Business Analyst, Coupons

Chicago, IL, US

Job Description / Skills Required

We’re looking for a motivated, data driven individual to join our Coupons team. The Business Analyst is responsible for measuring business performance, identifying improvement opportunities, guiding on key lever and tool development, optimizing key business levers, and developing plans of action and tools that lead to maximized revenue performance.

This analyst will be required to understand and interpret data structures and business performance at various levels of detail in order to generate objective, data-driven, and actionable short and long-term recommendations for leadership. This role works closely with the cross-functional leaders to identify and quantify various levers in supply, marketing, merchandising, pricing, product etc to execute sales and customer growth KPIs and win.

Responsibilities:

Collect, analyze, and evaluate data to track Coupons business performance as well as the impact of business levers
Extract data and gather feedback from global stakeholders to allow for development of actionable tools and efficient and sustainable data model
Interpret insights and visualize implementation within toolset while understanding boundaries of technical solution and priorities
Support revenue management, sales, operations, and merchandising teams with insights and tools that lead to actions that maximize overall revenue performance
Support the business with major reporting tool reporting views that enable key metric measurement and initiative monitoring and evaluation
Qualifications:

3+ years of professional experience with major reporting tools.
Bachelor’s degree required
SQL skills required
Experience with reporting tools such as Microstrategy, Cognos, Business Objects, Tableau or a cool open source equivalent
Strong communication skills – both written and verbal
Exceptional Microsoft Excel skills
Capacity for creative problem solving and strategic thinking
Excited by working with data, measuring performance, and making objective decisions based on quantitative and/or deductive reasoning

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.