Data Analyst

Job description

Who We Are

Fasken is a leading international business law and litigation firm. Our firm’s 800 lawyers are located across offices in Vancouver, Surrey, Calgary, Toronto, Ottawa, Montréal, Québec City, London and Johannesburg. Providing strategic and thoughtful advice in all areas of business law, our broad range of clients include close to half of the Fortune 100 companies, as well as corporate clients, government agencies, regulatory authorities, non-profit bodies and individuals. Our clients interests are paramount in all that we do and we take pride in supporting our communities. We are a place where bright, talented, and collegial people want to work together and we work hard together to achieve our goals in a collaborative and efficient way.

A Day In The Life

Reporting to the Manager, Operational Reporting, the Data Analyst will support the data governance and analytics solutions to support the Firm’s strategic decision making process. The successful candidate will be a data-driven individual who possesses analytical problem solving, data manipulation, and data management skills.

Hours of work are from 10 am to 6 pm PST. Occasional pre-authorized overtime may be required to meet client needs. The role is remote-first, with the occasional on-site meeting at the Vancouver office in order to collaborate with team members and business stakeholders. The Analytics team is located across several offices, therefore the candidate should be comfortable collaborating in a remote-first fashion.

Primary Responsibilities
  • Master Data Maintenance:
    • Process recurring and adhoc updates of various business fields in the ERP system
    • Perform reconciliations and quality assurance verifications before and after changes to ensure that all updates have been properly processed
    • Respond to Master Data change requests and questions from internal stakeholders (Tickets)
  • Data Governance:
    • Perform data quality review exercises to ensure the quality of data is consistent (ie. Missing fields, Improper Fields)
    • In collaboration with our Data Engineer, the Data Analyst will participate in various initiatives such as setting up and monitoring data pipelines, transformations, etc.
    • Participate in Special Projects on ad hoc basis
    • Monitor Data Quality in the ERP, and develop tools to measure
  • Development & Analytics
    • The Data Analysts will maintain or enhance existing quality monitoring reports/queries and dashboards, as well as develop new ones
    • Perform and process internal information requests (ie. Audit Requests, Reports, etc.)
    • Other Ad hoc requests and special projects
Must Haves
  • Bachelor’s degree in math, statistics, engineering, computer science, or other quantitative field, or equivalent level of experience
  • Minimum 1 - 3 years of experience in data analysis, data science, data engineering, business intelligence, database administration, or other related field
  • Intermediate Transact-SQL skills, including writing and running SQL Quer
  • Basic knowledge of SQL Data Structure (Database, Tables, etc.)
  • Some working experience with with PowerBI and SSRS knowledge is an asset
  • Strong technical skills with Microsoft 365 applications (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Teams).
Why Work With Us

Our Benefits Include

Fasken is dedicated to rewarding your contributions and encouraging your professional development. We offer a comprehensive salary and benefits package that is very competitive, together with opportunities for personal and professional growth.
  • A health and wellness subsidy
  • An annual education & tuition reimbursement
  • Flexible medical and dental benefits (effective from day 1)
  • Short term and long term disability insurance
  • Personal days
  • Employee & family assistance program
  • Paid vacation and sick days
  • Group retirement savings plan with matching contributions
  • Monetary incentive for employee referrals
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Opportunities to give back to your community through firm initiatives
  • An engaging firm culture that celebrates our hardworking and dedicated people
Diversity and Inclusion

At Fasken we believe a diverse workplace comprises individuals with unique backgrounds, characteristics and qualities. An inclusive workplace creates an equitable environment where individuals are respected and where they are welcome. Fasken is committed to diversity and inclusion in all that we do.

Accessibility and Accommodation

It is important to our Firm that all its members, including those with disabilities, find our workplace to be welcoming and supportive. Reasonable accommodations are available on request for candidates with disabilities taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

Background and Reference Checks

Any offer of employment may be conditional upon full background checks including a criminal record check, a credit check, employment and educational verification.

Your Application

We appreciate hearing from all qualified candidates, however, only those applicants whose background and experience match our requirements will be contacted. You can submit your application via our Careers page.

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