contact Information

One Washington Square San Jose, CA 95192-0046
Phone: 408-924-2250


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