Manager, Business Analytics in Shanghai at PayPal

Date Posted: 8/8/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Fueled by a fundamental belief that having access to financial services creates opportunity, PayPal (NASDAQ: PYPL) is committed to democratizing financial services and empowering people and businesses to join and thrive in the global economy. Our open digital payments platform gives PayPal’s 286 million active account holders the confidence to connect and transact in new and powerful ways, whether they are online, on a mobile device, in an app, or in person. Through a combination of technological innovation and strategic partnerships, PayPal creates better ways to manage and move money, and offers choice and flexibility when sending payments, paying or getting paid. Available in more than 200 markets around the world, the PayPal platform, including Braintree, Venmo and Xoom enables consumers and merchants to receive money in more than 100 currencies, withdraw funds in 56 currencies and hold balances in their PayPal accounts in 25 currencies.

PayPal’s vision is to become the new global standard for online payments. Reporting directly to the Head of Finance China, this position will partner with China sales and marketing leaders at PayPal to provide analytical excellence for driving sustainable business growth.

Primary Job Responsibilities:

PayPal’s vision is to become the new global standard for online payments. Reporting directly to the Head of Finance China, this position will partner with China sales and marketing leaders at PayPal to provide analytical excellence for driving sustainable business growth. 

Specific responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Serve as a close partner to BU leadership team, lead analytics and be an advisor to strategic business planning and development
  • Lead analytics and monitoring for multiple initiatives for BU with a continuous improvement mindset
  • Be the analytical focal to functions of Consumer, PMM, and Integration and partner to drive continuous growth opportunities
  • Regularly present insights and recommendations to senior management for decision making and investment
  • Act as an indirect lead to a high performing team of analysts, and continue to improve the analytical excellence and growth of talents.
  • Establish analytical framework that is scalable for International LE segment

Job Requirements:

  • Strong ability to extract actionable insights from big data
  • A passion for problem-solving, comfort with ambiguity, and creativity
  • Superb attention to detail and the ability to prioritize and deliver in a fast paced, dynamic environment
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Advanced skills in Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint and financial reporting and planning systems, and ability to write SQL
  • Demonstrated high energy/creativity, a relentless customer-focus, and an entrepreneurial spirit.

Basic Qualifications:

  • BA/BS required; MBA or Equivalent is preferred
  • Min. 8 years of relevant experience
  • Proficient with data extraction, data mining, statistical analysis tools (e.g., SQL, Teradata) and complex DB environment.

We're a purpose-driven company whose beliefs are the foundation for how we conduct business every day. We hold ourselves to our One Team Behaviors which demand that we hold the highest ethical standards, to empower an open and diverse workplace, and strive to treat everyone who is touched by our business with dignity and respect. Our employees challenge the status quo, ask questions, and find solutions. We want to break down barriers to financial empowerment. Join us as we change the way the world defines financial freedom.

PayPal provides equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, PayPal will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.

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