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Senior Data Analyst - People Analytics

Date: Apr 6, 2019

Location: Broomfield, CO, US

Company: Vail Resorts

Reach Your Peak at Vail Resorts. You're someone who pushes boundaries and challenges the status quo. You're brave, ambitious and passionate in everything you do. And we want you on our team. Pursue your fullest potential and never settle in the quest to deliver extraordinary guest service. Join one of the world's most innovative companies and re-imagine a mountain resort experience with us. Welcome to Vail Resorts. Reach Your Peak.

Welcome to Vail Resorts. Reach Your Peak.

Summary of Job:


Join a growing team!  The Data & Reporting function is an integral part of human resources at Vail Resorts.  By leveraging data and reporting techniques, the Senior Analyst of Data Analytics is responsible for understanding, anticipating, analyzing and ensuring delivery of key data and reports for HR and business stakeholders. The ability to share insights and actionable recommendations in a concise and persuasive manner is a key attribute of a successful Senior Analyst of Data Analytics. This is a highly visible consulting role, and relationship building will be a key component to your success.   Strong presentation skills and an aptitude for distilling large amounts of data into a meaningful and easily consumable story are also important.  Balancing a service-driven approach to support with an honest and independent assessment of talent metrics will be an ongoing challenge of the role.


Essential Job Responsibilities:


  • Partner with HR leaders to provide analytic input to decisions and evaluation of HR effectiveness. 
  • Provide strategic insights and manage data governance and collection.
  • Analyze standard reports and conduct in-depth analysis to formulate insights into HR performance.
  • Communicate conclusions, implications and recommendations of analyses in a clear, concise fashion to support more effective marketing decisions. You are the point of contact for key data questions for HR and will serve as a liaison between the data analyst, technology, and HR leadership.
  • Create presentations to share insights and actionable recommendations in a concise manner with key stakeholders: HR Leadership and team members, and other internal partners.
  • In conjunction with the Director of Project Management, allocate resources and prioritize projects to balance the support of broad initiatives, recurrent reporting and proactive analysis with the direct requests of the analytics team.
  • Maintain accessible knowledge base and archive of past analyses in order to facilitate enterprise wide learning.


Job Requirements:


  • Bachelor’s degree in related field (Human Resource, Business, Technology, Accounting, Finance, Economics, Marketing, or Mathematics) required, MBA preferred
  • 4 years previous experience in analytics, financial analysis, consulting, other similar field focused on data driven insights.
  • Proven experience in driving actionable recommendation and decisions based upon data driven insights.
  • Consulting experience is beneficial. Willing to work to develop relationships across the organization.
  • Highly proficient/advanced skills within MS Office (Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, Word).
  • Highly proficient/advanced skills with data visualization software, Tableau preferred.
  • Demonstrated success working with very large data sets, developing tools for streamlined analysis and creating reports that succinctly summarize complex concepts


Preferred Skills:


  • Previous experience with reporting or system administration of ATS, CRM, or HRIS systems
  • Previous experience with people analytics
  • Ability to handle multiple priorities and maintain deadlines
  • Ability to be self-directed and independent

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

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 166228

Nearest Major Market: Denver