You are a metric and data-driven, business savvy machine. You are highly analytically, ask the right questions, are a true self-starter, and …. personable. You will be the “reality expert” for Animoto, helping leadership across functions translate their products and questions into actionable (and stimulating) metrics, analysis, reports, and recommendations. You will own the analytic rigor, and use it to steer, unveil, and justify critical business decisions. No dashboard, A/B test result, or board presentation graph will be believed without your stamp of approval. You are creative, experienced, persuasive, driven, personable and ready to own this!
Define the analytics and reporting function and strategy
Support product management, product marketing, marketing, engineering, web, and mobile teams to gather key information, supply metrics, dashboards, analysis and insights and guide their decisions
Lead the charge to find out what customers are using Animoto for? How do they use it why do the leave?
Work closely with the finance team to understand the financial reporting needs and new product and business opportunities
Manage the activities of a Web Analytics Specialist and an Analytics Engineer (you’ll take part in building this team!)
Show initiative, be able to chart your course and teach us along the way
One of Animoto’s five company values is “Measure, Learn, Improve.” This role embodies this company value and the person filling the role should aspire to be Animoto’s inspirational leader to help make Animoto a world-class data-driven company.
You have these->
<- deep experience in analytics and a master of reporting best practices
<- thorough understanding of standard analytics, report builder tools, and online analytics metrics. (Animoto uses Google Analytics, RJ Metrics, Optimizely and a homegrown database tool).
<- worked within other web and mobile-product organizations
<- the ability to manage others and build relationships across functions
<- business savvy, creativity, and experience to ask the right questions
<- the ability to present data in intriguing and ‘ahha’ filled visualizations
And probably have most of these too ->
<- an understanding of online subscription business models
<- an understanding of the full software-development lifecycle
<- experience with price and package testing (A/B testing)
<- experience with data warehousing concepts and reporting/BI tools.
<- experience managing others
<- at least 5 years web-based experience using analytics to drive product and business improvements
<- 4 year degree in Statistics, Economics, Computer Science or related field.
What we have for you ->
➼ A Powerful Product. We are a New York based tech company that strives to help users share their lives using the magic of video. We have over 7 million users, both consumers and businesses, a web-based video editor, mobile apps, and integrations with various partners like Shutterfly.
➼ Great team and career opportunity. Animoto is a seasoned and professional team of business leaders, engineers, and entrepreneurs. With the team under 100 people, we are small enough for this role to work across all areas in the company and to make a huge impact but established enough to offer guidance along the way and the support you need to do your job.
➼ Great benefits. Great salary, equity, 15 days of Paid Time Off, paid Holidays, 401k, 100% paid medical, dental and vision (for you and your family), Flexible Spending Account, TransitChek, paid volunteer day, fully stocked kitchen, upgraded Amazon Prime and Pandora accounts, and full use of the crockpots for the chili cookoff!
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Disclaimers: Please, NO recruiters or staffing agencies. You must be legally authorized to work in the US. Objects may be closer than they appear. We are an EEO company. We’d love to see some of your visualizations or presentation data. Tell us why you are good for this role. You can apply here -> bit.ly/16HcUtF OR send to email@example.com (use the subject line "startuply spaghet"). We look forward to hearing from you and hope to be seeing you soon at Animoto!