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Disney Parks & Resorts: Quantitative Analyst (Temporary)


Engaged in projects that involve the use of complex models to answer difficult business questions, improve business efficiencies, or guide strategy development.



Disney Parks & Resorts At: Disney Parks & Resorts
Location: Lake Buena Vista, FL
Web: www.disney.com


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At Disney, we're storytellers. We make the impossible, possible. We do this through utilizing and developing cutting-edge technology and pushing the envelope to bring stories to life through our movies, products, interactive games, parks and resorts, and media networks. Now is your chance to join our talented team that delivers unparalleled creative content to audiences around the world.

The Revenue Management and Analytics (RM&A) team supports clients across The Walt Disney Company, including Walt Disney Parks & Resorts, Disney Cruise Line, Media Networks (i.e. ABC, ESPN), Studio Entertainment and Disney Consumer Products and Interactive Media in the core competencies of yield management, revenue planning, forecasting, pricing and optimization. Candidates should have a natural curiosity to understand the "why" behind business performance, take a proactive role in problem-solving, be results oriented, be able to prioritize and be a team player in a collaborative environment.

The Management Science & Integration team is a dynamic group that belongs to the Revenue Management & Analytics organization. The team provides analytical consulting support to a number of business units across The Walt Disney Company, including Media Networks, Parks and Resorts, Studio Entertainment, Consumer Products and Interactive Media.

"We make magic." That's our motto at Walt Disney Parks and Resorts. And it permeates everything we do. At Disney, you'll help inspire that magic by enabling our teams to push the limits of entertainment and create the never-before-seen!

Responsibilities
This position is temporary in nature and will be engaged in projects that involve the use of complex models to answer difficult business questions, improve business efficiencies, or guide strategy development.

Basic Qualifications
  • Basic knowledge of forecasting
  • Familiarity with SAS tools and functionality
  • Experience developing reporting solutions using business intelligence tools (e.g., SAS, Business Objects, MicroStrategy, etc.)
  • Experience translating complex problems and solutions to all levels of an organization
  • Ability to develop clear and concise thoughts into proposals, recommendations and findings
  • Proficiency acquiring, organizing, cleansing and manipulating large amounts of data
  • Demonstrated experience performing exploratory and quantitative analysis
  • Ability to adapt to a rapidly changing business environment and manage multiple priorities

 
Preferred Qualifications
  • Experience with advanced modeling and forecasting techniques
  • Two plus years experience with SAS tools (e.g., Base, Enterprise Guide, Forecast Studio, etc.)
  • Two plus years experience with SAS and SQL coding

 
Additional Information
Applicants for this role should note this is a Casual Temporary (CT) position that the selected candidate will be in for approximately 6 months. During this 6 month experience there would be an expectation for the cast member to work a minimum of 25 hours per week. Please note at the end of this experience there is no guarantee of extension or full time placement.

Disney is an equal opportunity employer. Drawing Creativity from Diversity.