Analyst (Product & Experience)

Description

Depop is the fashion marketplace where the next generation buy, sell and get inspired. Our mission is to empower the next generation to transform fashion, and our team of nearly 200 people is dedicated to enhancing and developing the Depop experience to serve the needs of our global community.

We are headquartered in London, UK with locations in New York and LA, and have more than 15 million registered users in 147 countries.

We have a prime position in the UK where we estimate 1 in 3 Gen Z/Millennials are registered. We are experiencing rapid growth (300% over two years) in the US; recently entering the top 25 shopping apps by daily active users (the only European player to do so).

And we’re just getting started.

Background

As our community continues to grow, we’re looking for someone with a curious and inquisitive mind to join our Product team as an Analyst. In this role, you'll be supporting our efforts in unearthing actionable insights so that we can identify and deliver on, opportunities to improve the user experience.

Depop’s Insights team sits at the heart of our business. As a fashion marketplace with millions of monthly active users and 500,000+ daily sales, we have a lot of data at our fingertips.

Our Analysts approach Depop's data through a curious lens, to proactively generate insights that help shape business strategy. You will be a driver for growth initiatives and help teams across the business make better-informed, insight-led decisions from your recommendations.

Responsibilities

Product support:

  • Use analysis to deep dive into user behaviours and proactively identify and prioritise opportunities for product improvements in the app
  • Provide and support the team with a quantitative understanding of behavioural drivers and commercial outcomes
  • Ensure rigour and control within the product teams by guiding testing practices and embedding data awareness
  • Integrate within cross functional teams, working in an Agile framework, contributing to the ideation, analysis, implementation and impact assessment of new product features

Coaching:

  • Champion a data-driven approach within the product team
  • Train colleagues with the skills necessary to use data to its full potential

Data infrastructure:

  • Improving data pipelines and tooling
  • Agreeing metrics and setting up automated reports and dashboards

Requirements

  • Resilient approach, with the ability to overcome obstacles and drive ambiguous projects forwards
  • Be proficient in SQL and have experience of generating insights from large datasets
  • Growth mindset and a thirst to continually improve your knowledge and our business understanding
  • Experience with experimental design and execution
  • The ability to communicate complicated concepts simply, and work collaboratively with a variety of stakeholders
  • A strong sense of ownership and be highly organised. You create order in the world around you
  • Good commercial awareness. You think constantly about using data to drive business results, not just in an abstract sense

Bonus points for:

  • Experience working in a high performing, data-driven product team
  • A love of fashion, especially if you’ve been a member of the Depop community for some time
  • Experience working on a marketplace, in a mobile first environment or on social products
  • Be familiar with the tools we use, such as MixPanel and Google Analytics (this is a bonus but not essential)

Benefits

We have stylish offices near Old Street with a relaxed atmosphere and collaborative environment, where you'll get to work with a well-funded, passionate and friendly team.

We have 25 days holiday with options to buy/sell more, UK pension scheme, healthy snacks in the kitchen, cycle to work scheme, finish-early Fridays, team nights out, yoga, gym discount and more. But the biggest perk of all is the opportunity to work with such a vibrant group of people building a product we all deeply care about.

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