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Yield Optimization Analyst

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Nov 30, 2018

Central London

Freelance

Agent: Shana H.

Job #: 141257

Salary: up to £75k plus meals and other perks

Job Description

Publisher Solutions Yield Optimization Analyst 
Duties: The company was built to help people connect and share, and over the last decade our tools have played a critical part in changing how people around the world communicate with one another. With over a billion people using the service and more than fifty offices around the globe, a role here offers countless ways to make an impact in a fast growing organization. The Publisher Solutions team helps publishers monetize their content on and off the network through access to over 5 million global company advertisers and by using powerful people-based marketing to make it easy for publishers to show their audience better, more relevant ads while driving the best results for advertisers. The Publisher Solutions Yield Analytics team is an analytics group focused on optimizing yield for publishers on and off the network while ensuring that our advertisers see effective and valuable delivery. In service of this goal, the team works with publishing and advertising clients to optimize their performance, conducts research into the publisher marketplace, and provides data and insights to guide overall product and business strategy. The Yield Optimization analysts will be a hands-on role focusing on understanding the complex publisher ecosystem, modeling the interaction between supply and demand, and informing tactical and strategic decisions. Work will be cross functional in nature. The ideal candidate will have a solid foundation in analytics, research and statistics, strong communication skills, and experience with ad tech. Applicants should have a strong quantitative background, experience analyzing large data-sets, and experience in marketplace analytics in online advertising. 
Responsibilities 

Lead analyses to improve technical and quantitative understanding of the Publisher solutions marketplace. 
Make recommendations and help guide product and business decisions based on marketplace analyses and an understanding of network dynamics and long-term strategy 
Work cross functionally with product, product marketing, and sales on optimization opportunities and insights. 

Skills: 
2+ years of quantitative or statistical analysis experience required, 4+ years preferred. 
Bachelor's degree in an analytical field (such as Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics, Statistics, or Economics, or Finance). 
Demonstrated problem solving ability with experience providing practical business insights from large, complex data sets 
Experience with data manipulation (e.g., Hive and/or SQL) data visualization (e.g. Tableau), statistical analysis (R or Python), with the ability to code (e.g., PHP) a plus. 
Ability to manage multiple concurrent projects and drive initiatives in a cross-functional environment 
Strong communication and cross functional collaboration skills required. 
Passion for and background in consumer internet and social media 

Keywords: 
Education: 
Bachelor's degree in an analytical field (such as Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics, Statistics, or Economics, or Finance). 

Skills and Experience: 
Required Skills: 
DATA ANALYSIS 
SQL 
Languages: 
English 
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Client Description:

The most exciting social media company in the word!

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