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Senior Analyst, Employment and Internal Investigations

Date:  May 4, 2021

Broomfield, CO, US

Company:  Vail Resorts
Shift Type:  Year Round

Reach Your Peak at Vail Resorts.  As a community of adventurers and discoverers, Vail Resorts delivers an experience of a lifetime to our guests and our employees. Our team is made whole by the brave, passionate individuals who ambitiously push boundaries and challenge the status quo. Whether you’re looking for seasonal work or the career of a lifetime, join us today to reach your peak. 

Job Summary
The Sr. Analyst, Employment and Internal Investigations (Investigator) works directly with the Legal and Human Resources teams to investigate complex and high-risk matters, including violations of company policies, workplace disputes and equal employment opportunity issues, and other matters concerning financial, safety, and reputational issues for the company. You will partner with diverse stakeholders throughout the company to mitigate risk and achieve high levels of compliance, accuracy, and quality in investigations, reporting, and resolution of issues. You will also analyze data and metrics to proactively identify trends and issues to mitigate current and future risk.

Job Responsibilities
•    Conducts, plans, coordinates, and leads investigations, including conducting interviews, reviewing documents, site visits (limited and as needed), reviewing personnel records and past practices, creating investigation plans, and making finding of facts.
•    Acts as a neutral party, and promotes a balanced perspective and objective investigation outcome.
•    Listens, identifies, and distills crucial information needed to assess and resolve problems identified during investigations.
•    Works collaboratively with others, develops effective working relationships, maintains confidences, and exercises sound judgment and discretion, especially in dealing with sensitive, high-risk, and complex legal and HR issues and situations.
•    Encourages trust and builds positive relationships with HR, Legal, Employment Law, and various Operational teams based in geographically-dispersed locations.
•    Organizes, synthesizes, and analyzes information, problems, and data, including quarterly reporting on investigations and metrics.

Job Requirements
•    Bachelor’s degree
•    At least 4 years of investigation experience, with a preference for experience investigating EEO, ADA, and employment-related complaints, as well as interpreting policies and regulations
•    Ability to analyze and synthesize key insights gleaned from investigation data and analytics
•    Experience conducting sophisticated investigations, including interview methods, techniques, data analysis, reporting
•    Ability to capture data, analyze sophisticated problems, evaluate alternatives and make sound recommendations on investigations
•    Experience in a matrixed, fast-paced and rapidly-changing business environment
•    Proven track record of balancing priorities, partners and work streams
•    Solid understanding of applicable employment laws, policies, regulations, and procedures
•    Exercise independent judgment and initiative within established guidelines and present recommendations logically and persuasive
•    Exercises tact and diplomacy in dealing with sensitive and confidential issues
•    Excellent interpersonal and communications skills

The budgeted range starts at $80,000 - $97,700 + annual bonus.  Actual pay will be adjusted based on experience.


The perks include a free ski pass, and a set of benefits including... 

  • Medical, Dental, Vision insurance, and a 401(k) retirement plan  
  • Hourly employees are generally eligible for accrued Paid Time Off (PTO), Extra Time Off (ETO) and Sick Time.  Salaried employees are generally eligible for Flexible Time Off (FTO) 
  • Paid Parental Leave for eligible mothers and fathers  
  • Healthcare & Dependent Care Flexible Spending Accounts  
  • Life, AD&D, and disability insurance 


We offer a variety of career opportunities at our world-class resorts and corporate headquarters near Boulder, Colorado in fields like Finance & Accounting, Human Resources, Information Technology, Legal, Public Affairs & Sustainability, Marketing, Sales & Communications and more. Our corporate team shares both a passion for the outdoors and a drive to re-imagine the mountain resort experience around the world. Learn more at www.vailresortscareers.com

Vail Resorts is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or any other status protected by applicable law.

Requisition ID 303947

Nearest Major Market: Denver