AUSL (Academy for Urban School Leadership) is a nonprofit school management organization that creates schools of excellence by developing highly effective teachers and transforming educational outcomes for students in the lowest performing schools in Chicago. AUSL’s network includes 31 schools serving 18,000 students. AUSL seeks a highly qualified candidate with keen attention to detail, strong analytical and organizational skills, and proficiency in Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint to perform the role of Data Analyst supporting AUSL’s Director of Performance Management.
Responsibilities include: * Analyze data on a wide range of indicators (attendance, assessments, etc.) and identify actionable trends to inform practice * Assist in the design, oversight, and reporting on school and network goal-setting processes * Use Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint to present a wide variety of quantitative and qualitative information to diverse audiences * Manage the sharing of knowledge and documents with school and network stakeholders
* Data crunching and visualization skills – strong proficiency in Excel and PowerPoint a must * Superior organizational/project management skills and attention to detail * Strong problem-solving and critical thinking abilities, combined with a “Can Do, Will Do” approach * Ability to communicate and build trusting relationships with a broad cross-section of stakeholders * Presentation and group facilitation skills/experience desired * Familiarity with statistical analysis platforms – Stata, R, Tableau, etc.- useful but not required
The position is a full-time, year-round position. No overnight travel is required; all work takes place at various AUSL schools in the city of Chicago. The main work location for this position is 3400 N Austin Ave, Chicago.
For more information about AUSL, visit auslchicago.org. AUSL is an Equal Opportunity Employer.