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Job Description Summary: This is a high impact role in the Pricing Analytics team to support our merchant pricing optimization function and help with data driven decision making.
Primary Job Responsibilities
Provide holistic recommendations and thought leadership to the Global Pricing team on pricing optimizations that can drive meaningful financial impact for PayPal
Perform deep dive analytics including Cohort analysis, Pre-Post analysis, Sensitivity analysis, and other Ad-hoc exercises as required
Develop business-friendly reporting tools and dashboards to monitor business health, analyze trends and track KPIs
Develop financial models to articulate the value of new initiatives, changes to existing initiatives and process improvements.
Drive strong collaboration with other teams (especially finance) to ensure alignment of data, views and metrics
Looking for a seasoned analytics professional (4+ years) with leadership traits, a strong quantitative background and keen business acumen to join the pricing analytics team. Must have excellent analytical skills, including the ability to query databases, sort through complex data to crystallize business implications, and drive value for the business. The candidate will also have experience turning vast amounts of data into user-friendly tools/reports that enable others to easily gather business insights. Logical thought process and a strategic vision with attention to detail is critical. Ideal candidate should have extensive experience in SQL Programming and should also be comfortable working with data visualization tools such as Tableau or QlikView. Must be capable of working in cross-functional and cross-cultural teams, and be able to communicate technically intricate concepts/results in business terms. Prior experience with e-commerce, payments or pricing a plus.
Bachelor’s Degree Required, MBA a plus
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