Senior Analyst, Payments at Afterpay

Risk and Analytics, Permanent Full-time, Sydney sydney analytics full-time
Posted 8 days ago

Join a movement in which everyone can win. We started a movement in which everyone can win – shoppers, retailers, society, and every person on our team. To play fair, trust people, and reward them for doing the right thing. We are obsessed with our product. We see and feel the impact of our work as more and more people gain financial freedom and retailers grow across the globe.

Afterpay is offered by more than 65,000 of the world’s best retailers and has more than 10 million active customers globally. Afterpay is offered by top fashion and beauty retailers across the globe - including eBay, The Iconic, Gap, Myer, Foot Locker, Adore Beauty, Mac Cosmetics, Kathmandu, and many others. We are currently available in Australia, New Zealand, the United States, Canada, and the United Kingdom, where the brand is called Clearpay.

The Opportunity
You will be a hands-on Senior Analyst responsible for working with a highly effective global team to develop ongoing analysis and reports in support of optimising Payments and Cost optimisation strategies.

You will also analyse business performance, deliver data-driven business insights for decision making, and provide insights on product features and communicate findings with internal stakeholders and external clients.

You can think strategically and deep dive into data sets to deliver high-level, or detailed well-structured models and analysis. You will succeed by combining analytical insight, technical proficiency, business acumen, and the ability to collaborate and influence your key partners.

We are much more than our job descriptions - we are our energy, our ideas, our everyday drive. Here’s where you will begin…

- Work closely with the Product teams to understand their business intelligence and insights needs
- Design and conduct analyses and reports to provide insights at scale that support cost/authorisation optimisation
- Develop a formalized process to identify, analyse, and interpret trends or patterns in complex data sets, empower informed decision making for stakeholders
- Assist the Product teams in developing methodologies/frameworks to accurately assess and measure impact on Payment Authorisations and Cost
- Support targeted business activities, including opportunities for product and process improvement with a focus on driving significant business growthIsolate, identify and communicate data issues and own data quality for the analyses and reports produced
- Monitor and analyse data reports/dashboards/pipelines and do RCA & troubleshooting of issues that arise

About You
- Quantitative background in statistics, mathematics, computer science, business/commerce, or related disciplines
- Ability to do statistical analyses with minimal guidance including descriptive and inferential techniques
- Strong problem solving and analysis skills, combined with effective judgment and communication skills
- 3+ years of analytics experience including deep-dive analysis and Regression, A/B testing, Classification analyses, etc.
- Minimum 1-2 years of experience working in a Payments environment
- Work experience with data visualization tools like Tableau, Looker, or Power BI.
- Strong organizational/time management skills and able to work effectively in a fast-paced environment
- Solid project management skills, with the ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously and to tight deadlines 

We play fair and reward you for doing the right thing.
Once we are back in the office, you will enjoy working from our beautiful office spaces and feel trusted to work flexibly, remaining connected to smart people in all our locations. We put opportunity before optimism and plan our careers quarterly, not annually. We are proud to support working parents of all genders in every country with a market-leading, equitable parental leave program including access to up to 24 weeks of paid leave.

When you’re built from the ground up, there’s always room for growth. To challenge each other and shape a legacy built on real purpose, talent, and grit.

How to Apply:
We don’t know what the future holds. That’s the exciting part; we show up and make it happen. If you’re excited by this opportunity, click apply now!

Afterpay is continuing to hire for all open roles, with all interviewing and on-boarding done virtually due to COVID-19. All new team members, in addition to current staff, will temporarily work from home until it is safe to return to our offices.