Business Analyst (Marketing)

Business Support Leeds, United Kingdom


Position at The Stars Group

The role: Business Analyst

We are looking for a Business Analyst to join our Marketing Operations team, based in our Leeds service office.

Are you our next super star?

We are building a new Marketing Centre of Excellence in Leeds and we’re looking for individuals with big ideas and the ability to think creatively and outside of the box. You will become part of a company that gives you everything you need to create winning moments to push your own boundaries and build the best experience for our millions of players around the world.

So, who are we? We’re home to some of the biggest, most exciting brands in the online gaming industry, with offices, events and players all over the world. We’re the ultimate owner of such brands as PokerStars, PokerStars Casino, BetStars, Full Tilt, Sky Bet, Sky Vegas, Sky Casino, Sky Bingo, Sky Poker and BetEasy, as well as live poker tour and event brands.

Why we need you: -

You will be working with internal and external stakeholders to assist with the ongoing integration and automation of processes within Marketing Operations. This role will require you to translate the needs of the business into meaningful specifications and create guidelines for the business.

You will be responsible for building strong and healthy relationships across the business and persuade stakeholders of the benefits of new processes and strategies. You will analyse the Group’s marketing process to identify areas that require improvement and challenge business teams and stakeholders to identify best processes and solutions.

Your role will focus on documenting and processing mapping the marketing production process across both The Stars Group and Sky Betting & Gaming to help identify gaps and establish best group practices. You will use the results of this research and analysis to drive change within Group Marketing with the goal of streamlining and automating more of the marketing processes.

Who are we looking for: -

We’re looking for a strong communicator who can analyse and generate effective solutions. You should have awareness of cost benefits and process design and be experienced in translating business requirements into written specifications. You should preferably hold a relevant degree in IT/Computer Science/Marketing or equivalent qualification.

As the ideal candidate, you will have: -

Knowledge and/or experience of SQL and/or Atlassian tool suite (JIRA/Confluence). Ideally, you will have worked in a regulated industry.

What’s in it for you?

The salary for this job is based on experience, so whilst we are not able to go into detail at this stage, we can say that we offer great salary packages and a discretionary annual performance bonus. We can also provide advice and dedicated assistance to those moving to Leeds.

We offer health and dental insurance for you, your partner and your children (if you all live at the same address). If you have a baby whilst you work for us, we will give you 1000 GBP as congratulations. In addition to that, we provide the opportunity for a discounted gym membership.

Our in-house training and development team deliver fantastic support in terms of developing your skills and helping you progress your career.

What happens next?

We will aim to get back to you as soon as possible. If you meet the criteria, then we’ll invite you to a phone interview and if that goes well we’ll meet you for a face-to-face interview.

The Group

The Stars Group is the ultimate owner of industry leading gaming brands such as PokerStars, PokerStars Casino, BetStars, Full Tilt, and the PokerStars Live brands, and through its ownership of Sky Betting & Gaming, a mobile-led leading online gaming operator, licenses the Sky Bet, Sky Vegas, Sky Casino, Sky Bingo and Sky Poker online gaming brands. Collectively, these and other brands of The Stars Group have millions of registered customers globally, forming one of the world’s largest publicly listed online gaming companies.  This role is in the Group’s Leeds service office in the Marketing department.