Medior Data & Analytics Specialist

Job description

About us:

Digital is eating the world; starting with your own idea has never been easier, but growing your startup into a sustainable business is harder than ever before. Corporates slowly die while startups are knocking on their doors and need to innovate rapidly in order to survive.

At Off The Record we recognize these challenges and help companies with business model innovation, paving the road to traction and long-term sustainable growth. We strongly believe in creativity blended with technology backed by data, obviously.

Our clients range from the coolest scale-ups in town such as Storytel, felyx and Scribbr to global multinationals like Philips and Nestlé. It's our mission to help our clients with a sustainable growth path for them to stand out from the noise in the digital jungle.

We work together with our clients and aren't simply for hire. We choose our clients wisely and look for mutual core values: humble, hustle & honest.

Off The Record - a label for growth, is a digital growth bureau in the heart of Amsterdam. We are part of Ace - a family of leading agencies.

Your mission:

Data is the bread and butter in all our client engagement. Hence we look for a Head of Data & Analytics to top up our expertise in that field.

We will look at you to show your expertise when in it comes to analyzing what type of data and tools we need to use, implement and analyze for the business question that our clients are challenged with. Together with our growth colleagues you'll for instance be helping a 2-sided marketplace with setting up the right product analytics tool, together with their dev team.

But also for core data crunching challenges, you'll be our main guy or girl. You won't shy away from building an RFM model for e-commerce clients or analyzing the impact of their CRM on week 1, 4 and 8 retention.

We're aware that's quite a broad description of your responsibilities, but since you're a data generalist you, together with us, will find out soon enough how we can broaden our internal capabilities to co-shape our future value propositions.


Your experience & skills:

  • 3+ years experience of working in an analytics function at an organization with a digital business model, or at an agency
  • You're in the 20% percentile of people with SQL, user-behaviour analysis and database skills
  • You are able to decompose business questions into actionable data strategies
  • Strong analytical skills and passionate about data and tech
  • You craft tracking plans for breakfast, eat data layers for lunch, and might read through some developer documents of MarTech tools for diner
  • You are comfortable around most analytics tools such as Looker, Tableau and Amplitude
  • You're vastly experienced working closely with both dev and marketing team

This describes you best:

  • When you speak, you're not afraid to present your work to others (founders/CEO's/investors/stakeholders)
  • You do your best work in a business that applies a rapid experimentation culture
  • A hypothesis-driven practitioner and a lifelong learner
  • Ability to prioritize tasks and manage deadlines in a fast-paced environment
  • Able to deal with multiple clients/projects during the week and still smile
  • Gets excited by the idea to be our data lead, and to train and mentor others
  • You have the ability to document your best practices and work towards standardized ways-of-working
  • You can keep things internal if needed, a lot of our work for clients is off the record...

In addition to the challenge, why we think you want to work here:

  • You will be part of an ambitious group of some of the smartest folks in town regarding growth and business venturing
  • We offer accelerated personal growth and career opportunities
  • We offer an attractive compensation package
  • Multiple (international) team-building events and activities. Did someone say Costa del Sol..?
  • All the tech gear you need to get your best work done
  • You'll be part of Ace, the newest and fast-growing agency collective in the Netherlands