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Analyst - International at Lyst
London, GB

Lyst is a global fashion search platform which connects millions of shoppers globally with the world’s leading fashion designers and stores, giving them a simpler, more engaging buying experience.

At Lyst we work in small self-managing, autonomous teams with end-to-end responsibility for a specific customer-focused project. This structure brings together Lysters from all the disciplines that are needed to deliver the squad’s goals. We reward these squads for the impact they make and value the innovative approaches that autonomy and alignment can bring. We hire great people and get out of their way.

ROLE OVERVIEW

The position is part of the “International team”, a recently-created and fast-growing team in charge of launching and growing Lyst in non-English speaking markets (10 countries and growing!). Reporting to the newly appointed SVP International, you will be responsible for conducting analyses and providing insights for the international tribe, which will be a key input into the decision-making process.

The role’s scope is very broad as analyses will span a number of areas that impact international performance, including marketing, web analytics and supply. It sits at the intersection of Data and Business, with the goal to unlock insights from the data to drive business upside.

This is a unique opportunity to make a large impact on a fast-growing start up.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Conduct analyses to understand performance drivers and identify improvement opportunities for Lyst’s international business
  • Support the international team with ad hoc analyses spanning a variety of topics in order to generate actionable insights
  • Build and maintain dashboards/reports (ad hoc and BAU) for the team, in collaboration with the central BI and Finance teams

REQUIREMENTS

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in a quantitative field (e.g., Maths, Science, Engineering, Economics)
  • At least 2 years of work experience in highly analytical roles
  • Advanced SQL and Excel skills required
  • Experience with BI tools such as Tableau, Looker required
  • Experience analyzing large/complex data sets and producing clear, actionable insights for stakeholders
  • Strong project management: ability to manage multiple projects and competing deadlines
  • Business acumen - critical to extract value from the data
  • Experience working with non analyst (e.g., business stakeholders) preferred
  • Written and verbal communication skills - ability to synthesize complex analysis into well-structured, clear recommendations and insights for senior stakeholders
  • Exceptional analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Comfortable with ambiguity
  • Results-oriented, passionate about delivering value and impact, proactive

BENEFITS

  • Private Healthcare by Vitality. Your health is important to us which is why we offer all employees a comprehensive healthcare scheme.
  • The Lyst Clothing Benefit. We're a fashion company so we'll give you £250 to spend on the site in Year 1, £500 in Year 2, £750 in Year 3 and £1000 from Year 4 onwards. You're going to look fantastic!
  • Time off. You get 29 days throughout the year.
  • Conferences and events. We’re big on learning and development, so all Lysters get £1500 to spend on courses and training.
  • Sports and exercise. We have regular yoga classes, table tennis, 5-a-side football and netball to encourage a healthy work-life balance
  • Team meet-ups. We get together twice a month to share some of the interesting things we’re working on internally and externally
  • Social events. Join in with board games or film nights, or start something new! You’ll find a group of people always keen to get involved.



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