Stanford University has an immediate opening for a full-time Degree Audit Analyst in the Office of the University Registrar, a unit within Student and Academic Services (SAS). SAS is an energetic organization that supports the policies, practices, and systems used by (and to support) Stanford students, faculty, and staff.
We seek candidates who can support the vision and work of Degree Progress and Audit, as well as the mission and values of Student Affairs, outlined in Our Most Important Work.
In this role, you will:
Collaborate with unit colleagues around data integration between systems. This includes but not limited to integration between vendor system, campus information system and other third-party vendors around student planner and exception process workflows.
Performs regular audits on degree audit tables, degree requirements and exceptions entered into the system to ensure compliance with university requirements
Creates reports for internal and external department usage.
Work with University reporting groups regarding degree audit reports and university data needs from audit system.
Support the maintenance and continued process improvements of milestones.
Monitor, approve and audit user role security access in system authority manager, as well as assist in monitoring the advising assignment process within student information system.
Assists with the testing and upgrades for the degree audit system.
Assist with the technical redevelopment of transfer and external test credit process.
Assist with refining the transfer credit system processes as it relates to the student information system and its integration with degree audit system. This includes identifying and analyzing current processes to define best options for transfer credit improvements to support system integration.
Serves as a liaison and works closely with the University's Student Information Systems, Administrative Systems groups and Departments/Programs to enhance the performance of the degree audit system
Evaluate and determine recommendations on technology resources, negotiate with resources options and vendors. Analyze and develop report requirements, portals, and student facing communications.
Engage in critical analysis of student and program concerns around degree progress to resolve substantial process issues which may span multiple areas, using advanced technical and professional knowledge.
Contribute to development of staff training programs.
Performs miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned.
To be successful in this role, you will bring:
Education & Experience:
Bachelor's degree and three years of relevant experience, or combination of education and relevant experience.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Knowledge of degree audit system(s), business processes and workflow.
Experience with degree audit applications and student information systems; understanding of database driven applications.
Skill in conducting interviews.
Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal, including the ability to bridge functional and technical resources by communicating effectively with individuals of varying systems expertise and business needs.
Skill in conducting information sessions, either in person (small settings) or digitally.
Listening, negotiation and conflict resolution skills.
Ability to maintain good customer relations with partners.
Demonstrated ability to prioritize own work and multi-task.
Demonstrated excellent organizational skills.
Demonstrated ability to take initiative and ownership of projects.
Ability to routinely and independently exercise sound judgment in making decisions.
Demonstrated experience working independently and as part of a team.
Relevant subject matter knowledge.
Degree audit system implementation and PeopleSoft experience preferred, but not required.
Able to work evenings and weekends, as needed.
The university requires all staff to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 and provide proof of vaccination prior to their start date, unless granted a medical or religious accommodation.
This position is a hybrid role which requires 1 days of onsite work per week.
How to Apply:
We invite you to apply for this position, please submit your resume and a one-page cover letter along with your online application.
Why Stanford is for You
Imagine a world without search engines or social platforms. Consider lives saved through first-ever organ transplants and research to cure illnesses. Stanford University has revolutionized the way we live and enrich the world. Supporting this mission is our diverse and dedicated 17,000 staff. We seek talent driven to impact the future of our legacy. Our culture and unique perks empower you with:
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A caring culture. We provide superb retirement plans, generous time-off, and family care resources.
A healthier you. Climb our rock wall or choose from hundreds of health or fitness classes at our world-class exercise facilities. We also provide excellent health care benefits.
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The job duties listed are typical examples of work performed by positions in this job classification and are not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, tasks, and responsibilities. Specific duties and responsibilities may vary depending on department or program needs without changing the general nature and scope of the job or level of responsibility. Employees may also perform other duties as assigned.
Consistent with its obligations under the law, the University will provide reasonable accommodation to any employee with a disability who requires accommodation to perform the essential functions of his or her job.
Stanford is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
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