Leading Sydney based University are currently recruiting a Senior Research Data Analyst to join their team. Your new company Leading University Your new role 1. Implement strategic solutions to develop the University s capability in research, business intelligence, analytics and management information, streamline processes, and ensure external compliance obligations are met 2. Providing high level strategic oversight of the Research Offices analyses and reporting responsibilities to support the University s strategic research initiatives, including conceptualizing and conducting a broad range of data coordination and analysis projects for the Research Office 3. Engagement in the use of research data and analysis as a strategic tool, taking responsibility for the management of research data to ensure its quality, integrity and value 4. Ensuring the collection of high-quality data and the transfer of datasets including designing models and carrying out queries and analysis of data and developing data-driven reports, publications, graphics, talking points, and presentations accessible to diverse audiences 5. Proactively engage with Schools and research leaders to identify appropriate data, sources and collection including the use of advanced data analysis and visualization techniques to unearth actionable insights 6. Preparing and optimizing the University Excellence in Research for Australia (ERA) and Engagement and Impact (EI) submissions 8. Ensuring effective supervision and mentoring of direct reports (e.g. Research Data Officer), including financial resourcing as required What you ll need to succeed Essential 1. Supportive of the Objects of the University. Qualifications and Experience 2. A Bachelor s degree or equivalent, with substantial relevant experience including working within a university research or research related division. 3. Substantial experience preparing government reporting submissions (e.g. Excellence in Research for Australia (ERA), Higher Education Research Data Collection (HERDC) and Engagement and Impact (EI)). 4. Proven record of successfully collecting, collating, analysing and reporting on research data in a University context. Desirable 1. Experience implementing data management projects within a University environment and working productively with other entities (e.g. IT to develop software solutions and systems for the management of research data). 2. Research and research training experience, and familiarity with the system administration of research information management systems and data presentation software within a University environment. What you ll get in return An excellent salary, great benefits, flexible working and the chance to work for a truly forward thinking University. What you need to do now If you re interested in this role, click apply now to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now. If this job isn t quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career. SA Licence number LHS 297508.