Data Operations Analyst Blurb
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Blurb is a creative publishing and marketing platform that unleashes the creative genius inside everyone. Blurb?s platform makes it easy to design, publish, market and sell professional-quality print and ebooks. Blurb?s bookstore and online marketing tools enable customers to market and sell their books, and keep 100% of their profit. Blurb?s social and community features allow customers to create and share Blurb books across social channels with ease.
Eileen Gittins founded Blurb in 2005. In 2011, Blurb shipped nearly 2 million books to 70 countries and territories. Blurb authors used the company?s Set Your Price program to earn more than $1 million in profits on book sales approaching 100K print and ebooks. Blurb is based in San Francisco with offices in London.
The Data Operations Analyst is responsible for providing analytical support to Blurb?s Operations team. This role is responsible for gathering, reporting, and analyzing data on a regular basis. Candidate must be able to accurately report, analyze, understand and articulate data results. Primary day-to-day duties involve working closely with functional leads to ensure analysis and performance measurement is accurate and actionable. This position reports to the Senior Manager for Blurb?s Operations team.
Report and Analyze global pricing and product margins; identify, investigate, and able to explain anomalies
Measure partner performance on a weekly and monthly-basis
Conduct product quality survey, quantify feedback, and share results
Reconcile monthly Printer and weekly Shipper invoices
Assist in preparing analysis for Executive Team and Board of Directors
Provide ad hoc data reporting and analysis to support Senior Manager and Operations team
Minimum 3-5 years of experience in an analytical role, preferably with an emphasis in data analytics
Advanced-level MS Excel experience (e.g. multi-conditional functions, pivot table/graphs, vertical and horizontal lookups)
Comfortable managing and cross-referencing large data-sets
Proven analytic and quantitative skills with an attention to detail and data accuracy
Proven success in a fluid, fast-paced environment
Team player with a genuine interest in contributing to the team and company
Blurb is a small, high-growth company, which means tremendous challenges and opportunities. We are looking for smart people who learn fast, solve problems, and get the job done. Our products and services are focused on the user experience, so you'll need to be user-focused as well. We have a world-class team drawn from companies such as Apple, Adobe, Intuit, Corbis, Current TV, eBay, Kodak, Method, Microsoft, Sun, CNET, Yahoo!, Lonely Planet and Sony.
We?re in San Francisco's financial district, and there are plenty of great eating (and drinking) spots close by!
Medical, Dental, and Vision insurance (PPO or HMO options)
401(k) retirement plan
Employer-paid life insurance, short-term and long-term disability
Flexible Spending Account (both medical and dependent care)
10 paid holidays
15 days paid time off per year (with tenure-based increases after two years)
Free lunch on Wednesdays
||580 California Street |
San Francisco, CA 94104
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