Ontario Basketball Analyst, Data Analytics Full Time in Ontario

Ontario Basketball

Branch ON CA

Analyst, Data Analytics

We are the parent company of the Toronto Maple Leafs (NHL), Toronto Raptors (NBA), Toronto FC (MLS), and Toronto Marlies (AHL)….


MLSE is one of North America’s leading providers of unimaginable experiences. We are the parent company of the Toronto Maple Leafs (NHL), Toronto Raptors (NBA), Toronto FC (MLS), and Toronto Marlies (AHL). Our talented group of professionals are accountable for delivering everything our teams need to win. At the end of the day, our mission is simple: bring the world to its feet.


MLSE is looking for a highly motivated and energetic Analyst to join our Data Analytics Centre of Excellence. The ideal candidate will have experience in Business and Applied Analytics in a complex and fast-paced environment.

At its core, the Data Analytics Centre of Excellence is a diversely-trained, quantitatively-focused Team who balances their expertise in statistics and programming with their interest in business. The Team acts as internal consultants with several internal business units, and partners with these units to help them achieve their business objectives. Each day for the Team is new and challenging: whether predicting the future, measuring historical performance, or analyzing customer behaviours.

Our Analyst will have expertise in business analytics and financial analysis, with a consulting mindset. The majority of the work will be focused on performance measurement and sales optimization for multiple areas of the MLSE business. Mission critical skills are the ability to frame business problems, collect relevant data, build appropriate models, and be able to communicate the results to a non-technical audience to drive strategic decision making.


Consult with the Ticket Sales and Customer Service teams to understand business objectives and develop analyses to support decision making

Generate dashboards, standardized reports, and develop complex analytical and financial models

Analytical model development, design, and operational deployment

Balancing several dynamic analytical projects simultaneously

Non-technical communication of insights to key stakeholders and senior leadership


Strong background in SQL

Programming skills in R or Python considered an asset

Experience in Analytics and/or consulting experience

Educational background in Business, Economics, Statistics, Mathematics, Engineering, or other quantitative field

Team first, positive, people-oriented, and energetic attitude

Entrepreneurial spirit, enjoys working with data and likes to solve business problems

Curious, open-minded personality with a strong willingness to learn

Excellent communication skills; able to explain complex insights to a non-technical audience

We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Maple Leaf Sports & Entertainment Partnership will provide reasonable accommodation for qualified individuals with disabilities in the job application process.

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Employment Type: Full Time
Location: , ON, CA
Posted on: 2017-04-01
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