Consulting Analyst

Palo Alto, CA
Performance Marketing – Ad Operations and Consulting
Successful candidates will demonstrate a detailed knowledge of the mobile media buying process with particular reference to dynamic media buying. Concepts such as “mark to market” and intraday optimization will be understood and clearly defined. 3+ years in industry are a must, most usually as an analyst in a financial institution (investment bank or GCM) followed by mobile media buying for an app first company. They will be presentable across all aspects of their existence and be excited by the opportunity to grow into a new area. Flexibility of thought and action are key as is a high degree of EQ as well as IQ. The ability to think laterally is key as is attention to detail

What you'll be doing:

    • Data mining, analysis, and visualization; manipulating and curating large, complex data from a variety of systems and creating visualizations that surface business insights
    • Understanding statistical analysis methodologies
    • Project management and driving deliverables
    • Working with and helping to define data visualization tools

Your background and who you are:

    • 3+ years of experience working with large datasets to deliver business insights and recommendations
    • BA/BS degree with a quantitative focus or equivalent practical experience
    • Advanced Excel and familiarity with SQL
    • Excellent communication skills, both written and oral, including the ability to convey complex findings in a clear, concise and credible manner
    • Strong analytical skills, strong out-of-the-box thinking and a curious mind
    • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment, comfortable working cross-functionally across a large organization

MZ is an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants without regard to race, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, national origin, age, disability, medical condition, religion, marital status or veteran status, or any other basis protected by law.