Associate, Business Operations - Hiring Marketplace Marketing

Finance and Accounting  |  San Francisco, California

Position description

Position at LinkedIn

Associate, Business Operations – Hiring Marketplace Marketing 

San Francisco, CA 


LinkedIn was built to help professionals achieve more in their careers, and every day millions of people use our products to make connections, discover opportunities and gain insights. Our global reach means we get to make a direct impact on the world’s workforce in ways no other company can. We’re much more than a digital resume – we transform lives through innovative products and technology. 


We are looking for aAssociate to join our “Biz Ops” team to work on high-impact Marketing strategy projects with a focus on rapidly growing LinkedIn’s Hiring Marketplace. This person will partner with senior Marketing leaders and cross-functionally across LinkedIn’s Talent Solutions business to set strategy and drive day-to-day operations that fuel this growth. This is a unique opportunity for someone who enjoys thinking strategicallyis passionate about performance and awareness marketing, and has an interest in marketplace dynamics. Ideal candidate is equally comfortable and skilled at crafting a thoughtful plan and at rolling up his/her sleeves to get stuff done. 



  • Identify, scope, and execute upon strategic initiatives to support hiring marketplace growth and success – both for job seekers and job posters 
  • Work in close partnership with marketers and a cross-functional team (e.g. Product, Sales, Data Science, FP&A, Insights) to advance key business priorities 
  • Define and drive analyses aimed at developing a deep and holistic understanding of marketing performance, growth drivers, and trends 
  • Keep your finger on the pulse of the business to ensure it is operating as successfully as possible, stepping in to help drive improvements as needed 
  • Communicate key insights to senior executives and the cross-functional team 


Basic Qualifications: 

  • 2+ years of work experience at a management consulting firm, investment bank, private equity firm, and/or technology company 
  • BA/BS degree in engineering, math, statistics, physics, computer science or related discipline 


Preferred Qualifications: 

  • Marketing Practices within a management consulting firm 
  • Internal Marketing department with experience working on strategy and ROI 
  • Media Measurement / Research 
  • Practical business understanding with experience and genuine passion for marketing strategy, technology, big data, and/or entrepreneurship 
  • Proactive: Independently capable of seeking information, solving conceptual problems, corralling resources, and delivering results in challenging situations, within deadlines, and with little supervision 
  • High-energy, team-first attitude: motivated to work hard in a fast-paced, ever-changing environment to help our growing business 
  • Strong communicator: Ability to distill complex thoughts into simple, actionable recommendations and compellingly present and debate recommendations with senior leadership 
  • Quantitative: experience building complex financial models and conducting sophisticated analyses 
  • Technically proficient: Expert knowledge of MS Office (Outlook, Word, PowerPoint and Excel); experience working with large datasets and experience or interest in learning SQL/Presto/Tableau a plus 


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