Business Analyst (m/f)

We're looking for a skilled, curious and passionate Business Analyst who wants to make a difference.

Berlin, Germany

Data Science and Analytics

Online since Jan 8, 2018

We are looking for a Business Analyst (m/f) in our great office in Berlin.


Your opportunity...

As a business analyst in the OLX Group Global Business Intelligence team you will have the opportunity to climb on top of a mountain of data from our 300M+ Monthly Active Users, from where you will focus on deepening our understanding of the business and on generating actionable insights about marketplace performance, user behavior, local operations etc. Your daily work will be a mix of larger analysis projects as well as ad-hoc investigations - always challenging in size, speed and/or complexity. We typically work on projects for the executive team, senior management or local general managers.

The work environment is high-paced, professional yet casual, international and technology-focused. All-in-all, you will have the opportunity to ride a very steep learning curve jumping aboard the most exciting internet company in the emerging markets right now. OLX

At OLX 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?

The OLX Group is a network of leading classifieds platforms in 45 markets, including brands like OLX, Avito, letgo, dubizzle, storia, stradia, 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 1.9billion 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.


What responsibilities will you get when working with us?

You have work experience in high-performance environments (strategy consulting, VC/PE etc.), and a proven track record of personal, academic and professional achievements. Your strong analytical skills combined with a hands-on entrepreneurial attitude, make you a perfect autonomous "brains-for-hire" for other people in the office. To you, part of the fun is working in English with people from literally all over the world (38 nationalities in our OLX Group Berlin office, and counting). Of course you are comfortable handling anything in Excel, but you would also like to expand your data/tech capabilities into SQL/Redshift, Python, R etc. Independence, flexibility and speed are as important to you as working side-by-side with seriously talented people that can help you grow in any area you want. 


What will you need to be successful in this role?

  • Minimum 1 year work experience in consulting, VC, PE etc.
  • 1-5 years total work experience (seniority of the role is flexible - we will make it fit for you)
  • Engineering, Economics, Business or other numerical background; we’re looking for the smartest kid of her/his class
  • Strong problem structuring skills
  • Expert level proficiency in Excel and PowerPoint
  • Experience with databases and querying (SQL/Redshift) is a plus
  • Experience with big data analyses using SQL, Python, R etc. is a plus
  • Ability to deliver 80/20 when possible and 100/100 when needed
  • Ability to learn quickly, own multiple tasks simultaneously, and thrive in ambiguity
  • Excellent English communication skills, able to work with various stakeholders


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

  • Contributing to the global OLX Group success
  • International career and travel opportunities
  • A budget for conferences and education
  • Competitive salary and great benefits
  • Any tools you might need MacBook Pro, Notebook, PC
  • Great office location around the corner from Berlin Hauptbahnhof


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.


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