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Insight Analyst

London, UKData & AnalyticsPermanent (Full-Time)Insight Analysis

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We’re Simply Business
We insure small businesses and enable big dreams – not just for our customers, but for our people and communities too. With over 750,000 active insurance policies, we protect builders, bakers, landlords, and more than 1,000 other trades. 

We’re a B Corp too, which recognises our strong track record of having a positive impact on people, society and the environment.  

But what’s it like to work here? Here are three reasons why Simply Business could be your next employer

We Embrace Individuality We value what’s important to each and every SBer. Whether that be providing access to cutting edge wellbeing support, or being part of one of our many diversity networks and communities.  We also take personal development seriously - we’re all about enabling big dreams.

We Trust Who We Hire We empower SBers with choice and flexibility to make the right decisions based on the needs of their roles and we’ve been working this way long before Covid19. 
There’s no one-size-fits all solution when it comes to how often we get together in person, so all of our people and teams find the rhythm that suits them best when it comes to working from home or hub.
We’re innovative We've created a place for people to be curious, experience new things, and bring unique ideas to the table. If you want to learn how we do all this - head over to our Careers page where you’ll see us walk the talk 

If Simply Business sounds like the kind of place you’ll thrive, we’d love to hear from you.

We need an Insight Analyst to join us in our London office.

This person would help us understand how to improve our customer experience, optimise our operations and marketing activities, and grow our customer base.

This is a fantastic opportunity to help drive our business forward by leveraging our cutting edge data platform and tech stack, engaging with our product and marketing teams, collaborating with our data engineers and data science team, and putting your analytical skills to use in the context of a data-hungry and agile organisation.

As an Insight Analyst you will:

  • drive growth in the business by empowering product teams to achieve their acquisition, conversion, and retention objectives
  • uncover and deliver insight utilising data science and machine learning techniques, data mining, statistical analysis, and visualisation
  • identify and clearly present actionable recommendations to stakeholders; propose new ideas to achieve better outcomes
  • build and nurture positive relationships with business stakeholders by understanding their problem-space
  • identify areas of opportunity by taking a holistic view of our customer and marketing data and challenging existing processes
  • promote the output and capabilities of the analysis team across the business to help foster a company-wide data driven culture

Responsibilities include:

  • presenting analysis and recommendations to both senior and tactical stakeholders, and driving action to achieve results
  • supporting product discovery, research, and experimentation
  • capture requirements and collaborate across our data engineers and product teams to evolve our data sets and data pipelines
  • identifying new data sources or proposing new ways to add value using existing data sources
  • build dashboards and self-service query tools and train colleagues to use them
  • assist in the delivery of externally facing commercial data products

What we are looking for:

  • proven aptitude for data analysis data and problem solving with a view toward delivering actionable insight and recommendations
  • using various analytical methodologies to identify areas of opportunity to drive growth or better customer outcomes
  • decomposing business and insight challenges, and structuring, delivering and owning data solutions
  • excellent data interrogation and modelling skills with a strong working knowledge of SQL
  • working with and influencing multiple stakeholders across the business
  • knowledge of data modelling techniques

Experience of at least some of the following:

  • relational databases (SQL Server, Oracle, MySQL, PostgreSQL, RedShift, BigQuery, Vertica etc)
  • statistical testing and data science techniques
  • web analytics tools (e.g. Google Analytics, Snowplow, KISSmetrics, Segment, New Relic)
  • programming languages (Python, MatLab, R)
  • data visualisation / BI technologies (e.g. Looker, Tableau, QlikView, Pentaho, Business Objects, Cognos)

Our culture is inclusive and diverse

Our mission is to make Simply Business synonymous with fairness, belonging and inclusivity. We won’t be happy until we’ve created a truly inclusive culture – where every employee, whatever their background, role, or location, feels comfortable being their authentic self at work.

We all have a part to play – to learn more, to do more and to go further – in building this new reality that’ll be befitting of the diversity of the customers we serve. At Simply Business, we’re all in.

What are the benefits?

At Simply Business, our benefits let you balance life and work properly:

flexible parental leave – you can choose to take shared parental leave, plus we offer full pay for the first six months of your maternity leave and four-week fully paid paternity leave, subject to meeting the qualifying criteria
remote working – more of us are currently working remotely than usual, but longer-term you can balance working remotely with working in the office, giving you the opportunity to connect with colleagues
mental health and wellbeing resources – we take your wellbeing seriously, giving you access to counselling (through our Employee Assistance Programme) as well as technology to support your mental health (through the Unmind app)
paid sabbatical – two weeks off when you’ve been here for five years and four weeks off when you’ve been here for 10 years
a dedicated learning platform – including a management and leadership programme – the platform lets you balance both work and life goals

And we compensate you fairly:

• a competitive salary that reflects your experience, our pay policy and the market we’re in from your first day
• the potential to earn an annual bonus based on business performance (those on commission-led roles will be rewarded monthly)
• we match what you put into your pension up to five per cent
• a health cash plan reimburses your everyday medical expenses (with the opportunity to increase the level of your plan in your flexible benefits)
• a generous holiday entitlement of 25 days annual leave, plus bank holidays
life assurance of four times of your basic salary
Smart Health services including unlimited access to a 24/7 virtual GP
• a flexible benefits scheme with an allocated allowance each year to choose from benefits including private medical insurance, dental insurance, travel insurance, up to five days extra holiday, and gym membership

These values are important to us and our people
- Learning
- Empowerment
- Authenticity
- Pioneering
- Simplicity

These all mean something unique to every person at Simply Business, but if you’re thinking about working here, give them some thought. They’re at the heart of our story.

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