Project Manager/Business Analyst at The Ohio State University

Project Manager/Business Analyst at The Ohio State University

Job Type
Posting Date
June 27, 2018
Location of Position

Columbus, OH

Company Summary

For 144 years, The Ohio State University's campus in Columbus has been the stage for academic achievement and a laboratory for innovation. It's where friendships are forged. It's where rivalries and revelry are born.

The university's main campus is one of America's largest and most comprehensive. As Ohio's best and one of the nation's top-20 public universities, Ohio State is further recognized by a top-rated academic medical center and a premier cancer hospital and research center. As a land-grant university, Ohio State has a physical presence throughout the state, with campuses and research centers located around Ohio.

The Ohio State University is proud to be a premier employer that provides an exceptional total rewards package including medical, dental, vision and many other “hidden” benefits. Our competitive benefits package is offered to all eligible faculty and staff in order to attract, develop and retain top performers eager to share their talent, time and success. Our benefits support your health and financial goals and include not only health insurance, but also generous state retirement, tuition assistance for our employees and their dependents, wellness initiatives, and much more. Please visit for detailed information. Be your best at The Ohio State University!

Duties and Responsibilities

Performs duties related to Janitorial Closet Inventory Program: identifies core list of items in primary and secondary janitorial closets; assesses inventory levels; restocks janitorial closets; and places orders for replenishment. Assists with the duties in other warehouse units including: processes warehouse orders and builds delivery manifests; responds to customer requests and resolves complaints; maintains warehouse upkeep; provides backup in other warehouse locations.

The Project Manager/Business Analyst position will play an integral part on the team, leveraging a unique combination of strategic planning, project management and business analyst skills. S/He will operate cross-functionally to clearly define scope and success criteria, manage schedule, budget and people across simultaneous projects; strategically connect individual projects to the greater vision and direction of the organization, understanding how to prioritize the work of the team accordingly; Track progress against schedule and communicate project status across appropriate audiences; Develop project management standards and oversee training, implementation, and use across non-project management staff.

Position Requirements

Desired Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree in information or computer science or an equivalent combination of education and experience, PMI certification; Experience leading process and/or technology transformation is preferred; 2 years working with WorkFront project management software; 2 years experiences using SQL tool with preference to Microsoft T-SQL; Experience with enterprise reporting tools; Experience in the higher education industry; Experience working in agile environment;

Required Experience


Bachelor’s degree; 4 years of direct project management responsibilities for cross-functional technical projects; Experience giving direction to employees across various teams and/or levels of an organization; 2 years of experience using project management tools; Experience gathering report requirements; Strong working knowledge of the Microsoft Office suite of products. MS Access.

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The Ohio State University is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation or gender identity, national origin, disability status, or protected veteran status.