Permanent Academic Quality Evaluation Analyst
Are you excited about data exploration, analytics, and visualisation?
Do you enjoy a good balance between working with data, tools, and people?
Are you seeking a supportive environment where you can explore, innovate, and continuously develop your analytical and project management skills?
If the answers to the above are YES, then you might be the one we are looking for!
A unique opportunity has become available at the Planning and Information Office due to promotion : we are seeking an Academic Quality Evaluation Analyst on a permanent basis.
This role is embedded within the friendly, vibrant Academic Quality Office at the Vice Chancellor’s Office. Its main portfolio includes managing the University’s Course and Teaching Evaluation survey cycles and providing data support to academic quality reporting needs.
This role is a unique opportunity for someone excited about data exploration, analytics, and visualisation while being an effective communicator and project coordinator / manager.
You will be supported to explore innovative ideas on analytics and process automation. There will also be rich development opportunities through mentoring, internal and external training, and professional networks.
The Planning and Information Office is part of the Vice-Chancellor’s Office, and coordinates the University’s planning and accountability activities, as well as liaising with the Tertiary Education Commission and Ministry of Education.
It provides oversight of the University’s reporting strategy and decision support information, and provides analysis and information that supports the University’s strategic and tactical decision-making and academic quality assurance.
At the Planning and Information Office, you will enjoy a positive, supportive, and high-performing culture within a professional environment.
The work we do makes a real difference to the operation, reputation and future of the University. You’ll be part of a team that is responsible for developing information and analyses that support University-wide decision-makers, leads the University’s Data Strategy, monitors and advises on the quality of institutional information, and supports the development and maintenance of the University’s Data and analytics ecosystem.
As an Academic Quality Evaluation Analyst, you will be comfortable working with digital tools, technology, and large-scale data, and enjoy collaborating with a wide range of people as you interface with a diverse mix across the University.
With this in mind, you will present professionally and have a customer service mentality.
An problem solver, you will be proactive in investigating issues independently. Being a quick learner will see you pick up assets and methodologies already established quickly, while being empowered to seek new solutions and ways of working yourself.
You will need :
Confidence with both quantitative and qualitative data and analysis skills
Strong relationship management and communications skills
Survey or evaluation experience (ideally)
Working knowledge of Python, SQL, and MicroStrategy or PowerBI preferred
Attention to detail, process and time management are essential to success in the role
An understanding of the tertiary environment; course and faculty structure is a plus
The University of Auckland is New Zealand’s leading university and maintains significant computational, laboratory and analytic facilities.
Auckland itself is frequently rated as one of the world’s most liveable cities.
The University is committed to providing an excellent working environment through :
Flexible employment practices (including working from home, flexible hours)
Up to 6.75% company superannuation scheme
A competitive salary with five weeks’ annual leave
In addition, we also offer career development programmes, discounted car parking, a generous parental leave allowance, childcare and a number of other discounts on internal and external services.
Waipapa Taumata Rau The University of Auckland
The University of Auckland is New Zealand’s leading university. We employ more than 5400 academic and professional staff to support over 41,000 students, making us one of NZ’s largest employers.
Me pēhea te tuku tono How to apply
Applications must be submitted online by the closing date of Wednesday 18th May 2022 to be considered. Please include your cover letter and your CV highlighting how you can meet the skills and experiences detailed above.
Please reach out to Cathy Hua via c.hua auckland.ac.nz for a confidential conversation. Please note we are happy to answer your questions but we do not accept applications by email.
This advert is subject to close prior to the date listed upon the successful appointment of a candidate. Applications will be reviewed continuously so don’t hesistate to apply now.
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This phased re-opening will take some time and this may alter the nature of the standard interview process for offshore candidates, particularly at the on-site interview stage.
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