Having established itself as the dominant Online Travel Agency (OTA) in Asia, Agoda - together with Priceline, is now one of the largest and fastest growing OTA’s in North America. With more than 4,500 team members from 70 nationalities in locations around the globe, Agoda is at the forefront of innovation and advancements in travel technology.

 

Responsibilities:

General: This role is a blend of hands on ‘in the business’ and executive level ‘on the business’ work. To succeed you will enjoy rolling up your sleeves, leading a team and contributing to strategy.

Project Delivery: Manage, standardize & validate the structure of business cases for product development, headcount, engineering resources, budgets, general strategic & roadmap prioritization.

Experimentation: Define success, measure / validate experiments and help ingrain an experimental mindset within the teams.

Forecasting and Insights: Provide a macro-led business intelligence view to the organization to prevent missed opportunities, surmount obstacles at all organizational levels and drive commercial behaviors.

Analytics & Alerts: Quantitative analysis, data mining and presentation of business metrics; identify drivers and build an end-to-end communication framework based on business value, effort and urgency.

Process Improvement: Work with all teams to drive inter- and intra- departmental efficiencies, optimize processes and prioritize system enhancements.

Reporting: Build dashboards, internal / external reports and present key datasets to enable all team members to efficiently and effectively monitor performance and prioritize their efforts.

Leadership: Lead a small team of experts to deliver the above functions and be excited by the challenge of mentoring team members across the chain and connectivity teams.

 

Requirements:

  • Master’s degree in statistics, economics, mathematics or similar quantitative discipline
  • 10+ years’ experience in a business intelligence, data analysis or business strategy role
  • Proven expertise using data to solve complex problems & succinctly present solutions
  • 3+ years’ experience leading analytics, operational, product or other technical teams
  • High Emotional Quotient, evidence of a service leadership philosophy and team-first ethos
  • Gravitas and confidence presenting to c-level executives, senior technical & business leaders
  • Coding / analytic (SQL, R, Python, Pandas, Scala) and visualization (Tableau / Metabase) skills
  • Comfort work under pressure, with agile methodology in a rapidly changing environment
  • Flexibility to frequently travel between New York and Bangkok (up to 10 weeks per year)

 

Other great things about working at Agoda:

  • Centrally located in Empire State Building
  • Private Insurance with excellent Medical, Dental and Vision coverage
  • Discounted gym membership
  • Discounted visits to the Empire State Building rooftop viewing area
  • Company matched retirement plan
  • Generous paid time off including vacation time and holidays
  • Employee hotel discounts
  • Commuter and Flexible Spending pre-tax programs

  

Agoda is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of sex, age, race, color, national origin, religion, marital status, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, citizenship, veteran or military status and other legally protected characteristics. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, please let us know. 

To all recruitment agencies: Agoda does not accept third party resumes. Please do not send resumes to our jobs alias, Agoda employees or any other organization location. Agoda is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes.

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