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Disney: Sr. Analytics Consultant


The primary focus for this position will be to provide analytical support for the Disney Theatrical Group (DTG) which, in partnership with Management Science & Integration team, pushed the boundaries on analytics for Broadway productions.



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Location: Lake Buena Vista, FL
Web: www.disney.com


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The Walt Disney Company is a world-class entertainment and technological leader. Walt's passion was to continuously envision new ways to move audiences around the world-a passion that remains our touchstone in an enterprise that stretches from theme parks, resorts and a cruise line to sports, news, movies and a variety of other businesses. Uniting each endeavor is a commitment to creating and delivering unforgettable experiences - and we're constantly looking for new ways to enhance these exciting experiences. Bring your individual talents here and discover for yourself why a career with Disney is the opportunity you've been looking for.

"It takes people to make the dream a reality." Walt was on to something when he said that, and it continues to ring true today. No matter the stage in your career, being a part of Walt Disney Parks & Resorts means being a part of a team where you help bring innovation to life through unsurpassed products, services and most importantly remarkable experiences. As a Cast Member you are the steward and connection to our legacy and the backbone of our thriving innovations. Join our team and watch your dreams come true.

The Walt Disney Parks & Resorts (WDP&R) Management Science & Integration (MSI) consulting team is responsible for supporting clients across The Walt Disney Company including Parks and Resorts, Media Networks (ABC and ESPN), Studio Entertainment and Disney Interactive Media.

MSI leverages technology, data analytics, optimization, statistical and econometric modeling to explore opportunities, shape business decisions and drive business value. MSI seeks forward-thinking team members who are passionate about delivering quality results and enjoy working closely with business partners on both strategic and tactical challenges.

Responsibilities

The primary focus for this position will be to provide analytical support for the Disney Theatrical Group (DTG). The MSI and DTG teams have worked in partnership for several years and together have pushed the boundaries on analytics for Broadway productions (see NYTimes article).

As a Senior Integration Consultant, you will be engaged in projects that involve the use of complex models to answer difficult business questions, improve business efficiencies, or guide strategy development. This position will be responsible for collecting and analyzing large data sets, building appropriate models and reporting key findings and recommendations in a concise, actionable and efficient manner. The candidate must have strong problem solving skills, be results oriented and able to multi-task. In addition, the candidate must be able to work both independently and as a team player in a collaborative environment.

Basic Qualifications
  • Proficiency acquiring, organizing, cleansing and manipulating large amounts of data
  • Demonstrated experience performing exploratory and quantitative analysis
  • Knowledge of statistical methods, forecasting and modeling
  • Two plus years experience with SAS and SQL coding
  • Ability to simplify complex analytics into recommendations that are easily understood and executable
  • Demonstrated strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Demonstrated problem-solving and decision-making skills
  • Ability to adapt to a rapidly changing business environment and manage multiple priorities

 
Preferred Qualifications
  • Proven experience with and strong understanding of advanced analytic methods
  • Knowledge of revenue management and dynamic pricing

 
Required Education
  • Bachelor's degree in a quantitative field or equivalent

 
Preferred Education
  • Master's degree in Statistics, Mathematics, or a quantitative field or equivalent

 
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