Associate Business Intelligence Analyst

Ref#: 28098

CBS Business Unit: CBS Interactive

Job Type: Full-Time Staff

Job Location: San Francisco, CA, US

About Us:

CBS Interactive is the premier online content network for information and online operations of CBS Corporation as well as some of the top native digital brands in the entertainment industry. Our brands dive deep into the things people care about across entertainment, technology, news, games, business and sports. With over 1 billion users visiting our properties every quarter, we are a global top 10 web property and one of the largest premium content networks online.

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The Business Intelligence team at CBS Interactive works in partnership with business stakeholders, providing actionable insight and recommendations about site performance in order to drive user growth, engagement and revenue opportunities.

We are in search of an Associate Business Intelligence Analyst who can partner with stakeholders focusing on key areas to maximize the chances of user growth, quality engagement and profitability. The analyst needs to be comfortable gathering requirements, working in large data sets, querying against multiple databases and/or off-the-shelf analytics packages to arrive at insightful recommendations in addition to presenting and defending his/her recommendations at various levels within the organization.

Your Day-to-Day:

Manage reporting requests from start to finish

Investigate site issues, explain traffic patterns, understand and articulate user behavior

Clearly present findings and recommendations to decision makers at various levels

Proactively work on initiatives to drive the business forward

Create, maintain, and improve process workflows

Key Projects:

Develop, implement, and oversee social media pacing dashboards

Create video benchmarking model to measure stream success

Uncover advanced audience readership insights through segmentation


What you bring to the team:

1 to 2 years experience in an analytical function, preferably in a media or advertising analytics role

BA/BS in Statistics, Economics, Finance, Marketing, and/or Business

Strong strategic and analytical ability

Experience using SQL

Experience with Adobe Analytics/Omniture

Must have excellent verbal and written communication skills; ability to effectively communicate and present data and information

Proven ability to learn quickly, work independently, and adapt to change in a fast-paced environment

Ability to build strong working relationships with cross-functional teams

You might also have:

Preferred degrees: Marketing, Economics, Business, Analytics, Mathematics, Statistics or another quantitative field.

Experience working in digital media industry strongly preferred

Experience in editorial, SEO and social analytics a plus

All candidates must successfully complete a background check prior to starting employment at CBS Interactive. CBS Interactive is an Equal Opportunity Employer and provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, or status as a veteran. CBS Interactive complies with applicable state and local laws governing non-discrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities.

EEO Statement:

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

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