Job Title:

Specialist, Academic Systems

Grade Level/Terms of Employment:

Grade 124 / 12 Month (260 days) Contract

FLSA Status:


Work Location:

Academic Office 

Immediate Supervisor:

Director, Academic Operations



General Description:


The Specialist, Academic Systems is responsible for leading the analysis, reporting, and strategic use of data related to student achievement outcomes and school quality, while also focusing on the improvement of existing Academic Operations processes that enable schools to carry out their mission of providing high quality instruction to all students every day. The Specialist analyzes and presents data to internal and external stakeholders, including RPS senior leadership; uses data to partner with division teams to enable informed decision-making and builds capacity and tools to enable stakeholders at various levels of the organization to use the data to drive continuous improvement. The Specialist also uses project management skills to identify and improve the flow of information, guide the successful and efficient execution of projects across the Academics Office, and ensure institutional knowledge is organized and utilized.



Essential Duties and Responsibilities:





Education and Experience


Essential Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

HOW TO APPLY: All applicants (including RPS employees) must submit an on-line application. Please access website at:

Please upload the following information with your application: a current resume, transcript and license if applicable.  Three references names and contact information will be required if you progress to the interview step of the selection process.  Richmond Public Schools will conduct a background investigation, fingerprinting, tuberculosis screening as a condition of employment. EOE.