The Undergraduate Business Program (UBP) is one of the largest academic programs within UNC’s Kenan-Flagler Business School with an enrollment of approximately 1,000 business majors and minors. The Undergraduate Business Program Office provides academic and student development services for current and prospective students, as well as faculty and staff. Specific services include: prospective student recruitment and admissions; academic services, including academic advising, course scheduling, and graduation; new student orientation; student life and engagement programs, such as student clubs and organizations, case competitions and other community-building opportunities; study abroad and other global program experiences; and career development programs.
The Business Analyst will serve a vital leadership role in the UBP working directly with the Managing Director to deploy data to set the strategic direction for the Program. The analyst will also lead and manage all business processes for the area analyzing, documenting and standardizing processes and procedures for effectiveness and efficiencies. It is a senior leadership position in the UBP requiring effective communication skills, critical and strategic thinking skills, project management skills, and comfort with technology and with analyzing and summarizing data. The Business Analyst will serve as the central point for all UBP data coordination, manage special projects and initiatives as needed, and facilitate connections across the UBP, the business school, and with key stakeholders throughout the University. The Business Analyst reports directly to the UBP Managing Director and has substantial contact with the entire Undergraduate Business Program staff as well as relevant central resources at UNC Kenan-Flagler. The Business Analyst provides direct supervision of the Program Manager and the UBP Help Desk Manager. Some evening and weekend hours will be required.
Education and Experience:
Preferred: -Minimum of three years of related work experience -Candidates with a master’s degree in business or higher-education with direct experience working in a university setting. Candidates with an engineering or an IT background will also be strongly considered.
A successful candidate for this role is someone who: -has experience in strategic data initiatives and business intelligence -has broad skills in analyzing and documenting complex business procedures -is a strong and clear communicator with an ability to influence others -can think critically and strategically -can prioritize and make decisions is detail oriented -is self-motivated and organized -is comfortable with technology -can successfully juggle multiple priorities simultaneously and manage projects and people to meet deadlines -is able to move quickly and adeptly between projects and perform under pressure in a fast-paced, rapidly changing environment -is comfortable leading and managing direct reports
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.
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