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Analytics Fellow with Houston Astros in Houston, TX

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Analytics Fellow 
Department:                      Baseball Operations, Business Strategy & Analytics
Supervisor:                         Sr. Analyst 
Classification:                   Full-time (Exempt) / Temporary 

Summary:
The Houston Astros Business Strategy & Analytics Department’s mission is to engage in and facilitate data driven decisions that improve the fan experience and drive revenue.  The focus of the team is across business operations, including ticket sales and service, sponsorship, and marketing. 
As an Analytics Fellow on the Business Strategy & Analytics team, you will conduct data-oriented analysis, collect and synthesizes information, and present insights to support strategic business decisions.  Qualified candidates will be detail oriented, conscientious (always follows through on commitments), analytical, and have a passion for baseball.  We are looking for someone who has the ability to diagnose a problem, is able to collect and analyze relevant information, has strong presentation skills, and can handle multiple projects simultaneously.  The ideal candidate will ask questions, engage in brainstorming, and bring an entrepreneurial attitude to their work. This position is a one-year fellowship program, is salary based, and is eligible to receive benefits.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:
  • Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
  • Extract key observations and insights from internal and external data sources to support decision-making in revenue generating departments
  • Deliver effective presentations of findings and recommendations to multiple levels of stakeholders, creating visual displays of quantitative information
  • Organize, build, and analyze all fan-focused research surveys
  • Provide additional support for on-going Business Strategy & Analytics projects

Education and/or Experience:
  • Bachelor’s degree in business, economics, statistics, computer science, engineering, or related field with a record of strong academic achievement
  • Experience pulling data from datasets and performing an analysis to arrive at an answer
  • Possess a strong working knowledge of Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Has a passion for baseball, preferred 
  • Capable of translating analysis results into business recommendations, preferred 
  • Possess an understanding of BI tools (i.e. Tableau, Microsoft PowerBI) and their application, including database warehousing and dashboarding experience, preferred 

Work Environment
This job operates in an office setting. This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones and photocopiers.  The noise level is usually moderate but can be loud within the stadium environment.  

Physical Demands
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. This is a largely sedentary role. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close and focused vision.  

Position Type and Expected Hours of Work
Ability to work a flexible schedule, including; extended hours, evenings, weekends, and holidays.

Travel
Rare travel maybe expected in this role. 

Other Duties
Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. 

EOE/M/F/Vet/Disability 

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