Grant MacEwan University Research Analyst II Full Time in Edmonton, AB

Grant MacEwan University

Branch Edmonton AB CA

Research Analyst II
Edmonton, AB

Environmental scanning of other post-secondary institutions to assess current issues; MacEwan University inspires students with a powerful combination of…

MacEwan University inspires students with a powerful combination of academic excellence and personal learning experiences – ours is a connected culture that focuses on learner-centered teaching, and on providing opportunities for students to grow and achieve.

The university provides a transformative education in a creative, collaborative and supportive learning environment. 19,000 full- and part-time students are enrolled in more than 65 programs: four-year undergraduate degrees, applied degrees, university transfer programs and one- and two-year diploma and certificates. Additional offerings include preparation for university and college, English as an Additional Language, professional and personal development courses and workshops, corporate training and the Alberta College Conservatory of Music.

The School of Business is seeking a full-time continuing Research Analyst II. The successful candidate will provide a consultative approach to supporting the information and reporting needs of the School’s leadership team. Responsibilities include but are not limited to: 1) synthesizing information from a variety of sources to identify key issues requiring action by the School’s leadership; 2) environmental scanning of other post-secondary institutions to assess current issues; 3) analysis of enrollment trends for the School; 4) supporting the monthly/quarter/annual reporting needs from the leadership team. The Research Analyst II will maintain a strong relationship with academic and administrative leadership, faculty and staff to support the analysis and information required to support sound decision making. The successful candidate will bring a strong analytical and problem solving background.

The ideal candidate will possess a Bachelor’s degree in business with experience in social science research. Masters degrees in a related field is an asset. A minimum of 3-5 years of project management, statistical and research methodologies experience, preferably in a collaborative environment with multiple stakeholders is required. Experience in using Peoplesoft reporting and other statistical software an asset. The successful candidate should possess strong verbal and written communication skills. Influencing and negotiating skills are required to work in this multi-disciplinary environment.

This is an internal position available to MacEwan Employees only.

When you become part of the MacEwan team, you will enjoy a competitive salary, but the rewards keep coming. Our total compensation package includes:
• Competitive base pay
• Generous vacation time
• Secure pension plan
• Excellent benefits package
• Effective recognition and retention programs
• Continuous learning culture
• Opportunities for career growth

Thank you for your interest in employment with MacEwan University. We will be reviewing all applications to select the candidates whose qualifications and experience most closely meet our needs. Only applicants selected for interviews will be contacted.

For general inquiries, please contact us at [email protected].

This position is included under the MSA Collective Agreement.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.

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Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Edmonton, AB, CA
Posted on: 2016-05-20
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