Report Writer/Data Analyst, #32884

Location
Cottleville, MO
Posted
Feb 05, 2021
Employment Type
Full Time
Institution Type
Community College
Department: Institutional Research
Location: Cottleville, MO, USA
Pay Rate: Commensurate with experience
Pay Type: Salary
Employment Type: Full-Time Staff
St. Charles Community College is located just west of St. Louis, in the heart of growing St. Charles County. Established in 1986, SCC is a public, comprehensive two-year community college offering associate degrees and certificate programs in the arts, business, sciences and career-technical fields. SCC also provides workforce training and community-based personal and professional development as well as cultural, recreational and entertainment opportunities.

SCC serves our community by focusing on academic excellence, student success, workforce advancement, and life-long learning within a global society. We celebrate diversity and we enrich the economic and cultural vitality of the region by providing an accessible, comprehensive, and supportive environment for teaching and learning. We are individuals, and we are part of a greater collective of people learning and working together. When we value one another's uniqueness, we gain a broader view of the world.

St. Charles Community College seeks a full-time Report Writer/Data Analyst who will be responsible for all aspects of the report development process including gathering requirements, report development, testing, implementation, summarization, and documentation. Will provide support for SCC's planning, assessment, institutional research, and program review activities.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

    Support enrollment and retention initiatives by creating reports, providing in-depth data analysis, data summarization, and data visualizationObtain data from internal and external sources; analyze, validate and distribute data, and use internal and external data to create, update, and maintain databases. Create, enhance, and maintain datasets from multiple sources, data dashboards, and advanced data visualizations. Independently manage data sets, keep data sets error-free, analyze data, and interpret results.Receive data and report requests, evaluate requirements, build queries, build reports, check data, and deploy reports. Write data report processes for developing queries and running reports.Works with the Department of Administrative Computing regarding the capture of key student data elements from the College's Student Information System (e.g. Ellucian's Colleague), and recommends procedures for the collection and coding of new and/or existing student data elements to increase the data available for future research projects.Identify, obtain, and analyze institutional and other relevant data in a timely manner, ensuring it is accurate and easily digestible.Collaborate with departments such as Admissions and Recruitment, Enrollment Services, and Financial Aid to access data, address issues with student data quality, and maintain data integrity
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

    Bachelor's degree in computer science, informatics, management information systems, data analytics, or related field and one year or more of experience or;Associate's degree in computer science, informatics, data analytics, management information systems, or related field and three or more years of experience.Experience successfully developing accurate reports, queries, and other data outputs within Business Information (BI), Analytics, or Query tools such as Microsoft SQL Server, MySQL, Crystal Reports, Tableau, Business Objects, Microsoft Power BI, QlikView, etc. Ability to customize BI tools and reports to meet user needs. Ability to translate business questions and requirements into reports, templates, and analytical views. Intermediate to advanced experience writing SQL queries, producing advanced Excel analytics, working with data visualization and business intelligence tools. Ability to write complex queries to blend and manipulate data from multiple sources. Ability to summarize data through visual and tabular reports with excellent attention to detail. Ability to effectively communicate and exchange information. Excellent project management and organizational skills. Strong problem-solving skills, ability to communicate with various stakeholders. Experience in higher education preferred.

St. Charles Community College is an Equal Opportunity Employer.