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Boston University | Boston, MA
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Job Description

The Business & Market Intelligence Analyst, reporting to the Director, Program Initiatives & Assessment, will work extensively with data and be responsible for developing reports, data models, and conducting analyses to inform the strategic decision making of the Questrom School of Business. The Analyst will be responsible for gathering data from multiple systems, seek external data where needed, and integrate various data sources to facilitate analysis. The Analyst will also be responsible for the engagement of external data sources to inform demand forecasting and market analysis for new or changing academic programs. Where external data sources are not sufficient, the Analyst will assist in the creation of new instruments to conduct primary research. The Analyst will also be responsible for maintaining a portfolio of Questrom dashboards, ensuring data validity and functionality. The Analyst will also lead the creation of enhanced data visualizations for use in dashboards, reports, and presentations.

The Questrom School of Business believes that the cultural and social diversity of our faculty, staff, and students is vitally important to the distinction and excellence of our research and academic programs. To that, we are especially eager to have join our ranks a colleague who supports our institutional commitment to ensuring BU is inclusive, equitable, diverse, and a place where all constituents can thrive. The Questrom School of Business seeks to continue diversifying our faculty, student and staff ranks, recognizing that diversity of experience and thought deepens the intellectual endeavor.

Candidates must submit a cover letter in order to be considered.

Required Skills

* Bachelor's degree required and three to five years of related work experience.
* Ability to design and create reports to summarize aggregate data that are visually attractive and easy to understand, demonstrated ability to appropriately use descriptive and analytic statistics, knowledgeable with office software, data analysis software, academic management platforms, survey administration software, and web-based enterprise systems, and a willingness/ability to learn new software.
* Ability to think critically about data sets, understand limitations, assist in the interpretation of results, and leverage appropriate modeling.
* Understanding of PowerBI or similar business intelligence software is strongly preferred.
* Additional awareness of analytical tools such as R or SPSS is helpful.
* Strong attention to detail.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.

About Boston University

TrainingTrack is a new venture from Boston University that provides IT and management development training products and services nationally. Led by a senior management team that was instrumental in making Boston University's Corporate Education Center New England's leading IT training and project management provider, TrainingTrack is developing an exclusive network of regional training organizations and academic institutions that offer the proven IT and project management curricula from Boston University. In addition to award winning programs, affiliates gain access to marketing, recruitment and career changer support services developed at Boston University. TrainingTrack affiliates can act as resellers of Boston University delivered programs under their own brand or they may choose to deliver training using "Boston University Official Curriculum" courseware, and TrainingTrack's program and marketing support. Affiliates will also have the opportunity to distribute their own in-demand, quality programs through the TrainingTrack network. The training world is in the midst of rapid and dramatic change, creating new challenges for many organizations.