The Office of Finance & Treasury actively searches for staff members of exceptional ability and promise who share in Princeton University's commitment to excellence, and who present a diversity of viewpoints and cultures. We offer varied professional opportunities spanning all aspects of financial management, analysis, and processing in support of the teaching and research mission. As part of the University community, we respect the dignity and individuality of each member while trying to foster a sense of shared experience and common purpose. We are unwavering in our commitment to both diversity and community and embrace the variety of talents, backgrounds, and perspectives of all of our colleagues.
The Office of Finance and Treasury is seeking a senior data analyst responsible for complex and high quality data analysis and presentation. Reporting to the Assistant Vice President, Planning, Budget, and Analysis, the senior data analyst will provide data analysis and modeling, business intelligence, financial planning, and operational reporting. The work requires a highly motivated individual with proven ability to synthesize data analyses into business recommendations and effective communications. In addition to ad hoc analyses, the senior data analyst will help strengthen the financial planning capabilities within Finance and Treasury and across the university and will develop and implement new data-driven management tools, such as scorecards and dashboards.
The successful candidate must be able to work as a team player and manage projects related to the analysis of internal data and provide value-added critical-thinking using independent judgment, strategic thinking, and problem solving skills. This individual should be fluent in extracting, analyzing, and preparing reports of database information, statistics, and financial figures. S/he must be able to work under tight deadlines for high visibility deliverables such as presentations on behalf of the Provost and Vice President for Finance. The role presents a unique opportunity to learn about and contribute to Princeton’s financial operations.
NOTE: This is a one year term position
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