Sr. Associate, Growth/Business Analytics

San Francisco, California
Apartment List is building a product that helps renters find the perfect place to live, and traffic to our website is growing exponentially. We’re looking for an associate to join our Growth team and drive our business analytics.  The Senior Associate will be responsible for leveraging advanced analytical skills and techniques to help us solve our most crucial business problems. The ideal candidate has experience with operational projects and possesses exceptional analytical, cross-functional, and communication skills.

Here’s what you’ll do as part of the team:

    • Drive analysis and data mining, drawing insights and transforming data into actionable changes that inform the most important strategic decisions across the company - Focusing on maximizing our growth trajectory and revenue opportunities
    • Provide analytical support and work cross-functionally on high-visibility projects and teams across the organization
    • Apply advanced analytical techniques to drive greater efficiency and effectiveness throughout the larger organization
    • Build, maintain, and communicate detailed reporting models and dashboards covering key business metrics - user growth, engagement, conversion funnel, revenue
    • Identify, analyze, and present new opportunities discovered through investigations and unique breadth of view from this position

Here are the skills and experience you’ll need to be successful:

    • You are a highly ambitious team player with 4+ years of investment banking / consulting / business intelligence / strategy or high-growth operations / startup experience
    • You are a problem solver, able to identify the root causes of changes in key metrics and run tests to validate your hypotheses
    • You have exceptional Excel and data analysis skills - SQL, Python / R experience is a big plus
    • You have a “driver” personality - biased toward action, great collaborator, simplifier, and communicator  - constantly pushing toward clarity and delivery
    • You are a strong communicator that is comfortable working and interacting with senior leadership and a range of teams across the company
    • You’re excited to dig in and help build us the best apartment renting experience

And here is what’s in it for you:

    • Be a big part of company growth with the opportunity to solve difficult challenges
    • Work with a smart, supportive, and encouraging team that knows how to have fun 
    • Full dental, medical, and vision plans
    • Fantastic perks and awesome culture: daily catered lunch, fully stocked kitchen, transportation stipend, gym membership, numerous learning opportunities, and much more
    • Lots of cool team building events, team off-sites, company ski trip, and an annual sales conference which is followed up with an epic closing party!