Global Strategy, Associate Manager


March 23, 2021

Austin, TX, US

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Bumble is looking for a collaborative and analytical strategist to join the Global Strategy and Operations function across Bumble and Badoo brands. This role will report to the Director of Global Strategy and work closely with regional and channel marketing and business intelligence teams across both brands to drive growth.
As a member of the Global Strategy & Operations team, you will assist with projects that are cross-department and work closely with the Manager and Sr. Manager of Global Strategy. This role will rely heavily on robust problem solving skills and creativity to continuously identify ways to take Bumble and Badoo to new users around the world. This role requires a bias towards action. You will be challenged to understand and contribute to rapidly changing business needs, generate actionable insights, and partner and support business leaders across the globe to solve problems and achieve goals.
Location: This role will be based in our Austin office. We are open to London under special circumstances. KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES:
    • Conduct data analysis and generate insights to support strategic planning
    • Evaluate risks and opportunity for key initiatives across business functions with global impact
    • Analyze current business performance to identify current and historical trends to inform marketing strategies
    • Partner together with cross-functional teams to identify KPIs and build measurement and evaluation frameworks that align against company goals
    • Build cross-functional relationships with peers across the business to drive collaboration, including Business Intelligence, Marketing, Finance, Product, and more
    • Understand role of all marketing channels and commercial levers to drive growth
    • Develop a deep understanding of customer behavior and competitive landscape to inform strategic planning
    • Undergraduate degree in Economics, Finance, Marketing, or Engineering
    • Experience in Economics, Finance, Marketing, Engineering or similar / equivalent experience that requires analytical prowess and problem solving skills
    • Proven experience performing data manipulation and analysis to generate insights
    • Strong communication skills (verbal and written), comfortable communicating with various levels of management
    • Previous experience supporting cross-functional teams
    • Excellent time management and ability to juggle multiple projects at once, while maintaining a high degree of organization
    • Excited to learn different business functions and open to change & ambiguity
    • Proficient in Excel, Word, and Powerpoint/Keynote
    • You are highly motivated and comfortable working in a complex, fast-paced environment
    • You are a problem solver and a forward thinker who is comfortable living in the data
    • You are committed to taking ownership of initiatives with limited oversight
    • You have excellent time management and you know how to manage multiple priorities, breaking large projects into manageable pieces
    • You are deeply passionate about Bumble’s brand vision and values
With over 600 staff in 10+ countries all working remotely during the time of COVID-19, we’ve worked hard to adapt and support our teams during this challenging time, including:
  • Flexible working hours
  • Streaming free, live yoga & meditation sessions each week, as well as a full weekly timetable of free online exercise classes
  • ‘Random Coffee’ - connecting staff across the globe in pairs once a week to get to know each other over a video chat
  • ‘First Fridays’ - meal delivery for a remote lunch with your team once a month
  • Employee Support Fund for those whose households are experiencing financial hardship due to COVID-19
  • Written resources to guide employees through this challenging time
  • You will also be taken through a fully digital onboarding process!

About Bumble Inc.:
Bumble Inc. is the parent company of Badoo and Bumble, two of the world’s highest-grossing dating apps with millions of users worldwide. The Bumble platform enables people to connect and build equitable and healthy relationships. Founded by CEO Whitney Wolfe Herd in 2014, the Bumble app was one of the first dating apps built with women at the center, and the Badoo app, which was founded in 2006, was one of the pioneers of web and mobile dating products. Bumble currently employs over 600 people in offices in Austin, Barcelona, London, and Moscow. For more information, please visit: https://team.bumble.com/