1 Reply Latest reply on Jan 7, 2020 2:38 AM by Ciara Brennan

    Job opportunity | Tableau Data Analyst | Rugby Australia

    Ciara Brennan




      Tableau Data Analyst



      To work out of Rugby Australia, Moore Park



      Rugby Australia is looking to recruit someone who is passionate about sport and data for the position of Tableau Data Analyst to join the Analytics Program in Sydney. The successful candidate will be instrumental in driving a data-informed culture throughout Rugby in Australia.

      Reporting to the Head of Analytics, you will be responsible for the leadership of the Tableau ecosystem at Rugby Australia. In this role, you will work in partnership with various internal and external business units to understand requirements, build engaging dashboards, train users in the benefits of interacting with datasets and to ultimately foster a data-informed community.

      Applicants should have extensive experience in collecting, preparing, analysing and presenting data, preferably in a sport environment. Applicants must prove an advanced knowledge of Tableau products.

      Potential candidates should have a high level of professionalism, a drive to continuously develop themselves together with those around them and thrive within a hard-working, progressive and motivated environment.

      Successful candidates will demonstrate proactiveness, flexibility, and confidence in their delivery of analysis, will have the ability to communicate concisely, assertively and effectively with various professional disciplines and at all levels of an organisation in order to provoke thought, with the ability to adapt quickly to changing circumstances.


      • Administer Rugby Australia’s Tableau Online portal which services multiple organisations in the Australian Rugby landscape
      • Work with business units to collect requirements on what data is collected, how it is currently reported, and how current workflows can be improved
      • Work with Technology team to ensure data is flowing correctly through our various source systems into Rugby Australia’s data warehouse
      • Design, develop, publish and maintain quality Tableau visualisations and dashboards as per requirements to facilitate easy access to actionable insight
      • Proactively drive a data driven community, with ability to engage and train stakeholders in the benefits of sound data management principles and the advantages of connecting and interacting with datasets using Tableau Desktop

      To be successful, you must have:

      • Strong Tableau experience, with proven ability to design creative, visual dashboards – ideally Tableau Desktop Certified Associate
      • Advanced proficiency and experience working with Excel and SQL
      • Familiarity with data warehouse principles and technologies, in particular the AWS product suite
      • Salesforce and Google Analytics knowledge beneficial
      • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and visual
      • Ability to initiate, monitor and review projects and activities in line with organisational plans
      • Demonstrated ability to develop and maintain relationships with a diverse group of stakeholders
      • Ability to work proactively and unsupervised, with the drive and vigour to constantly strive for improvement

      Desirable skills to have:

      • Keen interest and understanding of Rugby Union

      To apply please send your CV and cover letter supporting your application torecruitment@rugby.com.au, specifying which role you are applying for. Applications close 24th January 2020 at 4pm AEDT.