Kentucky Council on Postsecondary Education

Senior Associate, Data and Advanced Analytics

Position: Full-time state government non-merit position

Starting Date: Open until filled

Location: In-person position in Frankfort, KY, with option for limited remote work with approval of supervisor

Compensation: Competitive salary and state benefits

The Council on Postsecondary Education is responsible for the coordination of a multi-sector, statewide higher education enterprise comprising Kentucky’s public universities and community and technical colleges serving nearly 250,000 students. In addition, the CPE licenses private for-profit and nonprofit colleges and universities operating in the state. 


As an integral member of the Council’s Data and Advanced Analytics Unit, the Senior Associate will be responsible for the fulfillment of all internal and external data requests using Tableau and other business intelligence tools. This includes supporting researchers by creating and providing research datasets, performing descriptive analysis in support of agency projects, and maintaining/running scripts for reoccurring external reporting obligations. This position reports to the Executive Director.

Duties and Responsibilities


Contact Information

Interested applicants should send a letter of application, a resume, and the names, titles, and contact information for at least three professional references to:

Rae Smith, Human Resources
Kentucky Council on Postsecondary Education
100 Airport Road, Second Floor
Frankfort, KY 40601  

The Council on Postsecondary Education is committed to a diverse workforce, equal opportunity and nondiscrimination. CPE prohibits discrimination because of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or expressions, ancestry, age, pregnancy or related medical condition, marital or familial status, disability, veteran status, political affiliation, or genetic information.

Last Updated: 11/18/2021