Essential Functions: POSITION PURPOSEProvide analysis and reports on data designed to improve the student recruitment, admissions and enrollment processes. Serve as a consultant to students and management on system use and data interpretation. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS-Collect, create, test and manipulate data in the student information systems and applications software to assure data integrity and enhance decisions. Coordinate external and internal business partners to obtain required data and documentation.-Prepare, verify and validate reports. Prepare and maintain documentation and make presentations regarding data analysis and process efficiency.-Participate in the development and execution of project, recruitment and yield plans designed to increase student enrollment. Identify target markets and develop appropriate messaging.-Serve as consultant to system and data users. Assist with technical problems, data interpretation, data fulfillment and application issues.-Respond to inquiries from applicants to ensure full utilization of data triggers required to complete enrollment processes.-Develop and maintain collaborative working relationships with other university schools and colleges to maximize system utilization and efficiency. -May be required to supervise a small staff of part time support personnel. -Perform related work as assigned.
Qualifications: MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONSGraduation from an accredited college or university in computer science, information science, business or an equivalent combination of education and/or experience. Knowledge of Banner Student Information System preferred.-Excellent written and oral communication skills.-Excellent customer service skills.-Strong organizational skills and attention to detail.-Ability to analyze quantitative data and communicate the information accurately to customers. -Ability to work effectively in a fast-paced environment. -Proficient with Microsoft office suite including Excel, Word and Access.- Previous experience in data management.
Founded in 1868, Wayne State University is a nationally recognized metropolitan research institution offering more than 400 academic programs through 13 schools and colleges to nearly 32,000 students. Wayne State?s main campus in Midtown Detroit comprises 100 buildings over nearly 200 acres; its five extension centers offer higher education to people throughout Southeast Michigan. Wayne State is d...edicated to preparing students to excel by combining the academic excellence of a major research university with the practical experience of an institution that by its history, location and diversity represents a microcosm of the world we live in. Reflecting its location and the excellent international reputation of its graduate schools, particularly in the sciences, Wayne State boasts the most diverse student body among Michigan?s public universities. Its students represent 49 U.S. states and more than 60 countries.