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2017-12-122018-01-10

Manager, Applied Analytics

Universal City, CA
  • Job Code
    37786BR
Company NBC Universal

Job Title Manager, Applied Analytics

Jobid 23768-390385

Location: Universal City, CA, 91608, USA

Description **Job Number** 37786BR

**Job Title** Manager, Applied Analytics

**Business Segment** Staff

**Sub-Business** Enterprise Business Intelligence

**Posting Category** Strategy & Business Development

**About Us** NBCUniversal is one of the world’s leading media and entertainment companies in the development, production, and marketing of entertainment, news, and information to a global audience. NBCUniversal owns and operates a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, and world-renowned theme parks. NBCUniversal’s policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender identity or expression, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status, membership in the uniformed services, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law. NBCUniversal will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with relevant legal requirements, including the City of Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative For Hiring Ordinance, where applicable.



Enterprise Business Intelligence Overview

The Enterprise Business Intelligence (EBI) team is an analytics- and data-centric organization that partners with business units to champion the collaborative use of NBCU data assets and advanced analytics/insights to drive business results. Our role is to elevate NBCU through intelligent and deliberate use of data assets coupled with advanced analytics that raise our understanding of our customers and inform critical decisions that drive our business every day. We will do this by enhancing the quantity, the quality and the accuracy of information used for decision making, as well as the efficiency and agility of the underlying analytic business processes. Applied Analytics is a primary area of focus for the NBCU Enterprise Business Intelligence organization.

**Country** United States

**State** California

**City** Universal City

**Responsibilities**

Position Overview

The Manager, Applied Analytics, will be responsible for delivering advanced analytics- and data-centric business support across NBCU business units located on the West Coast (Filmed Entertainment Group, Universal Studios Hollywood, NBC Entertainment). In this role, you will maintain a broad NBCU perspective regarding data assets and analytic activity, while aligning and executing with business units at a local level. You will provide expertise in data/analytics, with a focus on initiatives that empower business units to extract greater value from company data assets and deliver insights derived through advanced analytics. You will embrace an external, business-facing focus, applying innovative approaches to solve complex challenges with the support of the Applied Analytics team and the broader EBI organization.



Here what you’ll do in this role

**Delivery of Advanced Analytics and Enterprise Data Projects**



+ Bring an analytical, data-driven mindset and focus on solutions to business partners and collaborate with their teams to deliver meaningful value by utilizing enterprise data assets.

+ Surface the data and analytic needs of each respective business unit in order to execute projects and ensure accurate high-quality output.

+ Partner with business unit stakeholders and solution leads in other EBI teams and IT to capture business requirements and to ensure execution on data and analytic solutions, on time and above expectations.

**Analytic and Technical Leadership**



+ Establish and cultivate strong, collaborative working relationships with peers and the analyst community within various Business Units.

+ Grow technical, business, and analytic skills and understanding to keep abreast of trends and innovative approaches.

**Change Management**



+ Identify barriers to adoption and usage of EBI-developed advanced analytics, decision sciences, and data product solutions; collaborate with business units, Applied Analytics team and broader EBI organization to address barriers.

+ Develop and implement training and other programs in support of business unit adoption and usage of EBI data and analytic solutions.

+ Recognize profitability and revenue potential in business opportunities and champion innovative ways to capitalize on them.

+ Identify potential redundant efforts across business units; champion plans and recommendations for solutions that leverage the strength of holistic, shared approaches.

**Qualifications/Requirements**

Basic Qualifications



If this sounds like you, we can’t wait to meet you!



+ 5+ years of experience in analytics with increasing responsibility in Entertainment, Media, Communications, Financial Services, Travel/Leisure, or related industries.

+ Bachelors’ degree

+ Strong technical skills (e.g., SQL, SAS, R, Hive, Python), data visualization skills (e.g., Domo, Tableau, PowerBI), and advanced analytics skills are required



Fine Print for Eligibility



+ Interested candidates must submit a resume/CV through www.nbcunicareers.com to be considered

+ Must be willing to work in Universal City, CA

**Desired Characteristics**

Bonus Points if this describes you



+ Creative, results-driven problem-solver; takes a high level of initiative, has a strong sense of personal accountability to follow-through at all times.

+ Solid verbal, written and presentation skills.

+ Takes ownership for getting things done; achieves goals through operational excellence.

+ Results-driven, with an unwavering focus on creating value and driving profitable growth.

+ Solid verbal, written and presentation skills.

+ Strong preference for quantitative coursework in Business, Finance, Economics, Behavioral Science, Mathematics, Statistics, Quantitative Methods, Engineering, Operations Research, Computer Science or related field of study. An advanced degree (MA, MS, MBA, PhD or equivalent) in one of the above fields of study is preferred.

+ Web and marketing analytics skills (e.g, Adobe Analytics, Google Analytics, SalesForce) are preferred

We are an equal opportunity employer, offering a great work environment, challenging career opportunities, professional training and competitive compensation. Click Here to view the NBCUniversal Candidate Privacy Statement.



The NBC Owned Television Stations create and distribute engaging content that connects with a valuable audience in 10 major markets across the country. Our content platforms include: NBC Stations broadcast and COZI TV, station websites, digital out-of home, and mobile.  Through our local news operations, our lifestyle production arm LX.TV, and our local sales marketing and production teams, NBC creates content that connects communities with the people, events, and issues they care about most.

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