Free State University Vacancies – Officer, Data Analysis

Website University of the Free State

Job Responsibilities:

  • Develop postgraduate reporting processes.
  • Develop automated data processes using Microsoft Excel and PeopleSoft.
  • Prepare reports using business analytics reporting tools.
  • Assist with the improvement of data management within the Centre for Graduate Support.
  • Develop strategies to optimize the efficiency and quality of data processes.
  • Create postgraduate data dashboards, graphs, and visualizations.
  • Collect and analyse data related to the impact of the various activities that the CGS engages in.
  • Identify patterns and trends of student progress.
  • Identify key areas for postgraduate business process improvements.
  • Mine and analyze the UFS postgraduate student data.

Job Requirements:

  • The ability to adhere to rules and strictly follow work regulations.
  • The ability to cope with a frequently changing environment and to adapt to evolving situations.
  • The ability to deal calmly and effectively with high stress situations.
  • The ability to be cooperative with others, display a good-natured attitude, and encourage people to work together.
  • Proficient in using MS Office.

Qualification & Experience:

  • ​​​​​​​​​​ Honours degree on NQF level 8 in Applied Mathematics / Data Analysis / Statistics / Mathematics.
  • Two (2) or more years’ relevant working experience related to the duties and responsibilities.
  • A bachelor’s degree on NQF level 7 in Applied Mathematics / Data Analysis / Statistics / Mathematics.
  • A minimum of two (2) to three (3) years’ relevant experience related to the duties and responsibilities.
  • Experience writing copy for digital and printed communication platforms.

Job Details:

Company: University of the Free State

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Bloemfontein, Free State, South Africa

Application Deadline: N/A

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