Business Decisions Analyst (Hybrid Eligible)

University of Pennsylvania

Philadelphia Pennsylvania

United States

Advertising / Marketing / Public Relations
(No Timezone Provided)

Business Decisions Analyst (Hybrid Eligible)University OverviewThe University of Pennsylvania, the largest private employer in Philadelphia, is a world-renowned leader in education, research, and innovation. This historic, Ivy League school consistently ranks among the top 10 universities in the annual U.S. News & World Report survey. Penn has 12 highly-regarded schools that provide opportunities for undergraduate, graduate and continuing education, all influenced by Penn's distinctive interdisciplinary approach to scholarship and learning. As an employer Penn has been ranked nationally on many occasions with the most recent award from Forbes who named Penn one of America's Best Employers By State in 2021.Penn offers a unique working environment within the city of Philadelphia. The University is situated on a beautiful urban campus, with easy access to a range of educational, cultural, and recreational activities. With its historical significance and landmarks, lively cultural offerings, and wide variety of atmospheres, Philadelphia is the perfect place to call home for work and play.The University offers a competitive benefits package that includes excellent healthcare and tuition benefits for employees and their families, generous retirement benefits, a wide variety of professional development opportunities, supportive work and family benefits, a wealth of health and wellness programs and resources, and much more.COVID-19 vaccination is a requirement for all positions at the University of Pennsylvania. New hires are expected to be fully vaccinated before beginning work at the University. For more information about Penn's vaccine requirements, visit the Penn COVID-19 Response website for the latest information. Posted Job TitleBusiness Decisions Analyst (Hybrid Eligible)Job Profile TitleApplication Developer CJob Description SummaryThe Advancement Prospect Analytics department is responsible for providing Development and Alumni Relations staff with data driven decision making tools to support the operational needs of Advancement at Penn. The department identifies the most actionable prospects, disseminates reports, executive summaries and analysis documents to each of the 18 schools within the University as well as central Development and Alumni Relations staff. Machine learning, statistical inference and data mining techniques are used to provide staff with actionable insight to utilize complex data collections throughout the institution.Job DescriptionThe Business Decisions Analyst reports directly to the Senior Director of Advancement Prospect Analytics and is responsible for producing analytical tools to inform strategic decisions and to clearly identify current performance trends. A thorough knowledge of database reporting structures and query tools such as Oracle, Snowflake, SQL, Toad and Business Objects is a requirement. A knowledge of Advancement database systems is strongly recommended. Many projects will be long term and require extensive communication and requirements gathering in collaboration with the end users.Specific ResponsibilitiesProvides analytical support to Prospect Analysts in identifying the most actionable prospects for units that align best with a prospect's interestsDelivers system solutions involving advancement software systems, data visualization and query tools Salesforce NPSP, RStudio Connect, QlikView, Business Objects, SQL and other systems to users. Works with clients and other analysts to determine functional requirements.Designs, codes, simulates, tests, implements and maintains reporting solutions and associated middleware, interfaces and databases in highly complex solutions.Analyzes functional requirements and advises DAR users in the planning, selection, implementation and use of solutions to address business requirements. Monitors and administers applications, providing technical and application support.Ensures adherence to technical, quality assurance, data integrity, and security standards.May plan, organize, and manage projects and associated schedules and budgets and deliver training to Development and Alumni Relations staff.**Please provide a resume and cover letter in order to be considered for this role. Please upload all documents in the Resume/CV section of the application prior to submitting.**QualificationsBachelor's degree and 2-3 years of programming or systems analysis experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience required. A strong command of data analysis tools and query languages (Crystal Reports, Business Objects and SQL), data programming, mining and modeling languages (R, Python) and data visualization tools (Tableau, QlikView) highly recommended. Experience in fundraising information systems and fundraising business practices is strongly recommended.Demonstrated expertise in process redesign, systems analysis and design and the ability to quickly learn and apply new technologies.Job Location - City, StatePhiladelphia, PennsylvaniaHybrid Eligible - This position is eligible for a hybrid work schedule with a work week divided between working onsite and working remotely.Department / SchoolDevelopment and Alumni RelationsPay Range$51,824.00 - $109,535.33Salary offers are made based on the candidate's qualifications, experience, skills, and education as they directly relate to the requirements of the position, as well as internal and market factors and grade profile. Affirmative Action Statement Penn adheres to a policy that prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, creed, national or ethnic origin, citizenship status, age, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected class.Special Requirements Background check required after a conditional job offer is made. Consideration of the background check will be tailored to the requirements of the job.University BenefitsHealth, Life, and Flexible Spending Accounts: Penn offers comprehensive medical, prescription, behavioral health, dental, vision, and life insurance benefits to protect you and your family's health and welfare. You can also use flexible spending accounts to pay for eligible health care and dependent care expenses with pre-tax dollars.Tuition: Take advantage of Penn's exceptional tuition benefits. You, your spouse, and your dependent children can get tuition assistance here at Penn. Your dependent children are also eligible for tuition assistance at other institutions.Retirement: Penn offers generous retirement plans to help you save for your future. Penn's Basic, Matching, and Supplemental retirement plans allow you to save for retirement on a pre-tax or Roth basis. Choose from a wide variety of investment options through TIAA and Vanguard.Time Away from Work: Penn provides you with a substantial amount of time away from work during the course of the year. This allows you to relax, take vacations, attend to personal affairs, recover from illness or injury, spend time with family whatever your personal needs may be.Long-Term Care Insurance: In partnership with Genworth Financial, Penn offers faculty and staff (and your eligible family members) long-term care insurance to help you cover some of the costs of long-term care services received at home, in the community or in a nursing facility. If you apply when you're newly hired, you won't have to provide proof of good health or be subject to underwriting requirements. Eligible family members must always provide proof of good health and are subject to underwriting.Wellness and Work-life Resources: Penn is committed to supporting our faculty and staff as they balance the competing demands of work and personal life. That's why we offer a wide variety of programs and resources to help you care for your health, your family, and your work-life balance.Professional and Personal Development: Penn provides an array of resources to help you advance yourself personally and professionally.University Resources: As a member of the Penn community, you have access to a wide range of University resources as well as cultural and recreational activities. Take advantage of the University's libraries and athletic facilities, or visit our arboretum and art galleries. There's always something going on at Penn, whether it's a new exhibit at the Penn Museum, the latest music or theater presentation at the Annenberg Center, or the Penn Relays at Franklin Field to name just a few examples. As a member of the Penn community, you're right in the middle of the excitement and you and your family can enjoy many of these activities for free.Discounts and Special Services: From arts and entertainment to transportation and mortgages, you'll find great deals for University faculty and staff. Not only do Penn arts and cultural centers and museums offer free and discounted admission and memberships to faculty and staff. You can also enjoy substantial savings on other goods and services such as new cars from Ford and General Motors, cellular phone service plans, movie tickets, and admission to theme parks.Flexible Work Hours: Flexible work options offer creative approaches for completing work while promoting balance between work and personal commitments. These approaches involve use of non-traditional work hours, locations, and/or job structures.Penn Home Ownership Services: Penn offers a forgivable loan for eligible employees interested in buying a home or currently residing in West Philadelphia, which can be used for closing costs or home improvements.Adoption Assistance: Penn will reimburse eligible employees on qualified expenses in connection with the legal adoption of an eligible child, such as travel or court fees, for up to two adoptions in your household.?To learn more, please visit: To apply, visit 2022 Jobelephant.com Inc. All rights reserved.Posted by the FREE value-added recruitment advertising agency jeid-32713fc539a73247b20a3a51983302a4

Business Decisions Analyst (Hybrid Eligible)

University of Pennsylvania

Philadelphia Pennsylvania

United States

Advertising / Marketing / Public Relations

(No Timezone Provided)

Business Decisions Analyst (Hybrid Eligible)University OverviewThe University of Pennsylvania, the largest private employer in Philadelphia, is a world-renowned leader in education, research, and innovation. This historic, Ivy League school consistently ranks among the top 10 universities in the annual U.S. News & World Report survey. Penn has 12 highly-regarded schools that provide opportunities for undergraduate, graduate and continuing education, all influenced by Penn's distinctive interdisciplinary approach to scholarship and learning. As an employer Penn has been ranked nationally on many occasions with the most recent award from Forbes who named Penn one of America's Best Employers By State in 2021.Penn offers a unique working environment within the city of Philadelphia. The University is situated on a beautiful urban campus, with easy access to a range of educational, cultural, and recreational activities. With its historical significance and landmarks, lively cultural offerings, and wide variety of atmospheres, Philadelphia is the perfect place to call home for work and play.The University offers a competitive benefits package that includes excellent healthcare and tuition benefits for employees and their families, generous retirement benefits, a wide variety of professional development opportunities, supportive work and family benefits, a wealth of health and wellness programs and resources, and much more.COVID-19 vaccination is a requirement for all positions at the University of Pennsylvania. New hires are expected to be fully vaccinated before beginning work at the University. For more information about Penn's vaccine requirements, visit the Penn COVID-19 Response website for the latest information. Posted Job TitleBusiness Decisions Analyst (Hybrid Eligible)Job Profile TitleApplication Developer CJob Description SummaryThe Advancement Prospect Analytics department is responsible for providing Development and Alumni Relations staff with data driven decision making tools to support the operational needs of Advancement at Penn. The department identifies the most actionable prospects, disseminates reports, executive summaries and analysis documents to each of the 18 schools within the University as well as central Development and Alumni Relations staff. Machine learning, statistical inference and data mining techniques are used to provide staff with actionable insight to utilize complex data collections throughout the institution.Job DescriptionThe Business Decisions Analyst reports directly to the Senior Director of Advancement Prospect Analytics and is responsible for producing analytical tools to inform strategic decisions and to clearly identify current performance trends. A thorough knowledge of database reporting structures and query tools such as Oracle, Snowflake, SQL, Toad and Business Objects is a requirement. A knowledge of Advancement database systems is strongly recommended. Many projects will be long term and require extensive communication and requirements gathering in collaboration with the end users.Specific ResponsibilitiesProvides analytical support to Prospect Analysts in identifying the most actionable prospects for units that align best with a prospect's interestsDelivers system solutions involving advancement software systems, data visualization and query tools Salesforce NPSP, RStudio Connect, QlikView, Business Objects, SQL and other systems to users. Works with clients and other analysts to determine functional requirements.Designs, codes, simulates, tests, implements and maintains reporting solutions and associated middleware, interfaces and databases in highly complex solutions.Analyzes functional requirements and advises DAR users in the planning, selection, implementation and use of solutions to address business requirements. Monitors and administers applications, providing technical and application support.Ensures adherence to technical, quality assurance, data integrity, and security standards.May plan, organize, and manage projects and associated schedules and budgets and deliver training to Development and Alumni Relations staff.**Please provide a resume and cover letter in order to be considered for this role. Please upload all documents in the Resume/CV section of the application prior to submitting.**QualificationsBachelor's degree and 2-3 years of programming or systems analysis experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience required. A strong command of data analysis tools and query languages (Crystal Reports, Business Objects and SQL), data programming, mining and modeling languages (R, Python) and data visualization tools (Tableau, QlikView) highly recommended. Experience in fundraising information systems and fundraising business practices is strongly recommended.Demonstrated expertise in process redesign, systems analysis and design and the ability to quickly learn and apply new technologies.Job Location - City, StatePhiladelphia, PennsylvaniaHybrid Eligible - This position is eligible for a hybrid work schedule with a work week divided between working onsite and working remotely.Department / SchoolDevelopment and Alumni RelationsPay Range$51,824.00 - $109,535.33Salary offers are made based on the candidate's qualifications, experience, skills, and education as they directly relate to the requirements of the position, as well as internal and market factors and grade profile. Affirmative Action Statement Penn adheres to a policy that prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, creed, national or ethnic origin, citizenship status, age, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected class.Special Requirements Background check required after a conditional job offer is made. Consideration of the background check will be tailored to the requirements of the job.University BenefitsHealth, Life, and Flexible Spending Accounts: Penn offers comprehensive medical, prescription, behavioral health, dental, vision, and life insurance benefits to protect you and your family's health and welfare. You can also use flexible spending accounts to pay for eligible health care and dependent care expenses with pre-tax dollars.Tuition: Take advantage of Penn's exceptional tuition benefits. You, your spouse, and your dependent children can get tuition assistance here at Penn. Your dependent children are also eligible for tuition assistance at other institutions.Retirement: Penn offers generous retirement plans to help you save for your future. Penn's Basic, Matching, and Supplemental retirement plans allow you to save for retirement on a pre-tax or Roth basis. Choose from a wide variety of investment options through TIAA and Vanguard.Time Away from Work: Penn provides you with a substantial amount of time away from work during the course of the year. This allows you to relax, take vacations, attend to personal affairs, recover from illness or injury, spend time with family whatever your personal needs may be.Long-Term Care Insurance: In partnership with Genworth Financial, Penn offers faculty and staff (and your eligible family members) long-term care insurance to help you cover some of the costs of long-term care services received at home, in the community or in a nursing facility. If you apply when you're newly hired, you won't have to provide proof of good health or be subject to underwriting requirements. Eligible family members must always provide proof of good health and are subject to underwriting.Wellness and Work-life Resources: Penn is committed to supporting our faculty and staff as they balance the competing demands of work and personal life. That's why we offer a wide variety of programs and resources to help you care for your health, your family, and your work-life balance.Professional and Personal Development: Penn provides an array of resources to help you advance yourself personally and professionally.University Resources: As a member of the Penn community, you have access to a wide range of University resources as well as cultural and recreational activities. Take advantage of the University's libraries and athletic facilities, or visit our arboretum and art galleries. There's always something going on at Penn, whether it's a new exhibit at the Penn Museum, the latest music or theater presentation at the Annenberg Center, or the Penn Relays at Franklin Field to name just a few examples. As a member of the Penn community, you're right in the middle of the excitement and you and your family can enjoy many of these activities for free.Discounts and Special Services: From arts and entertainment to transportation and mortgages, you'll find great deals for University faculty and staff. Not only do Penn arts and cultural centers and museums offer free and discounted admission and memberships to faculty and staff. You can also enjoy substantial savings on other goods and services such as new cars from Ford and General Motors, cellular phone service plans, movie tickets, and admission to theme parks.Flexible Work Hours: Flexible work options offer creative approaches for completing work while promoting balance between work and personal commitments. These approaches involve use of non-traditional work hours, locations, and/or job structures.Penn Home Ownership Services: Penn offers a forgivable loan for eligible employees interested in buying a home or currently residing in West Philadelphia, which can be used for closing costs or home improvements.Adoption Assistance: Penn will reimburse eligible employees on qualified expenses in connection with the legal adoption of an eligible child, such as travel or court fees, for up to two adoptions in your household.?To learn more, please visit: To apply, visit 2022 Jobelephant.com Inc. All rights reserved.Posted by the FREE value-added recruitment advertising agency jeid-32713fc539a73247b20a3a51983302a4