SpringfieldMARecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Springfield jobs

Director - Analytics & Research Operations

Company: Ozarks Technical Community College
Location: Springfield
Posted on: November 19, 2021

Job Description:

As you are fully aware, we are all dealing with the rapidly developing circumstances surrounding COVID-19. Our College, like many others, is dealing with changing circumstances and directives to take proactive steps to protect the health of our students and employees. We are doing all we can to minimize the risk of COVID-19 exposure to the OTC community. As a result, many hiring processes have been put on hold or altered, and many processes now include remote interviews through ZOOM, FYI. Continue to remain up to date with job postings, notifications, and the status of positions on hold by visiting jobs.otc.edu and signing up to receive notifications. If you have any questions you may reach out to HR at 417-447-2635 or email jobs@otc.edu directly. Again, thank you for your interest in working for OTC and your patience at this time. Looking for part-time work on campus under our work study program? Search for positions on campus to be a work study here .
-- Director of Analytics & Research Operations - rootEd (GRANT FUNDED) Apply now Job no: 493771
Work type: Springfield Campus
Location: Springfield, MO
Categories: Advancement/OTC Foundation, Full-Time Staff/Administration
JOB TITLE: Director - Analytics & Research Operations, rootEd Missouri DEPARTMENT: Strategic Planning & Grant Development SALARY RANGE: $68,000-$75,000 FLSA: EXEMPT SCHEDULE DETAILS: Full-time/12 month position/This is grant-funded with a limited term appointment. Program Summary rootEd Missouri is a statewide initiative designed to improve postsecondary outcomes for students from Missouri's rural communities. rootEd will support districts' dedicated college and career advisors through a partnership with the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE). Through this partnership, advisors will be placed in up to 60 rural Missouri high schools. These advisors will work alongside school counselors and district leadership to ensure every student graduates with a postsecondary plan and to grow the number of students that enroll in a postsecondary option. The Ozarks Technical Community College (OTC), sponsored by rootEd, will work with DESE to set the vision and direction of this program, provide training and ongoing support to school-based advisors, collect data to evaluate the success of the program, and build and execute a growth strategy.-- --Position Summary The Director of Analytics and Research Operations is responsible for the oversight of rootEd Missouri's data systems: collection, analysis, and reporting; as well as leadership of all research projects. This position will ensure data fidelity and project advancement through identifying most efficient and impactful data tools for a cross-state initiative; supporting team and partners on data collection and reporting, and producing relevant analyses to inform project operations and strategy.

  • Provide leadership and oversight on all program research and data needs for rootEd Missouri, including establishing and refining data systems: collection, analysis, and reporting.
  • Sharing relevant data to further strategic initiatives in support of project goals.
  • Design and direct analytical studies to support the goals and functions of rootEd Missouri programs and services.
  • Ensure completion of required federal, state and program reporting requirements in a timely manner.
  • Serve as the repository for all rootEd Missouri project and program specific data.
  • Manage creation and maintenance of tools, dashboards, and reports that meet program stakeholders' needs and facilitate a data-focused approach across initiative.
  • Identify professional development opportunities for project stakeholders on the use of available research and data.
  • Exhibit exemplary attendance and punctuality.
  • Comply with college policies and procedures.
  • Perform other duties as assigned, including attending college functions, including serving on committees and attending community events.--
  • Perform assigned responsibilities, duties, and tasks according to established practices, procedures, techniques, and standards in a safe manner and with minimal supervision. Required Knowledge, Skills & Abilities
    • Bachelor's Degree in Social Sciences, Math, Computer Information Sciences, or a related field from a regionally accredited institution of higher learning.
    • Ability to conduct research, data analysis, and utilize creative problem-solving skills.
    • Experience managing diverse data needs and prioritizing.
    • Demonstrated experience with the Microsoft Office software suite.
    • Demonstrated experience with Microsoft Power BI or comparable business intelligence software.
    • Demonstrated experience with statistical analysis.
    • At least three years higher education and/or research experience.
    • Ability to work well with others
    • Strong oral and written communication skills--
    • Ability to use information technology for professional productivity Preferred Knowledge Skills & Abilities
      • Earned Master's Degree from a regionally accredited institution of higher learning.
      • Experience managing people or large, multi-stakeholder projects.
      • At least five years experience in education-based research role.
      • Experience with statistical analysis software (such as SPSS, STATA, SAS, or R).
      • Experience with relational databases and/or SQL language.
      • Experience with Colleague.
      • Experience working within a collegiate setting. Physical Requirements The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit, stand, and walk; use hands to finger/touch, handle, or feel; and talk or hear. The employee must be able to move around and about their area, and operate a computer as needed. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision.-- ***OZARKS TECHNICAL COMMUNITY COLLEGE RESERVES THE RIGHT TO MODIFY, INTERPRET, OR APPLY THIS JOB DESCRIPTION IN ANY WAY THE COMPANY DESIRES. THIS JOB DESCRIPTION IN NO WAY IMPLIES THAT THESE ARE THE ONLY DUTIES, INCLUDING ESSENTIAL DUTIES, TO BE PERFORMED BY THE EMPLOYEE OCCUPYING THIS POSITION. THIS JOB DESCRIPTION IS NOT AN EMPLOYMENT CONTRACT, IMPLIED OR OTHERWISE. THE EMPLOYOMENT RELATIONSHIP REMAINS "AT-WILL." THE AFOREMENTIONED JOB REQUIREMENTS ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE TO REASONABLY ACCOMMODATE QUALIFIED DISABLED INDIVIDUALS. Advertised: 08 Sep 2021 Central Daylight Time
        Applications close: 24 Sep 2021 Central Daylight Time Have a question? Click here to contact the appropriate team member. Ozarks Technical
        Community College
        1001 E. Chestnut Expressway,
        Springfield, MO 65802
        (417) 447-7500

Keywords: Ozarks Technical Community College, Springfield , Director - Analytics & Research Operations, Executive , Springfield, Massachusetts

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Massachusetts jobs by following @recnetMA on Twitter!

Springfield RSS job feeds