Business Analyst - Marketplace Analytics

Houzz Irvine , CA 92606

Posted 2 months ago

About Houzz

Houzz is the leading home renovation and design platform in the world. We have a highly engaged community of over 40 million homeowners who leverage our technologies to find inspiration for their next home project, connect with over 2.5 million home design and remodeling professionals and discover products in the Houzz Shop.

About the Role

We're looking for a Business Analyst to join our team to support our ever growing Marketplace group. This individual will have exceptional communication skills and the ability to quickly establish a rapport with all levels of internal staff. They are detail-oriented, tech-savvy, have exceptional problem solving skills and the ability to multitask.

The ideal candidate will enjoy working in a fast paced, dynamic environment and thrives on finding solutions to daily challenges.

What You'll Do

  • Using advanced analytical skills, interpret and analyze data, identify trends, and generate actionable recommendations to management

  • Evaluate existing templates/tools and enhance functionality/capabilities

  • Develop key performance metrics and dashboards that help the Marketplace team focus on performance drivers

  • Work cross-functionally to create policy, process and procedures to drive and support critical business priorities

  • Participate in the design and development of internal analysis tools

  • General administrative duties ensuring process adherence by all departments

At a Minimum, We'd Like You to Have

  • A Bachelor's Degree; preferred majors: Economics, Business, or Accounting

  • 3-4 years of working experience with 2 years in an analytical role

  • Exceptional organization and structure

  • Excellent attention to detail

  • Expert Excel skills - comfortable with VLOOKUP functions, SUMIF formulas, Pivot tables

  • Experience using Tableau or other Business Intelligence platform

  • Proficiency using SQLA love for working with numbers

  • The ability to work independently

  • The ability to adapt in a dynamic work environment

  • The ability to prioritize multiple projects simultaneously

  • The ability to maintain confidentiality of private and sensitive information, records and reports

Ideally, You'll Also Have

  • VBA/Macro

  • Advanced SQL query writing skills

  • A firm understanding of Salesforce

  • Exceptional communication skills

  • A positive, team-oriented attitude

  • E-commerce experience

  • A demonstrated success in collaborating across different departments and roles

  • Taken on large project independently

Benefits and Perks

  • Competitive salary

  • Flexible paid time off

  • Commuter benefits

  • Medical, dental, vision and pet insurance

  • Maternity/paternity leave program

  • Employee assistance program

  • 401k retirement savings plan

  • Flexible spending accounts

  • Healthy at Houzz program

Be Who You Are and Do What You Love at Houzz

We're a Family

At Houzz, we strive to create and foster a strong family environment in our workplace. We collaborate to accomplish our goals, always working as a team. We aim to build a culture of inclusion - celebrating and leveraging our differences for the betterment of one another, our products and our community.

Houzz team members come from many backgrounds and bring diverse experiences to the company. We take pride in making each person feel at home.

We Build the Future

Join Houzz in revolutionizing the home remodeling and design industry and have an impact on the more than 40 million homeowners who use our platform every month and the 2.5 million-plus home professionals around the world who are active on the site. Houzz has been named one of the most innovative companies in the world by CNBC and others, and is backed by top venture capitalists. At Houzz, you can help drive the future of an industry worth $1.2 trillion in the U.S. and Europe alone.

We Make Things Happen

Our team members play a key role in guiding the direction of our company and are able to work across multiple groups to implement fresh ideas that allow Houzz to be the industry leader. If you are interested in applying your passion to create products that will transform the lives of millions of people who are designing, remodeling and decorating their homes, welcome to Houzz.

Houzz is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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