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MD Anderson Cancer Center Sr Philanthropy Reporting Analyst in Houston, Texas

The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston is one of the world's most respected centers focused on cancer patient care, research, education and prevention. It was named the nation's No. 1 hospital for cancer care in U.S. News & World Report's 2021-2022 rankings. It is one of the nation's original three comprehensive cancer centers designated by the National Cancer Institute.

The Campaign Decision Science team is dedicated to building an end-to-end analytics solution to provide business insights, improve decision-making and provide empirical assessment of performance at the institutional, divisional and team levels with respect to constituent engagement and philanthropy.   

In advancement of the institution's largest philanthropic campaign in history, MD Anderson is seeking a Senior Philanthropy Reporting Analyst to provide reporting and data visualization solutions to the division in support of fundraising initiatives and efforts. Responsibilities include, analysis, design, development and implementation of business reports and dashboards that will monitor performance and quality control along with providing solutions that meet the informational needs of the division.


Reporting and Dashboard Development (75%)

  • Develop Business Intelligence (BI) reports, scorecards and dashboards, based on specifications as requested.

  • Develop and modify existing Tableau/Power BI/Crystal/Business Objects reports.

  • Support ad hoc data requests.

  • Schedule and distribute reports utilizing Institutional Reporting Enterprise - SAP Business Intelligence.

  • Act as champion for BI benefits across the department; promote BI usage

  • Works with internal customers and partners to gather and validate requirements

  • Develops and writes business requirements for the design of solutions/reports

  • May determine and analyze commonly used queries and reports

  • Researches business problems and assists in the creation of models that help analyze these problems

End-user Training and Support (10%)

  • Develop report end-user training and training materials; provide technical support as necessary.

  • End-user support for issues related to reports, dashboards, and fundraising systems.

Data Analysis (15%)

  • Identify, analyze, and interpret trends or patterns in complex data sets.

  • Works with team leaders and members to solve client analytics problems and documents results and methodologies

  • Works in iterative processes and validates findings

  • Performs experimental design approaches to validate finding or test hypotheses

  • Validates analysis by comparing appropriate samples

  • Employs the appropriate algorithm to discover patterns


Required: Bachelor's degree in related field.


Required: Four years of experience in business analysis or related technical experience.

Preferred: Experience with Power BI, Oracle PL/SQL, SQL, SAP BI (Crystal Reports), SAP BI CMC and Tableau (dashboard technologies). Experience with Salesforce reporting is a plus. Experience working for advancement services or fundraising organizations or similar field and have a viable understanding of information systems. Ability to communicate with end-users, effectively understanding their needs and communicating appropriate expectations to them. Adaptable to change and able to interact with co-workers and end-users in a positive manner.

It is the policy of The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center to provide equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other basis protected by institutional policy or by federal, state or local laws unless such distinction is required by law.

Additional Information

  • Requisition ID: 157167

  • Employment Status: Full-Time

  • Employee Status: Regular

  • Work Week: Days

  • Minimum Salary: US Dollar (USD) 71,000

  • Midpoint Salary: US Dollar (USD) 89,000

  • Maximum Salary : US Dollar (USD) 107,000

  • FLSA: exempt and not eligible for overtime pay

  • Fund Type: Hard

  • Work Location: Remote (within Texas only)

  • Pivotal Position: Yes

  • Referral Bonus Available?: No

  • Relocation Assistance Available?: Yes

  • Science Jobs: No