Analyst, Business Operations & Strategy

Ready to take your career to the next level? Yelp Biz Ops (Analytics) & Strategy is chartered with identifying and driving strategic and operational improvements that deliver sustainable increases to contribution, traffic and financial results. As an Analyst on the Biz Ops (Analytics) & Strategy team, you will take the initiative to meet and exceed expectations for our charter. Biz Ops (Analytics) & Strategy works with our Sales organization to help design its incentive compensation system and pilot new products and price points. It works with our Marketing team to identify new and more efficient ways to acquire customers. It works with our Community Management organization to help identify new ways to encourage contribution (e.g. reviews, photos) from Yelp users. It works with our Product Teams to provide analysis needed to help determine coming product priorities. The Analyst, Business Operations (Analytics) & Strategy role is full-time and located in San Francisco, CA.

Where You Come In:

  • You will partner across Yelp’s business units to deliver strong financial results via analytically driven insights.
  • You will provide first rate analytic support via hands-on Excel work while leveraging other tools as necessary (SQL, Salesforce, Python, Google Analytics, Tableau).
  • You will identify actionable insights, exercise sound business judgment, suggest recommendations and influence the direction of the Yelp’s business by effectively working with and communicating results to cross functional groups.
  • You will create Tableau dashboards that provide visibility into KPIs, marketing effectiveness and business trends/drivers

What it Takes to Succeed:

  • You have 1-2 years relevant business experience (post college degree) solving analytical problems using quantitative approaches.
  • You have experience at a top tier consulting firm, investment bank, blue chip technology operating company or private equity fund.
  • You have hold a quantitative undergraduate degree from leading institution.
  • You have superior hands-on analytic skills including very strong Excel modeling skills and interest in learning SQL.
  • You are an exceptional problem solver with the ability to transition between detailed data and high-level insights.
  • You have strong interpersonal collaboration skills resulting in teams requesting to work with you again.
  • You have a presence to interact with both executive management and front-line employees.

Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

At Yelp, we believe that diversity is an expression of all the unique characteristics that make us human: race, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, and education — and those are just a few. We recognize that diverse backgrounds and perspectives strengthen our teams and our product. The foundation of our diversity efforts are closely tied to our core values, which include “Playing Well With Others” and “Authenticity.”

We’re proud to be an equal opportunity employer and consider qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, age, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital or family status, veteran status, medical condition or disability.

Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

We are committed to providing reasonable accommodations for individuals with disabilities in our job application process. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, you may contact us at or 415-969-8488.

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