Analytics Manager

Oakland, Ca /
Kiva Brands – Finance /
Kiva Confections ( is the premier cannabis-infused edibles company in California, the largest cannabis market in the world. Kiva's line includes Kiva Chocolate Bars, Terra Bites, Petra Mints, and Camino Gummies. Our products are crafted from premium ingredients and skillfully combined with California cannabis. Since our beginning in 2010, our goal is to create confections that redefine what a cannabis confection ought to be. By applying art and science to ensure a deliciously consistent experience every time, we continue to deliver on that mission today.
We have aggressive growth plans as the legal market, and consumer adoption continues to expand. Key growth initiatives include bold platform innovation, best in class marketing, geographic expansion, strategic partnerships, and more. We are resourced for this explosive growth and looking for great people to help take us to the next level.

Job summary

Analytics at Kiva is growing, and we are seeking a hands-on, technically capable Analytics Manager. In this role, you will focus on blending business acumen as well as SQL and BI expertise to provide a strategic direction for and to execute on critical analytics work. Eventually, you will be responsible for growing and leading a team!

This position reports to the CFO and will collaborate closely with internal and external resources.

As Kiva's Analytics Manager, you will…

    • Partner with leaders across the business to enable data-driven decisions
    • Initially: create reports, dashboards, analyses, models, and insights to support informed decision making at Kiva
    • As the team grows: manage analytics resources to provide data assets and occasionally assist in their delivery
    • Develop and execute a roadmap for high priority deliverables
    • Track the impact of and improve engagement with Kiva’s data assets
    • Proactively identify opportunities across the company to use data to improve business outcomes
    • Recruit, train, supervise and support the development of team members in the analytics function
    • Ensure the quality of team deliverables

What we’re looking for…

    • Ability to write SQL for analysis (e.g. using joins and window functions)
    • Ability to develop dashboards and interactive reports, ideally in Looker
    • Ability to present complex details in a simple way (including spoken or in messages, spreadsheets, or slides)
    • Ability to translate business questions into prioritized functional and technical requirements for other team members
    • An advocate for agile project management methods
    • Experience leading a team of analysts
    • Passion for building a data-driven culture
Kiva Confections provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

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