Senior Business Analyst

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 technically capable Senior Business Analyst. In this role, you will focus on blending business acumen with your SQL and BI expertise to help expand data-driven decision making at Kiva. This position reports to the Analytics Manager and will collaborate closely with team members in other functions.

As a Senior Business Analyst, you'll...

    • Create reports, dashboards, analyses, models, and insights to support informed decision making at Kiva
    • Proactively identify opportunities across the company to use data to improve business outcomes
    • Investigate and explain the root cause data quality or reporting issues
    • Collaborate with team members to build data models for reporting and analysis
    • Communicate analytical findings clearly and succinctly for technical and non-technical audiences

What we're lookin 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 functional and technical requirements
    • Comfortable with or willing to participate in agile project management methods
    • Passion for working with stakeholders to build impactful reports and analyses
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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