Business Analyst at RealSelf

| Seattle
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About the Role: 

We are seeking an individual to address business questions with analysis, providing strategic insights and recommendations to stakeholders throughout the company. As a small, fast-moving team, we’re looking for someone who’s eager to solve whatever challenge is thrown at them and have significant impact on the organization.

Business Analysts perform ad-hoc analyses, create automated reporting as well as present findings to a wide audience. They are passionate about understanding our consumers’ and providers’ behavior, and have a “whatever it takes” mentality to get the job done, using their analytical expertise and quantitative reasoning to help accelerate our growth. This is a great opportunity for anyone looking to build their analytics skills while working cross-functionally with many areas of the business.

In this role you will:

  • Identify trends and themes in the data to surface to the executive team while partnering with the Data Science Director and Team Lead
  • Work with a business team to support and report on progress against the team’s objectives while answering questions as the quantitative expert
  • Perform analysis and identification of the root cause of key business issues
  • Create tools to support the access and use of data for reporting purposes across the organization
  • Build dashboards and charts to be shared with the core leadership team
  • Provide written and oral summaries of your findings and recommendations and present them to key business stakeholders.

About You: 

You love turning quantitative measurements into business change and making an immediate impact in a fast-growing organization. This team is collaborative, bold, fast-moving, and tons of fun. Don’t think you fully fit the bill? Apply anyway! Internally, we’re in the business of building leaders.

You may be the right fit if you have:

  • BA/BS in business or a quantitative field: Mathematics, Statistics, Economics, Finance, Engineering, etc.
  • 1+ years in an analytics role
  • Basic knowledge of SQL, intermediate Excel skills
  • Ability to tell a story using data, analyzing trends and explaining business impact, delivered appropriately to all levels of an organization
  • Able to learn quickly, navigate through ambiguity, and demonstrate logical and structured thinking
  • Highly analytical and confident mindset -- you’re curious, quantitative, and meticulous
  • Experience with Google Analytics or other web analytics tools is a plus


Travel:

Not anticipated for this role

Work Environment:

The RealSelf office sits in a historic Pioneer Square building. Employees also have the option to bring their dogs to work!

Telecommute option dependent on job function at discretion of the manager.

About RealSelf:
RealSelf.com is the leading consumer destination in the $32B US medical aesthetics market. We make it easy to get the information and deep support needed to make confident purchase decisions. Since 2006 our authentic stories, unbiased ratings, and expert answers from board-certified doctors have helped millions of people explore treatments and decisions that range from laser skin resurfacing to highly considered cosmetic surgery. With the backing of world-class investors we’re growing RealSelf into a global business with a broad range of services. Come join our super talented and passionate team!

Check out our realselflife Instagram account to keep up on company updates and learn more about life at RealSelf.

RealSelf is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.

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Location

We are in Seattle's original neighborhood that boasts trendy coffee shops, art galleries, and restaurants. Easy to commute to via public transit.

An Insider's view of RealSelf

How would you describe the company’s work-life balance?

Work life balance is important at RS - we offer a very flexible work schedule with the option to work remotely when ever needed, with two dedicated wfh days. This helps employees save time on commutes, ability to make appointments during the week, and spend more time with your family. We also offer 22 PTO days per year + 8 company paid holidays.

Amy

Sr. Recruiter

What's the biggest problem your team is solving?

We're increasing trust on our platform in a time where people are less trustful of what they read online. Our goal is to give everyone the information they need to make strong, confident decisions about their medical care.

Sharon

Lead Trust & Safety Program Manager

How does the company support your career growth?

Goal-tracking tools and resources at RealSelf keep me accountable and focused on results. The mentorship program and professional development grant also allowed me to learn new skills I can apply to my role. But nothing beats the amazing people at RealSelf–my manager truly cares about how I'm growing and how best she can support my ideas.

Geri

Sr. Community Manager

How do your team's ideas influence the company's direction?

Our People Team strives to support the understanding that work life balance should no longer be considered a benefit, but should be an expectation of a company. Not only do we stand behind this, we have recently created more opportunities for our people to work remote so that they can better balance life whether in or out of the office.

Craig

Sr. Director of People

How do you collaborate with other teams in the company?

As Marketing Copywriter, I’ve got the unique privilege of partnering across our Email, Product, and Brand teams to help drive marketing initiatives forward. Each day I use the power of language to connect with our audience in interesting and impactful ways. Collaborating with such bright colleagues is a fun, challenging, and exhilarating experience

Jamachia

Marketing Copywriter

What are RealSelf Perks + Benefits

RealSelf Benefits Overview

RealSelf offers a comprehensive benefits package that is very competitive when compared to other similar companies. Employees pay nothing out of pocket for full medical/dental/vision coverage and premiums for dependents are covered at 75%. Many employees take advantage of the health and wellness reimbursement benefit and professional development grant program where they can use the funds for courses, conferences or anything else that would further their career development.

Culture
Volunteer in Local Community
Partners with Nonprofits
Friends Outside of Work
Eat Lunch Together
Intracompany Committees
Open Door Policy
Team-Owned Deliverables
Team-Based Strategic Planning
Group Brainstorming Sessions
Open Office Floor Plan
Diversity
Documented Equal Pay Policy
Dedicated Diversity/Inclusion Staff
Unconscious Bias Training
Diversity Manifesto
Someone's Primary Function is Managing the Company's Diversity and Inclusion Initiatives
Mean Gender Pay Gap Below 10%
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Disability Insurance
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
RealSelf's health insurance policy covers up to 100% of out of pocket expenses for employees. 75% for spouses and dependents.
Life Insurance
Pet Insurance
Wellness Programs
Onsite Gym
Team Workouts
RealSelf's team fitness initiatives include In-office yoga, Sponsored race teams.
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K)
401(K) Matching
RealSelf provides employees with a 401(k) matching plan managed by [provider]. We match 4% of contributions.
Employee Stock Purchase Plan
Performance Bonus
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
We provide up to 12 weeks of parental leave for the primary caretaker. RealSelf also provides 6 weeks of leave for the secondary caretaker.
Flexible Work Schedule
RealSelf provides employees with a flexible work schedule that includes Flexible start and end times.
Remote Work Program
Our remote work program includes work from home Full-time remote for specific positions, Work remotely $2 days per week, Work remotely on occasion as needed.
Family Medical Leave
Return-to-Work Program Post Parental Leave
Company-Sponsored Family Events
RealSelf sponsors family oriented events Annually.
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Generous PTO
RealSelf employees receive 22 paid days off per year.
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Perks & Discounts
Beer on Tap
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Company Outings
Stocked Kitchen
Some Meals Provided
Happy Hours
Parking
We offer employees Paid on-site garage parking, A parking subsidy.
Pet Friendly
RealSelf's pet policy is dog friendly daily.
Recreational Clubs
Fitness Subsidies
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences
Diversity Program
Lunch and Learns
RealSelf hosts lunch and learn meetings once per quarter.
Cross-Functional Training Encouraged
Promote from Within
Mentorship Program
Our mentorship program includes 1-to-1 program, Cross-department program, Career mentoring, Leadership mentoring.
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