Business Analyst

Deliveroo is on a mission to be the definitive food company. We want to be the platform that people turn to whenever they think about food. We continue to operate in a competitive marketplace but have achieved so much over the past year, including significant growth in our Grocery, Editions, Signature & Plus businesses.  

 

We continue to innovate and challenge ourselves on what we should deliver next to achieve our mission.  We are investing and building out teams to help us launch new innovative products.  It's an exciting time to join and while we have made great progress, we are just getting started!

 

The Role

 

You will work with our Grocery Team leadership to own discrete workstreams related to pricing, selection, development, operations, etc., focused on building the foundations for our fastest-growing vertical.  You will be tasked with developing analytical and operational work plans and building the fact base and substantiation for your strategies. 

 

What you’ll be doing

 

  • Leverage your commercial experience and knowledge to identify areas of strategic interest and frame approaches to tackle them.
  • Work with senior stakeholders to develop, track and analyse performance on strategic issues of importance.
  • Drive analytics for key strategic projects working with cross functional teams from across Deliveroo.
  • Perform ad-hoc analyses to deliver insights to the executive team and senior management.
  • Discover, analyze, and interpret trends or patterns in complex data sets to perform strategic analysis and research.
  • Understand key drivers of the business and provide data driven guidance on key levers.
  • Create new data visualizations to help the organization understand the analytic results.
  • Work with teams across the organization to socialize strategic initiatives and implement projects.

 

Requirements

  • Strong problem solving abilities involving identifying the root cause of problems, assessing risks/impacts and determining and implementing effective solutions.
  • Strong presentation skills and an ability to communicate complex findings to non-technical audiences in a clear, simple way, both written and verbally.
  • Proficient in Excel and SQL, familiar with BI software (Tableau, Looker or similar).
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with demonstrated ability to work effectively with business leaders.
  • Hands-on mentality and are willing to get your hands dirty with a scrappy entrepreneurial approach to getting work done.
  • Strong communication skills both verbal and written.
  • Experience in strategy consulting, a logistics, e-commerce and/or other customer-obsessed businesses is a plus. 
  • Fun, positive mindset and great at working collaboratively in a high performance, highly motivated team environment. 

Why Deliveroo?

When you first think about Deliveroo, you probably think of getting great food to your house in less than half an hour. Awesome right? But behind the scenes is the real story. This story is one of high growth, huge challenges and an enormous opportunity ahead of us. It began with our founder Will, arriving in London in 2004 and finding it almost impossible to order great food, despite the wealth of incredible restaurants in the city. In 2013 Deliveroo was launched. Fast forward to 2020 and we operate in 12 markets with over 60,000 riders who deliver orders from 60,000 restaurants in over 500 cities worldwide.

We want to be the definitive food company - the app you go to any time you have a hunger pang. We are transforming the way people think about food. We are providing people with limitless access to different cuisines and restaurants, turning cooking from a chore to a choice, and giving people the freedom to eat what they want, when they want, where they want it.

We work with riders, restaurants and consumers. We operate one of the most complex three sided marketplaces in the world and we do this in real time. Millions of customers and thousands of restaurants and riders rely on us to match them within milliseconds. The algorithms behind that marketplace are the secret sauce that allows us to deliver our orders in around 30 minutes.

And we're just getting started.

The scale of the opportunity ahead of us is immense. The global food market is valued at £7.7 trillion but only 1% of it is currently online. Contrast that with the digital disruption of countless other industries - from banking and travel to retail and communications - it's clear that our journey in the food sector has only just begun.

We are already a multi-billion pound company that has grown rapidly. Deliveroo came top in the FT's' list of Europe's fastest growing 1000 companies in 2018, and we were the first company ever to win Deloitte's 'UK Top 50' two years in a row. Yet most of the extraordinary value this company will generate lies ahead of us.

Benefits and Diversity

At Deliveroo we know that people are the heart of the business and we prioritise their welfare. We offer a wide range of competitive benefits in areas including health, family, finance, community, convenience, growth, time away and relocation. 

We believe a great workplace is one that represents the world we live in and how beautifully diverse it can be. That means we have no judgement when it comes to any one of the things that make you who you are - your gender, race, sexuality, religion or a secret aversion to coriander. All you need is a passion for (most) food and a desire to be part of one of the fastest growing startups in an incredibly exciting space.



 

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