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Solution Tree is a rapidly growing educational publishing company based in Bloomington, Indiana. Solution Tree employees enjoy an innovative, team-oriented environment at a great downtown location. Full-time positions offer competitive salaries and benefits. Part-time positions are also available.

Marzano Research is a joint venture between Solution Tree and Robert J. Marzano. Marzano Research is committed to educational research, publishing, and staff development. Marzano Research is located in Centennial, Colorado, with additional offices in Bloomington, Indiana.

Solution Tree and Marzano Research are equal opportunity employers.

Solution Tree Professional Development Data Specialist

    • Job Tracking ID: 512309-642904
    • Job Location: Bloomington, IN
    • Job Level: Entry Level (less than 2 years)
    • Level of Education: BA/BS
    • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
    • Date Updated: August 03, 2018
    • Years of Experience: Up to 2 Years
    • Starting Date: December 29, 2018
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Job Description:

The Data Specialist is a member of the Professional Development department and works with the internal staff. He/she has the ability to analyze and think logically. This person is able to input data in a timely fashion and access data in an ongoing way so as to make it usable in both guiding and making decisions. Top candidates for this position are action-oriented, confident, and organized. Working in a fast-paced, results-oriented environment, the Data Specialist is comfortable working collaboratively with others, adjusting timelines and deadlines, and is able to manipulate the data in a variety of ways so as to best meet internal needs. He or she is adept at problem-solving, has initiative and strong communication skills.

We’re looking for someone who is as passionate about transforming education as we are. If these attributes describe you, we should talk. Apply today.

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Experience and Skills:

Summary of essential job functions

  • Discusses information or business intelligence needs with internal staff specifically around presenter deficit areas, challenges, and celebrations
  • Collects and collates appropriate data for use in databases and conducts related research
  • Generates reports for PD department use and other stakeholders and using IT / database systems
  • Assists with report analysis
  • Presents data in a variety of ways based on internal and external customer need
  • Monitors and maintains the quality of database systems and secures access and use
  • Assists in development and upgrading of database systems and analytical techniques
  • Maintains an updated evaluation system
    • Makes certain that evaluations are sent in advance of all PD workshops and works to ensure high response rates. Coordinates with PD, Operations and our warehouse to accomplish this
    • Acts as liaison to Operations department to ensure that evaluations are properly tracked and are scanned in a timely manner
  • Manages an electronic communication system between Solution Tree and its presenters
  • Manages details of work from start to finish with minimal supervision
  • Juggles and prioritizes competing tasks and demands from multiple projects successfully
  • Uses poise and professionalism to get the job done well and on time
  • Creates collaborative relationships with colleagues so that their confidence in you is second to none
  • Performs other duties as needed by the Professional Development department

Minimum requirements

The ideal candidate is self-motivated with strong analytical skills. Our company desires team members who have a customer service orientation, need little supervision, and are committed to team success. Candidates must have excellent written and verbal communication skills, as well as strong organizational and multi-tasking abilities. Success in this role requires good listening and problem-solving skills. Demonstrated poise, tact and diplomacy are required. Proficiency in Microsoft Office and basic database programs is essential.