Statistics & Data Analyst

Updated: 3 months ago

Business Intelligence and Analytics

  • New and growing team
  • Ongoing appointments
  • Level 5 ($67,114 - $74,624)

The University of Western Australia (UWA) is ranked amongst the top 100 universities in the world and a member of the prestigious Australian Group of Eight research-intensive universities. With an enviable research track record, vibrant campus and working environments, supported by the freedom to ‘innovate and inspire’ there is no better time to join Western Australia’s top University.

About the team

As part of UWA’s recently established Strategy, Planning and Performance (SPP) Division, which leads the development and maintenance of university wide integrated strategic plans, you will join the Business Intelligence & Analytics team. This team coordinates the development of a corporate Management Information System and the provision of timely and accurate business intelligence to support effective planning and decision making across the University.

About the opportunities

As a Statistics & Data Analyst, you will assist in the analysis of performance indicators relating to research, student satisfaction and scenario modelling. You will contribute to the development of analytical models, forecasts and visualisations to support strategic and operational decisions. In addition, you will assist in designing dashboards and visualisations as well as developing reports to address specific business issues. You will assist in the coordination and management of data collections.

To be considered for this role, you will demonstrate:

  • a degree qualification in a quantitative discipline;
  • highly developed conceptual and analytical skills;
  • highly developed written and verbal communication skills;
  • planning and organisational skills and the ability to set priorities and meet deadlines;
  • an ability to work collaboratively in a multi-team environment;
  • sound experience with databases, statistical packages such as R, SAS or SPSS, high-level Microsoft Excel and/or Tableau skills for
  • analysis and visualisation
  • the ability to assist in coordination and management of data collections

Full details of the position’s responsibilities and the selection criteria are outlined in the position description and applicants should clearly demonstrate they meet the selection criteria.

Two positions are currently available.

Closing date: Monday 5 June 2017

This position is only open to applicants with relevant rights to work in Australia.

Application Details: Please apply online via the Apply Now button.

Please see the position description prior to applying: (  316401.pdf )

UWA has been awarded Top Ten Employer for LGBTI – inclusion the Australian Workplace Equity Index (AWEI -2016).
The University is also a proud member of the Athena SWAN/SAGE Pilot for Gender Equity.


Advertised:22 May 2017 W. Australia Standard Time
Applications close:05 Jun 2017 11:55 PM W. Australia Standard Time


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