Sales Channel Planning Analyst - Two Year Project Hire

  • The Walt Disney Company
  • Anaheim, CA, USA
  • Feb 06, 2019
Contract Business Analytics Data Analysis Digital Media Forecasting Market Research Sales SAS SQL Tableau Teradata

Job Description

Support reporting and data mining efforts providing analysis that drives sales recommendations and uncovers opportunities to grow Walt Disney’s Domestic Parks and Resorts. This is a 24-month Project Hire (PH) role within the Sales Analytics and Insights (SAI) team. The role will be focused on building reporting platforms integrating multiple data sources and driving reporting efficiencies. Additional responsibilities will include working closely with internal partners to develop an understanding of the business needs to identify business trends and provide insights. The role requires problem solving, integration with key business partners; statistical analysis, data management, and visualization of the broader scope. The successful candidate will be a savvy analyst who can deliver results and thrive on excellence.

Join Our Team:

Consumer Insight, Measurement, & Analytics (CIMA) is an organization that enables data-driven and consumer-centric decision making through integrated, objective and actionable insights. Within CIMA, the SAI team provides objective decision support to the Sales organization in the following areas: client and cast incentives, sales channel analytics and growth, and sales strategy.


Your Role:

  • Pursue innovation - Develop new efficiencies and processes for extracting and merging various big data sets
  • Share knowledge - Develop an understanding of various internal and external sales-related systems for consulting with clients
  • Exceed the goal – Support multiple short- and long-term projects simultaneously under changing and challenging constraints
  • Interact - Foster relationships with other internal departments and project stakeholders

Basic Qualifications: 

  • Demonstrated strong written and verbal communication skills with the ability to develop and articulate actionable, fact-based, insights and recommendations.
  • Demonstrated ability to leverage data integration software skills including spreadsheets and databases software
  • Proven experience working with Tableau and other reporting and data mining tools (e.g., SAS, Teradata SQL, Business Objects, Crystal Reports, etc.)
  • Demonstrated proficiency in use of Microsoft Office programs (especially PowerPoint and Excel)
  • Demonstrated strong problem-solving and critical thinking skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills, including the ability to partner with others and deal effectively with multiple projects and changing priorities

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Walt Disney Parks and Resorts experience
  • Marketing analytics experience
  • Travel industry experience

Required Education:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent with concentration in Business, Data Analysis, Statistics, Industrial Engineering, Operations Research, Finance or similar discipline

Preferred Education:

  • Master’s degree or equivalent experience with a concentration in Business Administration, Data Mining & Analysis, Statistics, Industrial Engineering, Operations Research, Finance or similar discipline


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