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Senior Analyst, CM EU Category Planning (m/f)

Berlin, Germany
Category Management


Job Description

Wayfair is building the marketing platform to run a pan-European online home & lifestyle business and replicate the success of our US parent company. At Wayfair Europe, you have the possibility to work in an exciting and rapidly-evolving startup-like environment in Berlin while being backed by the technical expertise and know-how of a large and successful US business.

Your Tasks:

  • Collaborate across departments to drive category and Wayfair goals (departments include Pricing, Marketing, Site Merchandising, Promotions, Supplier Operations, Process Improvement, Storefront / Product Management, Customer Service, Business Intelligence)
  • Extensively communicate with Category Management team to understand the business priorities and pain points across categories, and develop impactful projects
  • Conduct analyses and build advanced reporting using SQL, Excel and R to drive business decisions and solve different pressing problems
  • Drive cross-functional projects and initiatives, from internal process enhancement projects to strategic supplier outreach
  • Use SQL, data analytics, and other research tools to find patterns and identity root causes
  • Become the “go-to” resource for all of category management metrics, tools and technology


Your Profile:

  • Significant work experience with a track record of project management, cross-functional stakeholder management and business analysis
  • Excellent communication skills, with positive “can do, will do” attitude
  • Strong analytical skills with solid experience in Excel, SQL, PPT (R, Python preferred)
  • Good project management skills, can manage multiple stakeholders and drive different initiatives to achieve impactful goals
  • Deep business acumen, comfortable with solving ambiguous business problems
  • Attention to detail and proven ability to manage multiple, competing priorities simultaneously
  • High intellectual curiosity – strong desire to always be learning
  • Creative and innovative spirit to change status quo


Our Promise:

  • A competitive salary and bonus that come along with a great work life balance
  • A company culture driven by pioneer-thinking and talent that crosses departments and hierarchies
  • Great mentors and career development opportunities through our learn@work program
  • Contributions to your gym membership, free Yoga classes, Wellness Weeks with massages, workshops, and other exciting events
  • Fresh fruits, snacks, and drinks every day
  • We’rein the heart of the Berlin startup scene with lots of space to encourage collaboration and teamwork  
  • Let’s not forget the chance to join the next global giant in e-commerce

About Wayfair Inc.

Wayfair believes everyone should live in a home they love. Through technology and innovation, Wayfair makes it possible for shoppers to quickly and easily find exactly what they want from a selection of more than 10 million items across home furnishings, décor, home improvement, housewares and more. Committed to delighting its customers every step of the way, Wayfair is reinventing the way people shop for their homes - from product discovery to final delivery.

Wayfair generated $5.2 billion in net revenue for the twelve months ended March 31, 2018. Headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts with operations throughout North America and Europe, the company employs more than 8,700 people.

Tag: CMGMT
Requisition ID: 23739