Senior Analytics Associate in London at PayPal

Date Posted: 6/15/2018

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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 237 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 is seeking a qualified Analyst to join our EMEA Marketing Analytics organization. This team ensures the measurement of marketing activities (Consumer and Merchant), provides analytical consulting services and delivers high-quality reports, models and campaign evaluations. The scope of this position primarily covers the support of the Marketing Team of the EMEA region.

A typical day for the Senior Analytics Associate will include:

  • Leading and performing deep-dive analysis using analytical and statistical tools (primarily SQL and SAS) on very large, complex, multi-dimensional datasets
  • Driving to actionable insights and recommendations, communicating them to senior management
  • Setting up and managing a clear and robust process for pre-campaign test design, in-campaign reporting and post-campaign evaluation to support channel mix, message mix and targeting decision.

What does Success Look Like?  

  • You have participated in analysis of key initiatives impacting EMEA Consumers and Merchants (Marketing, Product, Customer Service, Risk, Sales)
  • You have partnered with other EMEA Analytics team and with global analytics team to ensure best practice sharing and collection of insights
  • You ensure rigorous quality control over data, analyses and metrics, and organizational clarity and alignment for key business and marketing metrics,
  • You have built and maintained pan-EMEA reporting tools on Marketing performance and Customer KPI

About you:

  • Degree in statistics, computer science, economics, operations research or mathematics preferred
  • First-time experience gained in a position such as a business analyst, online analyst, data science analyst or similar. Experience in B2B business a plus.
  • Knowledge and experience with statistics
  • Strong technical skills, including SAS, SQL, Excel, BI software (ideally Tableau)
  • Ability to structure problems and synthesize large quantities of data into clear conclusions / recommendation
  • Commercially savvy – able to translate analytical studies into actionable business insight

You might also have:

  • A passion for problem-solving, flexibility, comfort with ambiguity, creativity, and hunger to constantly ask "why?"
  • Strong written and verbal communications skills
  • Fluent English is a must and fluency in German is a plus.

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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