Business Intelligence&Analytics, Specialist

The University of Chicago - Chicago, IL4.2

Job Information Job Summary:

The Business Intelligence & Analytics Specialist develops reports to support the Alliance’s business needs, from initial requirements gathering through delivery of complex production reports.

  • Working with users to analyze data requirements and develop reports supporting senior managers, administrative and finance staff, statisticians, data managers, and other Alliance members
  • Gathering report requirements from end users
  • Developing complex, production level reports which adhere to standardized requirements
  • Optimizing reports for maximum re-usability
  • Data Compilation, analysis and reporting
  • Maintaining reports, including alterations and migrations, as required
  • Develop and produce reports for grants management, membership performance monitoring, financial system and protocol management
  • Assists in determining the impact of making database changes on other systems
  • Ensures consistency and reliability of data
  • Works with the user community by responding to special data needs and questions. Designs reports and files to display requested information
  • Produces Ad Hoc reports
  • Knowledge of relational database design and application design/development methodologies
  • Ability to define problem, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions
  • Understanding of data reports, report models, good data practice, and the impact of data decisions on practical operation of business applications
  • Effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers

  • Excellent Analytical abilities
  • Research and troubleshooting skills
  • Planning and organizational skills
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Data Analytics
  • Ability to balance multiple priorities
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Problem-solving skills

Additional Requirements Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree required

  • Experience administering, analyzing and /or developing relational data bases
  • Experience with application development
  • Some clinical research desired
  • SQL programming experience
  • Crystal Reports development experience

Technical Knowledge or Skills:
Understanding of data issues, data models, good data practice, and the impact of data decisions on practical operation of business applications Data Analytics Strong database concepts knowledge base Fundamental SQL proficiency with working knowledge of advanced SQL Required Documents: Resume Cover Letter NOTE: When applying, all required documents MUST be uploaded under the Resume/CV section of the application Benefit Eligibility Yes Pay Frequency Monthly Pay Range Depends on Qualifications Scheduled Weekly Hours 40 Union Non-Union Job is Exempt? Yes Drug Test Required? No Does this position require incumbent to operate a vehicle on the job? No Health Screen Required? No Posting Date 2018-08-31-07:00 Remove from Posting On or Before 2019-02-28-08:00