Support a robust approach to reporting and data analysis for AUT International
Influence key decisions regarding regional and strategic planning
Permanent, full-time position based in the Auckland CBD
Auckland University of Technology (AUT) is vibrant, achievement-oriented and a rewarding place to work. As one of the world's top 30 millennial universities and Aotearoa New Zealand's newest, AUT offers a stimulating teaching and research environment with strong connections to business and industry. Ranked #1 in Australasia for International Outlook (and #22 in the world) by Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2019*, we have over 29,000 students and 2,500 staff across our three teaching campuses.
Our international team (AUT International) enhances the international reputation and profile of AUT, builds relationships with strategic partners overseas and creates opportunities to increase revenue (whether through the recruitment of international students, research contracts or revenue-generating activities). We are in a hugely exciting time following a recent change as we refine our strategy and generate results. We are building a more modern approach based on longer-term relationships in key regional and international markets, translating the benefits of our highly regarded international relations into student recruitment and research partnerships & collaborations. AUT International works particularly closely with our Faculties, our Brand and Marketing directorate and our Student Services directorate.
We have a brand-new opportunity for a Data Analyst. The role's primary focus is to ensure high quality of data input and cleansing of historic data integrity issues. The position provides ongoing reporting and analysis of data for internal AUT International colleagues, specifically the Director of International Strategy, Planning and Operations to support regional planning and AUT International strategic planning.
Key responsibilities for the Data Analyst will include:
Extracting, analysing and reporting on data to support business planning.
Coaching and supporting users to in line with data integrity and the management of HR systems schedules.
Collaborating with a range of stakeholders to influence and advise on strategic business decisions.
What kind of person are we looking for?
A tertiary qualification in Business and Information Technology is required or, in place of this, the equivalent level of relevant work experience. 2-3 years' experience working in data reporting functions with evidence of documenting processes and identifying business requirements is essential for success. You will need to possess advanced knowledge of business analysis, statistical and data analytics and strong reporting tools experience. You will be an enthusiastic and collaborative person with the ability to assess and interpret information and data, problem solve and recommend appropriate solutions to complex problems to support business operations.
Applications and Key Selection Criteria
Applicants must submit their CV and cover letter, addressing the key selection criteria detailed in the attached position description.
Start date: As soon as possible - at the latest by December 2019
AUT is a fantastic place to work and has excellent staff benefits including free study, a personal fund for your continued professional development, free membership to AUT gyms and generous leave allowances.
Closing date: Sunday, 29 September @ 23:55pm
Interviews will take place in mid-late October/November
* Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2019. Times Higher Education ranks universities for international outlook according to their ability to attract international students and staff, as well as how well they engage and collaborate with overseas universities.