Rankings Analyst (Req. 20064)
Manage and analyze all school rankings data. Identify data trends for UCLA Anderson, and main competitor schools, examining results such as overall program rank, intellectual capital and research rank, pre- and post-degree student salary, admissions yield and selectivity, student recruiting and placement, student and faculty diversity, school endowment and fundraising results, industries and functional areas of alumni. Analyze survey results of rankings in the context of administrative/academic processes in order to determine causes of rankings outcomes and provide suggestions where improvements can be made. Collect and submit all data required for surveys and rankings carried out by approximately 25 organizations, some of which include the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB), Bloomberg BusinessWeek, regional Business Journals (Los Angeles, Orange County, and San Fernando Valley), The Financial Times, Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC), Time Magazine, Top MBA, US News & World Report, and the Wall Street Journal. Ensure that responses are submitted consistently according to survey instructions and measurement criteria. Provide periodic summaries and analyses of ranking results to the dean and senior school leadership. Create visual aids (charts, graphs, tables, etc.) for use by the dean in quarterly presentations to faculty, staff, and Board of Visitors, incorporating data collected for past surveys over several years to illustrate school trends (e.g. 5- to 10-year histories of admissions, fundraising efforts, and student recruiting results, etc.) and to provide comparative demographic profiles of current and recent student bodies. Systematically produce, manage, and archive curricular and programmatic data and information and coalesce into reports and summaries for the purposes of curricular proposals, accreditation and academic review materials, school and university committees and other external bodies. Requirements Application Instruction Applicants must submit their qualifications via UCLA's Career Opportunities website at https://hr.mycareer.ucla.edu Reference position # 20064. AA/EEO The complete listing of qualifications is available on UCLA's official job posting. • Research skills to methodically organize and examine information, identify patterns and relationships, formulate logical and objective conclusions, and make recommendations for solutions. • Familiarity of survey methodologies in in order to understand how ranking results are derived. • Demonstrated high level of analytical, quantitative, and creative problem solving skills. Anderson School of Management Information concerning UCLA's Anderson School of Management may be found at our official website: Anderson School of Management Benefits UCLA offers a comprehensive benefits package, including an average of three weeks' vacation per year; an average of 12 days per year sick leave; 12 paid holidays per year; health, dental and optical benefits; life insurance; disability insurance; the University of California Retirement Plan with 5 year vesting and various voluntary UC Savings Plans. There are also special programs and privileges available, such as accessibility to cultural and recreational programs, athletic events, and the University Credit Union.