The Manager of Decision Analytics & Information Management will support the Director's vision and execute the district-wide analytics and data strategy, setting data governance standards, and implementing processes to improve data quality, reliability, and utilization for Shelby County Schools. The position is responsible for project management for the department to support customer satisfaction, streamlined operational processes, and dissemination of strategically relevant, actionable data insights to stakeholders. This role manages, coordinates, prepares, and helps implement project plans to advance the analytic and reporting capabilities of the district. It also manages defined projects or phase(s) of projects to identify, recommend, and implement changes to increase efficiency between both internal and cross-departmental teams. The position is responsible for accountability and communication around the implementation of standards including data definitions, data quality, data architecture, master data management and Key Performance Indicator (KPI) identification.
Bachelor’s degree in Mathematics, Statistics, Business Administration, Education or similar field plus five (5) years related experience, for a total education/experience of 9 years. Experience in leadership, project management, and business insights aligned with desired performance outcomes is preferred. The ability to demonstrated the knowledge to communicate, facilitate, lead groups to actionable solutions, improve processes, and drive toward system-level improvements based on data is a plus.
Degree Equivalency Formula:
Bachelor’s Degree= 4 years plus required years of experience.
Master’s Degree= 2 years plus required years of experience. Where Master’s degrees are required, years for Bachelor’s Degrees must be included.
Physical Demands: Requires sedentary work involving standing or walking for brief periods, exerting up to 10 pounds of force on a regular basis; and some dexterity in operating office equipment; must be able to use hands and fingers for sign language.
Unavoidable Hazards: The position is exposed to no unusual environmental hazards.
Sensory (ADA) Requirements: The position requires normal visual acuity and field of vision, hearing and speaking abilities.
AMERICANS WITH DISABILITIES ACT COMPLIANCE
Shelby County Schools is an Equal Opportunity Employer. ADA requires the district to provide adequate accommodations to qualified persons with disabilities. Prospective and current employees are encouraged to discuss ADA accommodations with management.