Senior Business Analyst

SIGNA Sports United US • Houston

  • Full-time

Houston

as soon as possible

In 2021, Tennis Express was acquired by SIGNA Sports United (SSU) North American Holding. In December 2021, SIGNA Sports United successfully floated on to the New York Stock exchange and is now a publicly traded Company.  Our growth has been propelled by acquiring new Brands in leading sports businesses and scaling our current portfolio through our end-to-end e-commerce as-a-service solutions, connecting & enabling offline specialist retailers, and integrating with digital sports communities. 

Tennis Express is located in Houston, TX.  Founded in 2000, Tennis Express is a leading and award-winning specialty retailer with a vision to inspire players and support the tennis communities we serve.  With a focus on connecting customers with the lifestyle and tennis gear that they need to succeed, Tennis Express serves our customer both in our physical retail store and online at www.tennisexpress.com.  Our 15,000 sq ft flagship retail store has become a lighthouse destination for tennis enthusiasts.

What you will be responsible for

Reporting to VP Operations, this role will play a critical part in identifying the metrics and levers that move our business and help inform strategy development.  With 90% of our business coming from e-commerce, ongoing analysis of Google Analytics and the identification of opportunities for online enhancements is a must.  The Senior Business Analyst will have responsibility for understanding, preparing, processing, and analyzing data to make the data valuable and useful for operational and/or decision-making purposes, thus requiring strong analytical and business intelligence skills.  This role requires experience leveraging MySQL, SQL, and Google Analytics.

 

EXAMPLES OF DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Prepares and analyzes data, which can include locating, profiling, cleansing, extracting, mapping, importing, transforming, validating or modeling. 
  • Applies query, data exploration and transformation, basic statistical methods and visualization techniques to create business insights or improve data quality.
  • Uses knowledge of business objectives, strategies, and needs to identify opportunities where data can be leveraged to achieve the desired business benefits.
  • Experience collaborating with business users to collect / refine requirements to meet data visualization and reporting needs
  • Highly proficient using at least one data visualization product (MySQL, Google Analytics, Tableau, etc.)
  • Advanced working knowledge of data mining using, ETL, data warehouse as well as Excel (Macros)
  • Communicates information so that it is easy to understand and influences others to take action based on the useful information provided.
  • Excellent written and verbal communications across technical and non-technical stakeholders and experience presenting to senior executives
  • Proven track record of crystallizing out impactful and actionable insight from big data

What we're looking for

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business, Computer Science, or similar field or equivalent experience
  • 3-5 years’ experience in business analytics role with increasing responsibility, preferably in e-commerce or retail
  • Experience in MySQL, SQL, and Google Analytics; programming knowledge a plus
  • Excellent attention to detail, organizational skills, time management, and influencing cross functionally
  • Strong business acumen, ability to partner at all levels of the organization
  • Proven experience effectively prioritizing workload to meet deadlines and work objectives
  • Ability to multi-task in a fast-paced working environment; exhibit advanced analytical and problem-solving skills with the ability to leverage technology to solve problems
  • Proficient in Microsoft Applications (i.e., Excel, PowerPoint, Word)
  • Entrepreneurial spirit - excited by the challenges that come along with building brands

What you need to know

We celebrate diversity and are committed to building teams that represent a variety of backgrounds, perspectives and skills. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit and business need.

We at SIGNA Sports United believe that our team-spirit burns brightest when we're together. We also believe in flexible working models. As such, we provide a place for you to come, work and collaborate in any of our offices in the country you are employed in. And of course, you can work from home if needed.

About us

We never rest thinking we are the best. It‘s always about pushing forward and solving new problems and unknown spaces. Join our team and work with the brightest strategic minds. We are looking for support for our next big M&A deals and for projects run out of our „UMC – United Mission Control Center“. We offer support to our Businesses from our Commercial Operations experts, providing  pricing, marketing and commercial inhouse consulting. 

 

 

News & Insights

since 15.12.2021 we are listed on New York Stock Exchange
since 15.12.2021 we are listed on New York Stock Exchange

Since 15.12.2021 we are a publicly traded company on the New York Stock Exchange. We have been honoring this important day with some celebratory moments together with our Business Units and colleagues watching remote all around the world. Being a publicly listed company is an amazing achievement and has fueled our energy even more - we are here to conquer! If you have passion for sports - join us! Many exciting open vacancies are waiting for you!

Our benefits

Fast paced company with exciting challenges

Flat hierarchies and fast decision making

Highly self-organised and autonomous way of working

Open and transparent international company culture

Exciting Combination of Tech and Sports e-commerce

Very dynamic environment with sport-enthusiastic colleagues

Reports

Tayla
Tayla
Recruitment Manager

I’m Tayla, The Recruitment Manager at SIGNA-Sports United.

Throughout my career I have had a people-centric focus. It is what drives me and gives me purpose. My passion is to help others, explore and accomplish their dreams.

With an analytical mindset and a passion for people recruitment became my home. A home where I
could build strong relationships and match candidates with their dream positions and careers. My
purpose has always been about inspiring, encouraging and fulfilling aspirations.

Hence why I started at SSU, it is a place that encourages growth, autonomy and innovation. An
environment where your opinions are valued and your impact great. A place filled with passionate
people, hardworking and collaborative, with a team spirit that inspires.

Be INSPIRED, by joining an amazing team of high-calibre individuals that are passionate about sports
and the outdoors. We are SPORTS ENTHUSIASTS, we are DRIVEN, we are PASSIONATE, and we are INNOVATIVE!

Get in Touch: careers@signa-sportsunited.com

Contacts

If you have any questions please send us an email

 

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