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The Sacramento Kings organization is an engaging, fast-paced, and fun Sports and Entertainment Franchise. As a member of our team, you'll be given the opportunity to impact the Sacramento region both on and off the court. Combining a collaborative and innovative work environment with a talented and diverse staff, we've created a workforce in which every team member has the tools to reach their full potential.

Job Summary: The Sacramento Kings strive to improve and evolve every aspect of the way sports teams do business, and data-driven decision-making serves as the engine behind much of the team’s innovation. The Manager of Data Science position belongs to one of the most sophisticated and forward-thinking business analytics groups in professional sports and will be tasked with harnessing the power of data, applied analytics, and technology to drive results across all business units.

This full-time position is based on-site in Sacramento, CA, and offers a starting salary of $75,000-$80,000. The Sacramento Kings have a hybrid office environment: 3 days in the office, and 2 days remote.

Key Responsibility Areas:

  • Design new and innovative analytical solutions to predict customer behavior and recommend actions to drive desired outcomes involving the following organizational priorities:

  • Fan development and loyalty initiatives

  • Customer retention strategies

  • Identifying new areas of revenue growth

  • Support development and execution of sales and marketing campaigns across channels

  • Manage ongoing business models including member retention, revenue projections and sentiment analysis.

  • Build timely and compelling dashboards and visualizations for key stakeholders via the department’s business intelligence solution.

  • Work closely with data warehouse vendor to ensure data timeliness and accuracy.

  • Manage and lead the development of analysts within the ‘Revenue Analytics’ vertical of the Business Intelligence department.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Mathematics, Statistics, Data Science, or other quantitative field.

  • 3+ years of experience in an analytics function informing fast-paced business decisions.

  • Strong proficiency in SQL or similar database management systems.

  • Demonstrated ability to design and implement statistical models in R and/or Python

  • Familiarity with Tableau or other similar data visualization tools

  • Desire to lead and develop other members of the Business Intelligence team.

  • Preferred: Familiarity with Ticketmaster’s Archtics & Host ticketing platforms.

The Sacramento Kings Organization is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, gender, religion, age, disability, political beliefs, sexual orientation, marital/familial status or any other protected class under federal, state, or local law. The Sacramento Kings organization also complies with all provisions of the U.S. Government's Executive Order 11246 dated September 24, 1965 and the rules, regulations and relevant orders of the Secretary of Labor.

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