Career opportunity

Data Engineer & Analyst

Business Intelligence Reporting

The football landscape is constantly changing, new opportunities arise, and the challenges faced by clubs, leagues, federations, and sponsors evolve. Ace Advisory are among the world’s leading sports knowledge advisors, providing broad industry insight and analysis, whilst delivering the value that is demanded by football industry stakeholders.

Ace Advisory was recently established following a spin-off from KPMG’s sports advisory practice. Our team is a market leader in assisting clients in the sport and leisure industries. Our primary focus is on professional football through our widely recognized Football Benchmark data & analytics platform. Beyond that we also offer a broad portfolio of services in other sports. 

At the start of this exciting new era as an independent firm, Ace Advisory are now looking for a new colleague to deliver business intelligence and solutions to clients. The main responsibility of the role is to support the maintenance and development of the Football Benchmark product (collection of MS Power BI dashboards and reports) and to design, develop and maintain new data models and business intelligence reports for our existing and prospective clients. The role also includes occasional report writing tasks. The ideal applicant should possess a deep understanding of MS Power BI Desktop and Service, SQL. or have considerable experience with working with similar business intelligence solutions.

WHAT WE OFFER
  • Career growth within an international business environment
  • Work with and for clients in the world of football and other sports 
  • Excellent opportunity for professional and personal development
  • An attractive remuneration and benefits package
  • To be a part of a young and motivated team

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Prepare and manage datasets for BI reports and other business advisory projects (MS Excel, SQL, etc.)
  • Design and develop reports using Power BI. This includes new additions to Football Benchmark and custom-made reports for other clients from the sports world, as well
  • Support the maintenance of the existing Power BI reports of Football Benchmark, which cover three distinct topics: Club Finance & Operations, Social Media Analytics and Football Player Valuation. You can check out the free version of the Football Benchmark reports after a registration on our website
  • Keep up to date with the latest development in the field of business intelligence (especially with Power BI), implement the best practices in our dashboards
  • Outside of BI responsibilities, occasionally take part in sports business advisory engagements through data analysis and/or report writing
  • Act as a liaison between our team and external suppliers who support our work
REQUIREMENTS
  • Experience with Power BI (or with a similar business intelligence/data visualization solution) and reporting/data modeling
  • SQL knowledge
  • Advanced MS Excel experience/skills
  • Programming knowledge (Python), website developer experience and graphic design skills are an advantage
  • Degree in a business, economics, or information technology related discipline
  • Fluent English language, additional languages are an advantage
  • Be passionate about football
  • To be based in Budapest, Hungary with flexibility to occasionally travel abroad

If you are up for the challenge, please apply via LinkedIn here.