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Jr. Analyst

Stamford, Connecticut, United States
Requisition ID: 11538

** Our headquarters is located in Stamford, CT, but the location of this position can be flexible with a preference for working in one of our office locations - Stamford, CT, or New York, NY. **

Futures Sport & Entertainment (Futures), the global data, technology, and analytics consulting company that works in collaboration with the Octagon Sports & Entertainment Network (OSEN) is growing rapidly in the US!

Founded in 2002, Futures is a technology business that brings unique, proprietary software and insights to the global sports and entertainment industries. We consult with blue-chip clients from famous rights holders, teams, and sponsors, advising on how they should optimize their investments for an increased return. From top NFL teams to Major League Baseball to global sports governing bodies and Fortune 500 companies, we work with some of the world’s most prominent and powerful leagues and properties, and our projects have stretched to all corners of the globe.

As a Junior Analyst, you will be contributing to existing client work and supporting business development efforts. Do you think of yourself as an analytical and strategic problem solver who has a business mind and a passion for sports and entertainment? If so, then this role is for you!

The work you’ll do

  • Work on projects to ensure the delivery of high-quality client outputs, on-time and on-budget
  • Manage expectations of clients and internal stakeholders
  • Present reports, recommendations, and the business implications with clients

Who we are looking for

  • 0-1 years of relevant research, data analysis and/or media planning experience
  • Excellent numeric communication skills, including advanced PowerPoint skills
  • Training in Microsoft Excel; VBA and SQL experience preferred
  • Comfort with translating complex data into easily understandable business insights 
  • Analytical background with knowledge of sports and/or media business landscape desirable
  • An analytical and strategic thinker who has passion for sports and entertainment
  • Someone who is excited by the opportunity to work in a start-up environment and grow with the business
  • A data junkie who is comfortable structuring complex problems and taking accountability for results
  • Knowledge of how to use data to generate actionable insights and their business implications
  • Someone who enjoys managing multiple projects with challenging deadlines simultaneously
  • A self-starter who has meticulous attention to detail
  • Ability to work non-traditional hours at times due to the nature of live sports

This position pays $42,000, is overtime-eligible and comes with a comprehensive benefits package.

Future Sport & Entertainment’s comprehensive benefits package includes:

  • Unlimited PTO policy – we understand you need time for play!
  • Competitive medical/dental/vision insurance plans with FSA/HSA and Dependent Care FSA options. Pet Insurance for those who need it too!
  • Generous Family and Parental Leave Policy (12 weeks) with eligibility extended to all parents regardless of gender or primary/secondary caregiver status 
  • Access to our parent company (IPG) Savings plan (401K program) with company match as well as an Employee Stock Purchase Plan (ESPP)
  • Pretax Transportation/Commuter Benefits and Parent Travel Program
  • Dedicated Mental Health resources including Headspace membership, Employee Assistance Program (CCA), and more
  • Discount portal for everyday goods and services
  • Employee Resource Groups and inclusive diversity programming and initiatives
  • Personal Development programs 

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. FS+E is an EO employer – M/F/Veteran/Disability.

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