Senior Analyst, Central Strategy & Analytics

Airbnb, Inc. San Francisco , CA 94118

Posted 3 weeks ago

Founded in August of 2008 and based in San Francisco, California, Airbnb is a trusted community marketplace for people to list, discover, and book unique travel experiences around the world. Whether an apartment for a night, a castle for a week, or a villa for a month, Airbnb allows people to Belong Anywhere through unique travel experiences at any price point, in more than 34,000 cities and over 190 countries. We promote a culture of curiosity, humanity, and creativity through our product, brand, and, most importantly, our people.

As Airbnb continues to expand our business globally, we are always looking for the best and brightest to drive strategic business decisions. We're looking for someone who is highly skilled from both an analytical and business standpoint. The person will be responsible for strategic analysis and performance management, and will be expected to provide thought leadership to the Homes business. This role will have a high degree of visibility to senior management across product, data science and finance.

Role & Responsibilities

Strategic Analysis

  • Drive in-depth strategic and operational analyses for the Homes leadership team. Provide key business insights to uncover additional growth levers.

  • Partner with product and marketing teams to evaluate and size new opportunities.

  • Have a seat within the Homes Science and Analytics team (Cross functional team with Data Science and User Research). Drive strategic analysis such as Geo prioritization, balancing demand and supply, and competitive analysis.

Performance Management

  • Deliver meaningful business insights to Homes leadership on a regular basis.

  • Analyze key drivers to business performance and identify potential action items.

  • Define new metrics and build dashboards to provide better visibility into performance.


  • 2+ years of industry analytical experience at an investment bank or management consulting firm and/or Biz Ops / Data Science team. MBA is a plus.

  • Ability to think and execute at multiple altitudes: from strategy and vision to execution.

  • Strong communication/presentation skills with a track record of presenting complex financial analyses to executives / senior management clearly and concisely.

  • Experience with SQL.

  • Experience with dashboard design and data viz tools.

  • Experience with Python and R a plus.

  • Experience with building data pipelines is a plus.

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