Web Analyst

Cardiff

THE BASICS:

Job Title: Web Analyst
Location: Cardiff
Reports to: Data Services Manager
Salary: DOE

THE ROLE:

As part of your role as a web analyst, you will work alongside a vibrant team of analytical experts to define measurement strategies for our clients, this will include KPI discovery sessions with our clients to understand how best to optimize their websites.

As part of the wider team you’ll work alongside a team of developers where you will gain a wider understanding of tools such as Adobe and Google Tag Manager.

RESPONSIBILITIES AND OBJECTIVES:

  • Defining measurement strategy for our clients; identifying data requirements to support measurement strategy/framework, defining KPIs based on business / marketing objectives.
  • Provide tagging instructions and configure web analytics tools (Adobe/Google Analytics) so that they are optimal for our clients’ use.
  • Work alongside the development team to implement tagging specification.
  • Development of reports, dashboards and analysis of analytical and statistical reports with recommendations.
  • Meet development deadlines to ensure requirements are included.
  • Test and validate analytics and marketing tags using a range of products such as Browserstack and ObservePoint.
  • Perform technical audits (manually or using ObservePoint) of a client’s web analytics capabilities.
  • Stay up-to-date with the latest industry trends, developments, and best-practices.

ESSENTIAL SKILLS:

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills in both business and technical areas and ability to communicate with peers, senior management and clients alike
  • Some experience using analytics tools such as Google Analytics and Adobe Analytics
  • Demonstrated data analysis experience in Marketing or eCommerce or a related field
  • Awareness of insight tools such as Decibel Insight and Tableau
  • A basic understanding of Javascript and HTML

DESIRABLE SKILLS:

  • Strong knowledge of analytics tools such as Google and Adobe Analytics
  • Experience using data insight tools such a Decibel Insight and Tableau.
  • A strong understanding of Javascript and HTML

THE YARD GUARANTEE:

We’re strongly committed to providing the highest possible standards of training and mentoring and to delivering amazing career development opportunities – many of our senior roles are filled from within the existing team and we encourage regular reviews and catch ups during the probation period of a new role to ensure everything’s running smoothly.

We’re super proud of our ‘Yardie culture’ and staff satisfaction is paramount to us so we work hard to ensure that the workplace is a positive and inspiring place to be, encouraging all our employees to maintain a healthy work-life balance by sticking to a 9-5 working day, where possible.

Team lunches, meetings and brainstorming sessions are commonplace in a bid to encourage team building and a supportive, welcoming office environment and this is all in addition to our contractual benefits

THE NEXT STEP:

If this all sounds right up your street and you’re keen to join in, then send your CV and covering letter over to jac@yarddigital.com explaining why you’d be the perfect fit for us and we’ll be in touch if we’d like to have a chat.