Analysis and Planning Consultant 3

Penn State University

University Park Campus
Campus City:
University Park, PA
Date Announced:
Date Closing:
open until filled
Job Number:
Level/Salary Band:
03 – J – Exempt
Work Unit:
Central Finance
Full/Part Time:


Outreach and Online Education is seeking a progressive thinking Analyst to join our team. This position will work within the Central Finance Office supporting all areas within Outreach and Online Education. This financial analyst role will assist in developing, analyzing, and reporting of the Organization’s financial performance and assist with the creation, preparation and analysis of standard and/or custom reports summarizing transactional data, staffing data, and other data required to support strategic business decisions. In addition, this position will provide direct support to the Financial Officer related to central cost allocation, World Campus revenue distributions and rate analysis. Typically requires a Bachelor's degree or higher plus three years of related experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience. The successful candidate will possess a high degree of financial acumen and possess excellent collaborative and communication skills in order to interact with and lead cross-functional teams and communicate directly with leadership. The candidate must be capable of performing complex financial analysis within Microsoft Excel and preferably have experience using Access/SQL, Oracle BI and/or other reporting and programming tools utilized as part of University technology architecture. Some programming technical skills to enable and assist with small application development and/or complex queries are a plus.

These salary bands have been established to provide salary guidelines for staff positions.

Salary Band Minimum Midpoint Maximum
A $16,584 $24,456 $32,328
B $18,240 $26,904 $35,556
C $19,728 $29,592 $39,456
D $21,708 $32,568 $43,416
E $24,312 $36,468 $48,612
F $27,228 $40,848 $54,456
G $30,012 $45,744 $61,500
H $34,188 $52,140 $70,080
I $38,988 $59,424 $79,908
J $43,716 $67,740 $91,812
K $50,712 $78,600 $106,488
L $58,836 $91,176 $123,528
M $68,232 $105,756 $143,292
N $80,508 $124,788 $169,068
O $93,492 $147,252 $201,024
P $110,340 $173,760 $237,192
Q $126,396 $199,056 $271,728
R $151,668 $238,872 $326,088