Data Analyst

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Data Analyst


At fashionTrade we are building the next generation business-to-business fashion marketplace where brands and retailers connect, do business and share data. We help retailers find the best brands that match their style and market. We help brands recognise their most opportunistic markets and connect them with retailers that operate there. We call this empowered buying and smart selling. Our mission as a market place is to optimise for our users’ margin.

fashionTrade has the benefit of two worlds: a startup vibe with a small and agile team working in a high energy environment, and at the same time well-funded and backed by an investor with extensive industry knowledge.

About the job

You will work in close collaboration with development, business stakeholders and our product management. Your main responsibility will be using available data to improve our products and the customer experience.

As the data analyst you help our customers to connect to our market place. You analyse their product data and advise them on how to map them to our data fields. You will work on extracting and analyzing metrics from our data. You will part of the team responsible for tools and dashboards that help our customers to get feedback on the quality of their data and improve performance.

About the position

  • Interpret data, analyze results using statistical techniques and provide ongoing reports

  • Data modeling & data analytics and other strategies that optimize statistical efficiency and quality
  • Identify, analyze, and interpret trends or patterns in complex data sets
  • Filter and “clean” data by reviewing reports and performance indicators to locate and correct code problems
  • Develop mapping logics between the different data source
  • Work with the team to prioritize business and information needs
  • Locate and define new process improvement opportunities
  • Assist in the Quality Testing of new system functionality
  • Special Projects as assigned

About you

  • Solid understanding of data: how to organize it, how to model it, how to distill insights from it, and how to visualize it

  • Masters, PhD, or equivalent experience in a quantitative field (Computer Science, Physics or related discipline)
  • Demonstrated experience with hands on data extraction, using data to make recommendations on process improvements
  • Strong technical skills regarding data analysis, statistics and programming. Strong working knowledge of, Python, Hadoop, SQL, and/or R.
  • 2 or more years of related work requiring strong analytical skills
  • Excellent English communication skills; the ability to convey your message with a diverse group of technical and non-tech people
  • Have impeccable written and verbal communication skills interacting Industry Knowledge: Understanding what drives the Fashion industry and how data can contribute to the success of a company/organization strategy.

About our offer

As a young company with a solid funding, insight knowledge to the fashion industry and invaluable connections, the biggest offer we have for you is the opportunity for growth and impact. We offer the opportunity to help shape our brand from the very beginning, direct and measure its development over time. Our team is a combination of fashion industry experts and insights from other fields – This has prepared us to tackle the challenges of digitalization fashion brands and retailers face nowadays.

We would love to welcome you in our new office: It is located on the second floor on the Singel at the TQ building overseeing the flower market, right in the center of Amsterdam. Attached to co-working spaces with its community and offers tasty, healthy lunch.

If you feel intrigued by this proposition of shaping the future of fashionTrade and if the profile description resonates with you, please apply.