Business Analyst

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Anywhere in the U.S.

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Job Description

Known for award-winning journalism and forward-thinking events, Inman is the real estate industry’s leading source of information and community.

Between our website, events, subscription product and emails, we are gathering a lot of data. The Business Analyst will help us synthesize and uncovering unique insights from this data. These insights will be essential to driving the growth of the business and the success of individual business unit initiatives.

KEY PERFORMANCE INDICATORS

  • Design and maintain dashboards and reports
  • Identify data insights that inform business decisions and growth
  • Uphold excellence around accuracy and completeness
  • Report in a way that is repeatable and auditable

Key Responsibilities

  • Procure KPI dashboards for each business unit
  • Design and implement reports to track metrics and provide actionable insights
  • Create and report on single-variant, statistically driven hypothesis testing
  • Provide answers by using appropriate statistical techniques.
  • Communicate findings to teams across different Inman business units
  • Recommend and implement improvements to our data collection and storage methods and technologies
  • Provide thought leadership and support for teams working on problems involving data
  • Use data to identify trends, solutions, and optimizations for full product line
  • Build data models based on current and proposed business activities
  • Collaborate with growth, product, editorial and sales to analyze goals and identify opportunities
  • Produce analyses for the board and team leadership as requested
  • Create controls to flag errors, anomalies and trends

Key Skills & Knowledge

  • 2+ years experience in business/data analysis for online properties
  • Real estate or media experience a plus, but not required
  • Experience in managing an experimentation process based on data insights
  • Ability to write clearly and effectively articulate data findings and approaches
  • Significant experience with analytics, statistical testing and conversion optimization
  • Ability to balance an intense attention to detail with swift execution
  • Working knowledge of analysis tools such as R, MATLAB, or SAS
  • Expertise with relational databases and SQL
  • Strong understanding of reporting best practices
  • A self-starting attitude

ORGANIZATIONAL STRUCTURE

  • Position reports into VP of Growth
  • Works collaboratively with data scientist, growth, event, email, editorial and technology teams

Inman is an equal opportunity employer committed to building an inclusive workplace environment. This is a full-time position. Our company is 100% distributed so we are seeking candidates from anywhere in the US.

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