oDesk, the world’s largest and fastest-growing online workplace, is looking for a highly analytical and dynamic individual to drive key marketing analyses. The Marketing Analytics Manager will employ database queries, economic modeling and other quantitative approaches to generate insights about our customers and business. In addition to crafting high-impact analyses, this individual will communicate findings with teams across the organization and collaborate closely with Product, Finance and Operations.
If you have a zeal for quantitative analysis, think there is no dataset too large, no analytical challenge too great, this may be the perfect job for you. The ideal candidate is a master at manipulating and synthesizing data, as well as wielding it to answer critical business questions. He or she enjoys taking creative and pragmatic approaches to problem-solving. In addition to being adept at rigorous analysis, this individual has a strong intuition about customer behavior and marketing considerations.
The Marketing Analytics Manager will play a key role in growing our successful marketplace for online work. Come join us in changing the way people work around the world!
Deliver authoritative analysis spanning a broad range of topics including: customer behavior, campaign performance, market dynamics, product usage funnels, and financial modeling
Develop analytical approaches to measure trends and answer key business questions
Create reports, dashboards and business intelligence tools to help teams track key metrics
Identify and communicate key business insights to marketing leadership and other key team members across the company
Collaborate with cross-functional teams to define logging and tool integration requirements
Strong mastery in relational database analysis and SQL query writing
2+ years experience performing analysis for data-driven decision making, preferably in a marketing, eCommerce, or product-oriented function
Proficiency in Excel and Powerpoint
Familiarity with basic statistical techniques and tools
Superior written and verbal communication skills
Strong ability to frame problems, dive deep into analyzing complex data sets, evaluate implications, and communicate insights
Readiness to enter a fast-paced environment, with a willingness to take on multiple projects, fulfill priorities and meet deadlines
Bachelor’s or equivalent degree
Bonus credentials: scripting abilities (Python, php, VBA), web development skills (HTML, CSS), experience in email or CRM-based marketing, Adwords and/or other SEM tools
oDesk is where the world goes to work! We are the world’s largest online workplace, connecting savvy businesses with independent professionals via the Internet. Businesses empowered their growth by spending more than $360 million on oDesk’s platform for online talent in 2012. oDesk has recently been featured in Forbes, the Wall Street Journal, and Bloomberg, and was named by Wired recently as one of the “Silicon Valley companies you wished you worked for.”