Business Analyst Summer Intern - 2019
General Summary of Internship:
Assist with analysis for upcoming departmental projects and/or IT projects
Research new products and services and provide feedback based on business requirements
Create and update IT documentation, including (but not limited to) documentation for products/services, workflows, process flows, and wiki articles
Assist with various scrum team organizational tasks, including assisting Product Owners with sprint planning and gathering metrics for biweekly reporting
Manipulating and/or cleansing large datasets
Quality assurance testing
The ideal candidate will have excellent communication skills, feels comfortable working in a diverse environment, and is open to learning about new technology. General knowledge of business process flows is preferred, as well as the ability to identify ways to improve current processes. Experience with Microsoft Excel and Microsoft Word is required. Experience with Microsoft SharePoint, Microsoft Visio, Wikis, and CRMs is preferred, but not required.
Applicants should submit a cover letter and resume. Students must be returning to school next fall to be eligible. Students who meet the minimum requirements should apply through the MacArthur Foundation website (www.macfound.org/jobs). The internship posting is listed under the About Us/ Employment tab.
The deadline for the submission of applications for the internship is Friday, March 29, 2019.
The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation supports creative people, effective institutions, and influential networks building a more just, verdant, and peaceful world. MacArthur is placing a few big bets that truly significant progress is possible on some of the worlds most pressing social challenges, including over-incarceration, global climate change, nuclear risk, and significantly increasing financial capital for the social sector. In addition to the MacArthur Fellows Program, the Foundation continues its historic commitments to the role of journalism in a responsible and responsive democracy, as well as the strength and vitality of our headquarters city, Chicago.
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