DIVERSITY STATEMENT

MacEwan University is committed to diversity, equity and inclusion. We encourage Indigenous people, persons living with a disability, sexual and gender minorities, women, and members of all minority groups to apply and self-identify. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

Careers

Functional Analyst 
School of Continuing Education

MacEwan University inspires students with a powerful combination of academic excellence and personal learning experiences – ours is a connected culture that focuses on learner-centered teaching, and on providing opportunities for students to grow and achieve.

The university provides a transformative education in a creative, collaborative and supportive learning environment. 19,000 full- and part-time students are enrolled in more than 65 programs: four-year undergraduate degrees, applied degrees, university transfer programs and one- and two-year diploma and certificates. Additional offerings include university preparation, English as an Additional Language, professional and personal development courses and workshops, corporate training and the Conservatory of Music.

Opportunity

Under the direction of the Director, Finance and Business Operations and with supervision by the Team Lead, Registration and Information Services, the Functional Analyst is responsible for identifying and facilitating opportunities for the development and enhancement of the different modules in the University's ERP/Student Information System to support the institution's Continuing Education programming. This position is responsible for working with all staff in the SCE including registration and programming staff.

Skills

  • Excellent verbal, written, and communication skills and the ability to interact professionally with a diverse group of managers and subject matter experts

  • Must have the ability to successfully engage in multiple initiatives simultaneously

  • Strong research and analytical skills

  • Proficient in current industry best practices

  • Strong relationship building skills

  • Problem-Solving and structured analysis skills

  • Ability to facilitate, coordinate, organize and communicate

  • Applied business knowledge of PeopleSoft, Campus Solutions; other ERP system or relational database experience would be considered an asset

Position Requirements

The Functional Analyst will be responsible for facilitating business processes and practices of registration systems used within the SCE and updating staff of any changes to ensure consistency and compliance with University policies and procedures. Other duties include leading system maintenance, troubleshooting, developing and maintaining queries, acceptance testing and project administration.

The incumbent must be a self-motivated individual and eager to complete research by independently reading and analyzing various user manuals and business process documentation.

Qualifications

  • Minimum of two to five years' experience in business planning, system analysis, research, and trouble shooting complex system solutions. Business process management experience is an asset

  • University degree in a related area or a combination of relevant education (diploma) and experience

Benefits

When you become part of the MacEwan team, you will enjoy a competitive salary. Our total compensation package includes:

  • Competitive base pay

  • Generous vacation time

  • Secure pension plan

  • Excellent benefits package

  • Effective recognition and retention programs

  • Continuous learning culture

  • Opportunities for career growth

How to Apply:

Only applications received electronically will be considered. To apply, go to http://www.macewan.ca/careers and select the job posting.

Thank you for your interest in employment with MacEwan University. We will be reviewing all applications to select the candidates whose qualifications and experience most closely meet our needs. Only applicants selected for interviews will be contacted.

This position is included under the MacEwan Staff Association Collective Agreement. Please note; Article 22.1.1 (Grid Placement); initial salary placement for external candidates is limited to the first three steps of the salary grid.

MacEwan University is committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion.  We encourage Indigenous people, persons living with a disability, sexual and gender minorities, women, and members of all minority groups to apply and to self-identify. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

Category Full-Time Continuing 
Salary $52,434 - $76,240 / annum
Closing Date November 16, 2018
Competition No. 18.10.233
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