Grant/Research Project Assistant

Grant/Research Project Assistant

Employer

Guilford Technical Community College
601 East Main Street
Jamestown, NC 27282
Phone: 336-334-4822

Salary/Grade

Commensurate with Experience

Benefits

Yes

Job Category

  • Technical/Paraprofessional

Application Period

Opens: Monday, November 15, 2021
Closes: Friday, December 31, 2021

Target Start Date

Monday, November 15, 2021

Expected Work Hours

40

Employment Type

Full-Time

Minimum Qualifications

Education Required

  • Bachelor’s Degree from a regionally accredited post-secondary institution 

Experience Preferred

  • Experience with SAS and/or SQL
  • Experience with Ellucian Colleague, or similar ERP system
  • Experience with Informer or similar ERP querying tool
  • Experience working with federal grant management/reporting

Preferred Qualifications

Education Preferred

  • Graduate credit hours in quantitative research and statistics from a regionally accredited post-secondary institution 

Experience Preferred

  • Experience with SAS and/or SQL
  • Experience with Ellucian Colleague, or similar ERP system
  • Experience with Informer or similar ERP querying tool
  • Experience working with federal grant management/reporting

Position Description

Guilford Technical Community College (GTCC) is currently the fourth largest of N.C. Community College System’s 58 institutions. On our six campuses and through our online offerings, we annually serve approximately 27,500 students, 60% of whom are students of color. We strive to offer programs that provide equitable educational outcomes for all students representing all backgrounds, including, but not limited to, ability, age, gender, race, religion, sexual orientation, and socioeconomic status. At GTCC, we are committed to cultivating a workplace culture of inclusion that welcomes, develops, supports, and empowers employees. We are looking for an exceptional employee, who shares our institutional mission, vision, and values, to join the team as our new Research and Grant Project Technician.

The Grant/Research Project Assistant supports data collection, data analysis, report submission, and major project related activities for the Department of Labor grant, Aligning the Workforce and Education System for Manufacturing (AWESM). 

The successful candidate must utilize a variety of applications to produce reliable, accurate, and dependable information in support of the goals of the AWESM grant. This includes writing queries to extract raw data from diverse sources of campus data including the college’s relational database, Colleague. Additionally, the individual must be able to join, manipulate and analyze data to support requests for information. This includes writing, running, and troubleshooting Base SAS code to enhance and facilitate reporting solutions. Lastly, the individual must have the capability to write valid and reliable survey questions and collect and analyze survey results. 

During the term of the grant, the position also provides effective project management in support of identified goals/activities. The successful candidate must be able to communicate and collaborate effectively with both internal and external constituencies affiliated with the AWESM grant.

This position is grant-funded through January 2025.

How to Apply

For the complete job description and to apply online, go to https://gtcc.peopleadmin.com/postings/5617

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