Product Strategy Analyst

A data analyst with 4+ years of relevant analytical experience who thrives in deriving insight out of complex data. Skilled at helping foster a culture around data-informed decision making, this individual partners with teams across the entire organization and does not hesitate to get into the weeds to understand the data. This role will be instrumental in providing access to accurate and meaningful data and insights that will be used to pave the way for our path ahead.

Responsibilities

-Transform data into actionable insights used to influence the direction of Vangst.com

-Create and sustain a shared tracking plan and data dictionary for all product flows

-Contribute and maintain clean and performant data models that allow business users to confidently explore our data

-Build dashboards and reports to drive awareness and understanding of key metrics

-Support Product and Marketing teams with performance insights and optimization recommendations on feature releases, awareness campaigns, A/B testing, etc.

-Thoroughly document work so that context and knowledge can be shared across the organization

-Synthesize data/research findings into compelling and strategic insights that will transform thinking and inform product strategy decisions/roadmaps.

-Lead the creation of deep-dive decks and papers for highly strategic areas and present those findings to executive leadership.

-Partner cross-functionally with product, finance, data science, and other teams on a variety of growth-focused projects

-Partner with strategy team counterparts to draw connections between products, external ecosystem trends, and shifting user preferences.

Physical Requirements

No description provided.

Working Environment

WHO SHOULD APPLY

-You have a “green heart” for the cannabis industry.

-You thrive in fast-paced, high-growth, rapidly changing start-up environments.

-You are results-oriented and go the extra mile in all situations.

-You have a competitive nature and strive for excellence at all times.

-You are highly collaborative and work extremely well with teams.

-You have a strong desire to continuously educate and develop your trade skills regularly.

-You are adept at handling multiple competing priorities and duties in a fast-paced, results-driven, time-critical, rapidly changing environment with minimal daily oversight.

-You are able to balance the ability to be bold and think about innovative solutions.

-You learn proactively, always seeking to improve yourself and your knowledge base.

-You demonstrate a strong drive for results and success; convey a sense of urgency to achieve outcomes and exceed expectations; persist despite obstacles, setbacks, and competing influences.

-Highly professional, personable, action-oriented, and hard-working.

KEY ATTRIBUTES FOR SUCCESS

-Ability to work in a fast-paced collaborative environment.

-A resilient and entrepreneurial spirit with a growth mindset.

-A true team player willing to roll up your sleeves and do what needs to be done to succeed.

-Ability to work autonomously and take ownership.

-Able to create, maintain and build professional relationships and rapport.

-Have a strong desire to grow professionally and personally.

-Have a sound knowledge of market trends.

-Flexibility - this role will be ever-changing.

-A communication rockstar.

Experience

Requirements:

-Strong to advanced SQL skills and experience with cloud-based data tooling

-Experience with BI reporting and visualization tools

-Ability to build queries and reports to visualize conversion funnels

-Understanding of best practices around event tracking, such as naming conventions, enforcing standardization, and how data maps to business objectives

-Knowledge and application of statistical methods and concepts such as incorporating confidence intervals and statistical significance

-Intellectual curiosity with a strong technical and analytical background

What Will Make You Stand Out:

-Familiarity with Segment and MixPanel, which are currently in use by our teams

-Experience with programming languages, such as Python and Ruby

-Experience with data in hiring platforms, or other applicable models

-Familiarity with OKRs and product processes like Shape Up

Education

Bachelor's Degree in a related field of study. A Master's degree is highly desirable.

About Vangst

Vangst is the cannabis industry’s hiring platform. Vangst helps cannabis companies find the talent they need to grow their business. From on-demand gig workers to trained & credential full-time employees, Vangst has built the industry’s go-to talent marketplace for all cannabis hiring. Vangst is proud to work with 1,200+ of the cannabis industry’s leading businesses.

Since raising their seed round in 2018, Vangst has become one of the fastest growing companies in the cannabis industry and was recognized as one of Fast Companies most innovative companies.

Today, over 300,000 people have full-time jobs in the cannabis industry and this number is expected to triple over the next five years. Vangst is on a mission to fill every job in the cannabis industry.

Vangst’s headquarters is in Denver, CO. Vangst is a Series B company and backed by Lerer Hippeau, Colle Capital, Level One Fund, Snoop Dog’s Casa Verde Capital, and others.




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