Job Description

Job Description

Grand Canyon University!  One of Arizona’s leading institutions of higher learning. 

Located in the Valley of Sun in the heart of Phoenix, Arizona, GCU is a regionally accredited, private, nondenominational Christian University. 

We have an immediate need for a Data Analyst - Graduate Assistant for our Alumni Team. This position will be located at 33rd and Camelback, Phoenix, AZ.

What you will do:

  • Develop knowledge and skillsets surrounding the Microsoft Dynamics 365 CRM products as well as the Fundraising and Engagement add on
  • Create methodologies for using data analytics tools; manage reporting, visualizations, dashboards and statistical graphs to illustrate findings
  • Support the creation and implementation of strategies to improve engagement scoring metrics
  • Assist with the creation an implementation of data hygiene practices within the Division of Advancement database
  • Assist with data mapping, predictive indications and presentation projects that will be utilized by key stakeholders within the Division of Advancement as well as other departments around the University

What you will need:

  • Experience managing database software specifically Microsoft Dynamics 365 CRM
  • Ability to operate with a high degree of independence, judgment, consistency, discretion and some decision-making authority
  • Proficiency with MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, database software as well as effective internet search skills
  • Knowledgeable and familiarity with social media platforms with demonstrated ability to create content and build/manage content and sites
  • Excellent written communication skills using AP/Chicago style for both print and electronic media, and an ability to create impactful communications
  • Knowledge of design concepts and/or design software (Adobe Photoshop, In-Design, Illustrator) helpful
  • Bachelor’s degree; data analytics field preferred


Application Instructions

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