Business Operations Associate/Sr. Associate

Finance and Accounting  |  San Francisco, California

Position description

Position at LinkedIn

Business Operations Associate/Sr. Associate

San Francisco  

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We are looking for Business Operations Associates and Senior Associates to join our “Biz Ops” team in leading our top- and bottom-line impact through objective analysis, operational insights and strategic initiatives.

Responsibilities:

  • Deliver strategic projects for our leadership that provide key business insights for high-priority initiatives
  • Conduct in-depth analysis of our various businesses and develop deep understanding of key value drivers to identify improvement areas and opportunities
  • Serve as the connective tissue of a cross-functional team (including Sales, Product Management, Marketing, Sales Operations, Finance, Business Development, Corporate Development, and other internal groups, etc.), working to share knowledge and drive people towards a common goal
  • Identify, diagnose and resolve performance issues
  • Manage financial/operational dashboards to monitor business line performance and analyze business drivers
  • Communicate effectively across all levels (within the team, to cross-functional partners, to leadership / executives)

Business Operations Associate Basic Qualifications:

  • BA/BS degree in engineering, math, statistics, physics, computer science, business or related discipline<span
  • 2+ years of work experience in a strategy related role with an emphasis on quantitative skills

Business Operations Associate Preferred Qualifications:

  • Background in management consulting, investment banking, private equity, strategy or an operational or growth role within a technology company
  • Proactive and passionate: You’re independently capable of seeking information, solving conceptual problems, corralling resources, and delivering results in challenging situations
  • High-energy, team-first attitude: You’re motivated to work collaboratively in a fast-paced, ever-changing environment to help our growing business
  • Highly analytical: You’re analytical, with experience decomposing and solving real world business problems, ideally building/using advanced models. SQL a plus.
  • Concise and effective communications: You’re able to articulately present and debate recommendations with cross-functional teams and senior leadership

Business Operations Senior Associate Basic Qualifications:

  • BA/BS degree in engineering, math, statistics, physics, computer science, business or related discipline
  • 4+ years of work experience in a strategy related role with an emphasis on quantitative skills<span

Business Operations Senior Associate Preferred Qualifications:

  • Background in management consulting, investment banking, private equity, strategy or an operational or growth role within a technology company
  • Experience with SQL
  • Proactive and passionate: You’re independently capable of seeking information, solving conceptual problems, corralling resources, and delivering results in challenging situations
  • High-energy, team-first attitude: You’re motivated to work collaboratively in a fast-paced, ever-changing environment to help our growing business
  • Highly analytical: You’re analytical, with experience decomposing and solving real world business problems, ideally building/using advanced models.
  • Concise and effective communications: You’re able to articulately present and debate recommendations with cross-functional teams and senior leadership


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