Data and Analytics Head

We're looking for a skilled, curious and passionate Data and Analytics Head who wants to make a difference.

Manila, Philippines

Data Science and Analytics

Online since Aug 11, 2017

We are looking for a Data and Analytics Head in our great office in Manila, Philippines

Your opportunity...

As Data and Analytics Head at OLX Philippines you will lead BI and Analytics team to drive complex data and trend analyses to root cause issues and propose ways to improve platform and tools, thereby contributing to improved customer experience. You will also be responsible for benchmarking and measuring the performance of various business operations projects, building and publishing detailed scorecards and reports, identifying and driving new opportunities based on customer and business data. OLX

At OLX Group we have a clear ambition – to empower millions of people across the globe by helping them connect and share their goods and services. This inspiring purpose has helped us build one of the world’s leading Internet companies. This combination of business and purpose attracts a certain type of person. If you’ve got an entrepreneurial drive and think you can use that drive to contribute to our purpose, then we’d love to empower you to be successful. Want to know more?

Why OLX Group?

The OLX Group is a network of leading classifieds platforms in 45 markets, including brands like OLX, Avito, Letgo, Dubizzle, among others.

The OLX Group connects local people to buy, sell or exchange used goods and services by making it fast and easy for anyone to post a listing through their mobile phone or on the web. Hundreds of millions of people in local markets around the world generate more than 1.9 billion monthly visits, 37 billion monthly page views and 54 million listings every month on the OLX Group's online marketplaces.

Our 3000+ committed employees are making a difference from our 25 offices across the globe.  

Your role will revolve around 3 areas:

  • Operational Optimizations

From Pricing optimization to adding analytical rigor and depth to all other business functions and projects by asking critical questions and by developing full-fledged business cases for their projects.

  • Business Intelligence (BI) Services

Manage the BI reporting and analysis work stream and instilling a data-driven decision making approach across the organization through marketing performance analyses, self-built dashboards, customer intelligence projects and ad-hoc analyses requests. 

  • General Strategy Analysis

From crafting new market entry strategies to conducting advanced competitive analyses, this responsibility is open-ended including being an information provider, internal consultant and analytical sparring partner to key decision-makers. 

What will you need to be successful in this role?

An ideal candidate will be a self-starter who is passionate about discovering and solving complicated problems, learning complex systems, working with numbers, and organizing and communicating data and reports. You will also be passionate about helping the leadership team make great decisions based on data, possess exceptional skills in project management and data reporting.

What can you expect from us and what do we offer?

  • A passion for problem-solving – constantly looking for ways to get what we need through people and technology
  • Love for numbers – plenty of data to sift through and to understand
  • Curiosity – you never stop asking questions, you never stop learning
  • A bias for action – all insights should lead to interventions
  • Big picture thinking – you will need to figure out what can have a fundamental impact on the growth of our business
  • Strong coaching skills – your specialists and analysts will rely on your guidance for their personal and professional development

We are looking for someone with:

  • 10+ years of experience in an analytics or data management field preferably in an online environment
  • 5+ years of experience leading small, agile analytics teams
  • Bachelor's degree in an analytics-related course
  • Experience with Tableau, AWS services and / or other enterprise-level business intelligence technologies
  • Experience with multivariate testing and statistical analysis

Inspired and interested in the job? Apply!
Are you ready to live your dream and apply for this role? It only takes a few minutes to apply using our simple application template. Once you’ve it out submit it online and our talent scouts promise to give it serious consideration. We will try to get back to you within the next two weeks but we have to admit, sometimes it takes a bit longer than that. If it does please don’t worry we will respond to your application no matter what.

Empower yourself.
Improve the world.

Join OLX Group.

If you have any further questions with regards this career opportunity, please feel free to contact us through the contact form