VP of Business Analytics

Udemy, San Francisco, California

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Duration: Full-Time

We are seeking a Vice President of Business Analytics. This role will be positioned on the BA/Finance team and overall, is responsible for providing accurate data and insights to executives and business leaders so they can make informed decisions about business planning and execution. Drive the overall education and adoption of a data driven decision making business culture. Architect a structure and cadence of data delivery throughout the organization to inform OKRs, predict outcomes and alert leaders when intervention is needed. Partner with the technology organization to develop overall BA capabilities, build BA functions, and identify high priority technology investments. Build and develop a team of reporting and analysis professionals as necessary. 

What you’ll be doing:

  • Lead business analytics and initiatives that generate real time insights for the business
  • Drive BA technology & Analytics roadmap in partnership with key stakeholders
  • Collaborate with Senior leadership team to develop a deep understanding of the business and enhance strategies to assist in goal setting methodologies
  • Lead in establishing best practices in analytics and using data to drive business decisions
  • Drive the selection, implementation, and adoption of BA tools
  • Provide analytical support on strategic initiatives, business cases, product development and financial modeling to enhance organizational decision making
  • Provide business analytics and insights to enhance strategy development
  • Support the organization by deploying Business Analytics best practices and managing cross-functional analytics & reporting initiatives
  • Lead, mentor, and grow as needed, a team of reports and analytics professionals

Who You Are:

  • 15+ years experience in business data analytics and insights
  • Strong  executive and business stakeholder communication and management
  • Expert level knowledge of business insights and analytics tools, platforms and technologies
  • Experience leading and motivating teams
  • Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to influence without authority
  • Bachelor’s Degree with a concentration in finance, economics, mathematics, statistics or another quantitative discipline;  advanced degree preferred

About Udemy
We believe anyone can build the life they imagine through online learning. Today, millions of students around the world are advancing their careers and passions by exploring and mastering new skills on Udemy, and expert instructors are able to share their knowledge with the world. Through our global marketplace and our solutions for businesses and governments, we connect people everywhere with the skills they need for success in work and life. We’re a close-knit bunch that enjoys problem-solving and collaboration, and we share a serious belief in the power of learning and teaching to change lives. Udemy’s culture encourages innovation, creativity,passion, and teamwork. We also celebrate our milestones and support each other every day.

Founded in 2010, Udemy is privately owned and headquartered in San Francisco’s SOMA neighborhood with offices in Denver (Colorado), Dublin (Ireland), Ankara (Turkey), Gurugram (India), and São Paulo (Brazil).

At Udemy, we value diversity and inclusion and consider qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, age, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital or family status, veteran status, medical condition or disability. We will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

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