Senior Analyst – Revenue Management – LivingSocial

Chicago, IL, US

Job Description / Skills Required

Requisition ID: R12884
You know LivingSocial as place to buy and share the best things to do in your city and beyond. And since we were acquired by Groupon, we’re poised to do that at an even bigger scale. We take great pride in putting the customer at the center of everything we do. And as we continue to grow our brand within the Groupon family, we’re seeking a hungry, data-driven analytics professional to help us keep focused on that mission.

The Sr. Analyst, Revenue Management falls under the Revenue Management function and is responsible for using data-driven insights to optimize business strategy and deliver on growth targets for the LivingSocial business. The Sr. Analyst will work closely with partners in Merchandising, Marketing, and Finance to understand performance, identify opportunities for improvement, and develop plans of action to maximize revenue.

Responsibilities:

Track daily business performance metrics through the creation of standard reporting dashboards and ad hoc analyses
​Build SQL queries to access and analyze a wide range of datasets, including metrics on supply, customers, and merchandising
Deep dive into data to develop actionable insights and communicate findings to key stakeholders
Support revenue management, operations, and merchandising teams with analyses to help maximize overall revenue performance
Professional Qualifications:

2-5 years professional experience
Bachelor’s degree required
Strong Excel skills and SQL required. Familiarity with Tableau or R a plus
Excited by working with data, measuring performance, and making decisions based on quantitative and/or deductive reasoning
Self-starter, fast learner, adaptive to fast-paced working environment,
Demonstrated success in ingesting, analyzing, and presenting large data-sets.
Personal Qualities

Constantly delivers progress & will not allow the perfect to become the enemy of the good
Unquenchable curiosity
Deadline driven with bias towards ruthless prioritization
Bias for action, and experience making things happen in a fast-paced, dynamic environment.

Groupon provides a global marketplace where people can buy just about anything, anywhere, anytime. We’re enabling real-time commerce across an expanding range of categories including local businesses, travel destinations, consumer products, and live or lively events. At the same time, we are providing advertising options and tools that merchants can use to grow and manage their businesses. Culturally, we believe that great people make great companies and that starting with the customer and working backward moves us forward. Community matters to us on an internal, local and global scale—it’s fundamental to our company’s growth and to the well-being of the world at large. We also value self-awareness, candor, lunch and WiFi. If we match with you, please apply to join us.