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Business Insights Lead

VTS, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

The leading leasing, marketing, and asset management platform taking commercial real estate businesses online.

How Does This Position Help VTS Succeed?

As a Business Insights (BI) Lead / Lead BI Analyst you will work within the Data Solutions team and alongside stakeholders across the organization as a technical lead on BI work streams and initiatives. You will use your solution-oriented mindset and advanced analytics skill set to deliver complex reporting and custom dashboards for clients. You will also work on high priority product development initiatives to standardize insights across the VTS platform.

What you can expect from this role:

  • Join a tight-knit, diverse and values-driven team of data professionals based in Toronto, Chicago, and NYC
  • Partner closely with Data Solutions Team manager to scope, plan, guide, and implement development of BI products and solutions
  • Support business stakeholders and partner with technology experts to support the development and deployment of business intelligence solutions and products
  • Develop or oversee development of processes/tools used by the team to improve analysis quality and shorten delivery cycle times/promote automation 
  • Provide subject manager expertise on technical approach, risks, and progress of strategic initiatives with Data Solutions team
  • Coach and train Analyst team on BI best practices and skills
  • Have the opportunity to progress with a clear and well-defined career growth plan
  • Partner with client-facing stakeholders (Sales, Implementation, Client Advisory)  to produce dashboards that address client reporting requirements and data visualization insights
  • Partner with Product Managers and Engineers on initiatives on the VTS insights product roadmap
  • Exposure to domains of commercial real estate and business insights/data analytics/data visualization

You’ll thrive in this role if you:

  • Possess extensive experience in an analytics/business insights role working deeply with data visualization & reporting tools such as Looker (preferred), Tableau, etc.
  • Highly proficient in SQL and interpreting complex data models
  • Exposure to a modern data stack (Snowflake, Bigquery, dbt, Fivetran, Airbyte, etc)
  • The ability to understand customer challenges and translate them across domains to produce data-driven solutions
  • Have a data-driven mindset, exceptional attention to detail and organization
  • Capable of explaining concepts and scenarios in a succinct and digestible manner
  • Expertise troubleshooting and reconciling BI issues, query performance, and optimization
  • Experience working in a SaaS environment (preferred)


What VTS Values & How We Show It:

  • Strive for Excellence - We know your potential is unlimited. Take advantage of our executive coaches and our training and career development programs available to all employees! 
  • Be Customer Obsessed - We’re employee obsessed too! VTS offers competitive compensation, comprehensive health benefits (including dental and vision), pre-tax commuter benefits, and a 401(k) plan. Not to mention the fun stuff - monthly happy hours, wellness events, clubs, and team lunches!
  • Be Curious - Benefit from a culture that promotes new learning. VTS offers an education stipend to all employees! Move as One - We work in an open floor plan to promote cross-functional collaboration. Take Ownership - Be an owner of the company you’re building with our equity packages. Appreciate the Difference - VTS embraces and celebrates diversity. We understand the importance of a strong work-life balance. We offer a flexible PTO policy, generous family leave program, and more! 
  • Move as One - We work in an open floor plan to promote cross-functional collaboration. 
  • Take Ownership - Be an owner of the company you’re building with our equity packages. 
  • Appreciate the Difference - VTS embraces and celebrates diversity. We understand the importance of a strong work-life balance. We offer a flexible PTO policy, generous family leave program, and more! 


About VTS:

VTS is the commercial real estate industry’s only technology company that unifies owners, operators, brokers, and tenants in a single platform to capitalize on opportunities revealed in every square foot of their properties. In 2013, VTS revolutionized the commercial real estate industry’s leasing operations with what is now VTS Lease. Today, the VTS Platform is the largest first-party data source in the industry, transforming how strategic decisions are made and executed by CRE professionals across the globe.

With the VTS Platform, consisting of VTS Lease, VTS Market, VTS Activate, and VTS Data, every business stakeholder in commercial real estate is given real-time market information and workflow tools to do their job with unparalleled speed and intelligence. VTS is the global leader, with more than 60% of Class A office space in the U.S., and 12 billion square feet of office, retail, and industrial space is managed through our platform worldwide. VTS’ user base includes over 45,000 CRE professionals and industry-leading customers such as Blackstone, Brookfield Properties, LaSalle Investment Management, Hines, BXP, Oxford Properties, JLL, and CBRE. To learn more about VTS, and to see our open roles, visit www.vts.com.

VTS maintains offices in New York City, London, Toronto, Chicago, and San Francisco.

To learn more about VTS and to see our open roles, visit us at vts.com or follow us on Instagram (@WeAreVTS), Twitter (@WeAreVTS), or LinkedIn.


DE&I Commitment

VTS embraces diversity and equal opportunity in a serious way. We are committed to building a team that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills. The more inclusive we are, the better our work will be.

VTS will provide any necessary accommodation during the recruitment and selection process to an employee or applicant with a disability. 

If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation at any time during the recruitment process, please let us know at ta@vts.com


About VTS

VTS is revolutionizing commercial real estate. Our mission is to become the industry's modern operating system — the place where deals happen and real-time data comes to life. Over the last 8 years, the VTS Leasing Platform has become the standard for online leasing, centralizing and correcting data for 750+ of the top landlords and helping them automate the manual aspects of the leasing process. To date, 12B+ square feet of commercial real estate is managed on our Leasing Platform globally. With this coverage, we created VTS Market, the first, integrated online marketing platform and marketplace, built on top of our Leasing Platform. As a result of bringing the marketing and leasing process online, VTS has built the largest network of real-time data in commercial real estate. With our offering called VTS Data, we provide the industry's only forward-looking view on the market.

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