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Business Development Analyst

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Date: Aug 13, 2019

Location: Toronto, ON, CA

Company: LifeLabs

About Us


At LifeLabs, we are focused on our vision of building a healthier Canada!  We are the largest community diagnostics laboratory in Canada with over 350 collection centres, 16 laboratories and service over 20 million patients each year.  


Caring, Agile, Customer Driven, One Team - We live our values every day in what we do to help our patients and healthcare providers.  With over 5,700 employees, we all make a difference and that’s why our people are so important to us.  


This is an exciting time to join our LifeLabs team, grow your career with us and support numerous business initiatives, innovations, best practice and business development opportunities.



The Business Insights and Customer Experience (BICx) team at LifeLabs is hiring a Business Development Analyst. Reporting to the Manager, Growth and Customer Insights, the successful candidate will use advanced techniques in obtaining and analyzing data to drive insights and develop analytic capabilities to support business objectives in a time-efficient manner. This role will have the opportunity to support various unique projects and enterprise-wide transformational analytical initiatives.

Key Accountabilities:


Data Analysis and Reporting

  • Responsible for the extraction, cleansing and analysis of complex information from a variety of databases;
  • Produce, disseminate, and ensure quality of routine reports, scorecards and dashboards;
  • Analyze data to help determine insights to solve business problems or identify new opportunities;
  • Design and build interactive and static data visualizations to provide insights and enable strategic business decisions;
  • Support the development and operations of data products working collaboratively with Business Development, Operations and Client Services groups, on cross functional outcomes;


Data Infrastructure & Delivery

  • Actively identify and execute initiatives to improve process and data infrastructure;
  • Support initiatives to make business partners more self-sufficient;
  • Work with to identify opportunities to make key information more easily and reliably accessible;
  • Strictly adhere to legal and compliance guidelines regarding access and exposure to sensitive and confidential information;


Key Requirements


  • University Degree in Statistics, Mathematics, Computer Science, Economics, Engineering or other relevant field. A Masters degree is an asset
  • Experience in the healthcare industry is an asset
  • 1-2 years experience in utilizing advanced data analysis tools (SAS, Alteryx, Excel, etc.)
  • 1-2 years experience in BI platform and data visualization tools (Power BI, etc.)
  • Experience in utilizing advanced SQL data extraction and manipulation tools (MS SQL).
  • Advanced MS Office skills (Excel, Word, Access, PowerPoint, Visio)
  • Superb analytical and conceptual thinking skills; both manipulate as well as derive meaningful interpretations from data
  • Ability to take initiative, multi-task, prioritize and work in a fast-paced environment
  • Capability to liaise with all levels across the enterprise on projects and ad-hoc requests
  • Strong attention to detail is essential in this role
  • A team player and self-starter



LifeLabs is committed to building an inclusive environment and will provide accommodations in accordance with the AODA – Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act. Please indicate in your application any accommodations you will require throughout the recruitment process.  Alternatively please contact our corporate offices main line to be directed to a member of the Talent Acquisition team at  (416) 675-4530


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