This position will work with a variety of campus stakeholders and provide project management for multiple Summer Term projects and initiatives. Example project areas include early start initiatives, summer online course development, and scholarship efforts. This position will also serve as a point person for data analysis and reporting on our team and thus strong analytical skills are necessary. This position requires a person who is both a self-starter and a problem-solver, with the ability to be adaptable and flexible.
List of Duties
Institutional Statement on Diversity:
Diversity is a source of strength, creativity, and innovation for UW-Madison. We value the contributions of each person and respect the profound ways their identity, culture, background, experience, status, abilities, and opinion enrich the university community. We commit ourselves to the pursuit of excellence in teaching, research, outreach, and diversity as inextricably linked goals.
The University of Wisconsin-Madison fulfills its public mission by creating a welcoming and inclusive community for people from every background - people who as students, faculty, and staff serve Wisconsin and the world.
For more information on diversity and inclusion on campus, please visit: Diversity and Inclusion
Degree and Area of Specialization:
Bachelors degree required. Masters preferred (e.g., ELPA, MPA).
Minimum Years and Type of Relevant Work Experience:
Three or more years of experience in planning, managing, and completing multiple projects with deadlines, preferably within higher education.
Familiarity with basic project management concepts such as gathering, validating and documenting requirements, project charters, timelines, communication plans, project requirements, and status reporting.
Demonstrated ability to manage multiple complex projects simultaneously.
Demonstrated ability with quantitative measures of success.
Demonstrated ability to learn and master new information technologies and tools quickly.
Experience with data analysis, SQL and query tools.
Familiarity with developing data visualizations (e.g., Tableau) preferred.
Experience drafting reports and giving presentations.
Successful candidates will have excellent organizational and time-management skills, strong interpersonal skills, and the ability to work independently, as well as cooperatively, within a dynamic team in a fast-paced setting.
A933000-DIVN OF CONTINUING STUDIES/ACAD AFFAIRS&PRG/ACAD&PROG
Full Time: 100%
Appointment Type, Duration:
Minimum $50,286 ANNUAL (12 months)
Depending on Qualifications
Instructions to Applicants:
Please submit your application online by the indicated deadline. You will need to provide a cover letter explaining how you meet the expected relevant skills and work experience, as well as a resume, and provide the names and contact information for three professional references.
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