Vice President Gaming Analytics

MGM Resorts International   •  

Las Vegas, NV

Industry: Hospitality & Recreation


11 - 15 years

Posted 91 days ago

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The Vice President Gaming Analytics is responsible for the strategic development and execution of all functions of the slots and table games analytics team. She / he will foster relationships with MGM’s leadership and is seen as a credible partner, proactively identifying focus areas to drive enterprise profit and responding to performance inquiries through root cause analysis. She / he will ensure the development of holistic, succinct executive summaries and deep dive analyses that include insights and recommendations to drive operational efficiencies and optimize financial performance.

  • Develop and lead the strategy and ensure the execution of analysis that optimizes the gaming business (slot floor optimization, merchandising, table layout, pricing, etc.)
  • Oversee analyses that drive insights and data driven decision. Work in close partnership with corporate and property leadership to ensure execution of identified opportunities
  • Actively coach and develop the team with a keen focus on leadership development, a culture of mutual respect, solutions and execution oriented, creative problem solving and ability to positively influence change to ensure a data-driven mindset is adopted across MGM Resorts International
  • Collaborate with business partners across corporate centers of excellence and properties on a project basis and ad hoc projects
  • Subject matter expert in support of gaming data governance, Master Data Management & Business Intelligence work streams on divisional dimensions.
  • Oversee team workload and ensures that team has necessary resources
  • Provides mentorship, problem resolution, and coaching to team, and creates culture enabling development of high-performing individuals. Instill importance of develop plans and develop succession plans for future team
  • Provides strategic recommendations to SVP – Analytics and business partners
  • Oversees new insight demands with currently in-progress projects
  • Oversees Human Resources responsibilities for the specifically assigned areas; create and maintain a work environment that promotes client service, teamwork, performance feedback, individual recognition, mutual respect, and employee satisfaction ensuring quality hiring, training, and succession planning processes that encompass the company’s diversity commitment
  • Networks externally to seek innovation
  • Other job-related duties as requested


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Finance, Business Management, Gaming / Casino Management or related field
  • 12+ years of leadership experience overseeing multiple business units in related field
  • Strong leadership skills with experience in developing high-performing, engaged teams with a keen focus on leadership development, accountability and execution.
  • Extensive subject area expertise (e.g., industry or function)
  • Experience and a proven track record in driving organizational change
  • Strategic view and proven track record of driving business performance through cross-functional insights and analytics
  • Able to use influence to ensure alignment and adoption of analytics capabilities and insights
  • Experience in working with all levels of management, including executives and consulting with key business stakeholders


  • MBA or MS degree preferred with quantitative orientation
  • Previous experience working in a similar resort setting