Data analyst

A true jewel of Quebec culture for more than 40 years, the Just For Laughs Group stands out for its cultural and commercial success as well as its strong global reach. Whether it’s the millions of fans visiting every day the Gags and JFL Comedy platforms, or the millions of festivalgoers gathered around the globe at our prestigious events, the Just For Laughs Group is the world leader in comedy entertainment.

The Just For Laughs Group is looking for a: Data analyst

Reporting to the Senior Director, Technology and Content Monetization, the data analyst will be responsible for exploiting and interpreting the data of the digital department to generate observations and invaluable business intelligence.

Description of the main responsibilities:

  • Using automated tools to extract data from primary and secondary sources
  • Developing and maintaining databases, data systems – reorganizing data in a readable format
  • Identify potential revenue leak
  • Filter Data by reviewing reports and performance indicators to identify and correct code problems
  • Using statistical tools to identify, analyze, and interpret patterns and trends in complex data sets that could be helpful for the diagnosis and prediction
  • Support our content managers in optimizing and improving content performance through analysis and insights.
  • Identify, develop, and provide analytical answers to challenges faced by our team.
  • Preparing reports on stating trends, patterns, and predictions using relevant data
  • Working with developers to identify process improvement opportunities, propose system modifications, and devise data governance strategies.
  • Preparing analysis reports for the stakeholders to understand the data-analysis steps, enabling them to take important decisions based on various facts and trends.
  • Promote knowledge and understanding of online users/customers behaviour through clear and well-documented analyses.
  • Establish strong working relationships with partners and colleagues built on trust
  • Lead Exploratory Data Analysis Project.


Skills and competences:

  • Strong mathematical skills to help collect, measure, organize and analyze data
  • Knowledge of programming languages like SQL and Python
  • Technical proficiency regarding database design development, data models, techniques for data mining, and segmentation.
  • Experience in handling reporting tool like Business Objects, Power BI, etc
  • Proficiency in statistics and statistical software like Excel, SPSS, SAS to be used for data set analyzing
  • Knowledge of digital platforms (Facebook, Youtube, Snapchat, etc)
  • Knowledge of data visualization software
  • Knowledge of how to create and apply the most accurate algorithms to datasets to find solutions
  • Problem-solving skills
  • Accuracy and attention to detail
  • Adept at queries, writing reports, and making presentations
  • Team-working skills
  • Verbal and Written communication skills
  • Proven working experience in data analysis
  • Minimum 3 years experience in a similar position.