– Business Planning and Analysis
Location: Pasadena, CA
Company Description :
OpenX’s purpose is to help businesses worldwide grow by providing compelling, open online advertising products and services that drive revenue. OpenX operates at the intersection of advertising technology, advertising business model innovation and open-source communities.
Today OpenX’s primary product is the world’s leading open-source ad server, which is used by over 30,000 publishers on more than 100,000 web sites in order to configure ad space, manage and optimize ad inventory and serve ads. More than 200 billion ad impressions run through OpenX’s software every month. OpenX is used by web sites in over 100 countries and has been translated by its community of users into over 20 languages. OpenX is rapidly building out a world-class team to build and execute a compelling, differentiated commercial strategy on top of OpenX's significant existing asset base.
OpenX is led by CEO Tim Cadogan (former SVP Global Advertising Marketplaces at Yahoo! and early core team member at GoTo/Overture) and Chairman Jon Miller (former CEO and Chairman of AOL, now CEO of Digital Media at News Corp). OpenX is backed by Accel Partners, Index and O'Reilly AlphaTech Ventures among others.
Job Description :
As a member of the Business Planning and Analysis team you will play an integral role in the business planning process and in providing analytical and decision support to business units across the company. This includes developing business analyses, generating internal management reports, monitoring key performance indicators and driving the scaling and automation of reporting processes. The individual will also execute sophisticated quantitative analyses and advanced modeling that translates data into actionable insights, and develop financial and data models and tools to provide a platform for decision making support on a variety of business issues and key initiatives.
Execute sophisticated quantitative analyses and advanced modeling that translates data into actionable insights
Develop financial and data models and tools that provide a platform for decision making on a variety of business issues and key initiatives
Build performance and revenue reporting tools for internal customers
Provide analytical and decision-making support for key company initiatives.
Ah-hoc analysis and reporting as needed
1-3 years of analytical work experience, preferably within a consulting, investment banking or corporate finance/strategic planning role.
Superior analytical abilities and the ability to form key, succinct insights and recommendations from comprehensive analyses involving large amounts of data.
Strong problem solving and business modeling skills.
Strong quantitative skills and proficiency with MS Office suite of applications. Experience with Access and Statistical Modeling packages a plus.
Outstanding written and verbal communication skills, including the ability to author and deliver presentations.
Ability to interface and effectively communicate with multiple levels of management.
Extremely proactive with a strong bias for action; naturally inquisitive; desire to continuously improve current business practices/processes.
Organized, detail-oriented, and ability to multi-task
SQL and Tableau a plus
Openx - 14 months ago