Analyst, KLARNA AB
What you will do
Analytics at Klarna is divided into several teams with their unique responsibilities. However, there is ofcourse one thing in common for all of them - they consist of highly driven people with a combination of analytical skills and a great team spirit!
As part of an Analytics team you will:
Designing and implementing strategies in a rapidly evolving industry
Pro-actively and effectively communicating with various stakeholders, discussing the root cause of trends, assessing their impact and proposing solutions/optimisations
Supporting wider business objectives by providing analytical expertise on new products and system developments and collaborating closely with other teams where relevant
Delivering ad-hoc data analysis to support risk mitigation and control environment
Developing as a professional in an entrepreneurial organisation that provides opportunity to work with your areas of interest
Using analytical tools (such as SQL, Excel and R) to analyse data and problem solve with the end goal of detecting trends and making decisions
Your level will be decided by your previous experiences and seniority.
Who you are
Klarna is looking for ambitious people with significant drive! You should be passionate about your job and enjoy a fast paced international working environment. You will play an important role in taking Klarna to the next level thus, you should desire to go above and beyond to produce best work results! At Klarna we embrace change, you should dare to challenge the status quo and be persistent.
You should have
A degree from a university in a numerate subject (e.g. Economics, Science, Engineering or Business)
Applicable work experience
Working proficiency and communication skills in verbal and written English.
You might also have
Strong attention to detail and experience in using structured approaches to problem solving
Significant drive and ambition
Strong conceptual ability
Preferably an understanding for how to perform data extraction and manipulation, as well as programing languages is a plus (SQL, R, Python, MatLab, Java, C# etc…) - however this is not a strict requirement
Who we are
Klarna is Europe's fastest growing and most exciting financial technologies (FinTech) company valued at over $2.5bn and we’re growing by 40% a year. Here at Klarna we are striving to become the world’s most favourite way to buy. It is a bold objective, but we are well on course to achieving it.
Klarna is already operating in 18 markets and we plan to keep expanding. We serve 60 million consumers, work with 70 000 merchants and process more than a million transactions a day. We have some pretty heavy-weight investors including Visa, Sequoia Capital, Permira and Anders Povlsen.
Unicorns are rare - and we are one of them! Unicorns are tech startups valued at over 1$Bn. Moreover, Klarna is listed 8th on CNBC most ‘disruptive companies in the world’ list for 2016, alongside Uber, AirBnB and coming above companies like Snapchat and Spotify - we are really starting to change the global world of payments.