Senior Analyst, Client Solutions

Tauber Institute for Global Operations
Date Posted: 
9/19/2019
Share
Details
Company Name: 
Alloy
Job Location: 
San Francisco , CA
US
Contact Name: 
Nick Clift
Contact Email: 
nick.clift@alloy.ai
Contact Phone: 
(312) 363-9354
Job Description

About The Role
At Alloy, we value our customers and we believe that the success of the companies we work with, and of the individuals within them, is the most important indicator of our own performance. In this role, you will make a strong contribution towards this goal, working at the intersection of analytics, data, project management and relationship with our users. You will drive value for all of our customers, playing a key role in pilots with large prospective customers, while also growing existing customer relationships with high autonomy.

Through supporting our customers, you’ll get exposed to diverse business issues, gaining the experience in supply chain analytics to help lead client engagements. Helping build Alloy to have a deeper understanding of key metrics used by different retailers and trade partners across the supply chains, you’ll drive increased profitability for our customers with their ability to make faster and more informed decisions.

The knowledge you accumulate as you interact with customers will be foundational to influencing Alloy’s product roadmap, value statement, and market positioning.

About You
As a foundational member of an early-stage startup, you want to take initiative, tackle new obstacles and solve problems we have not encountered before. You don’t shy away from even the most challenging problems and are relentless in always looking for better solutions.

You are naturally drawn to analytical work and are comfortable working with an engineering-oriented team towards common goals. You can naturally switch between detail-oriented execution, communication with all involved parties, and prioritization based on added value.

You are a fast learner, ready to prove yourself in a challenging role with the expectation that you will rapidly pick up increased responsibilities.

What You'll Do
- Lead implementation, training, and onboarding for new customers, working closely with the engineering team to ensure reporting and data are accurate and align with customer objectives. Help deliver against valuable short term objectives to keep new and ongoing projects on track
- Act as the primary project manager point of contact for the technical implementation of Alloy at new customers, playing a key role in managing relationships, expansion and maintenance of our platform at existing customers
- Work with a group of “core users,” through relationship management, training and support, to make Alloy a trusted and integral part of the customer’s regular course of business
- Execute and present value-driving analysis in Alloy and, in collaboration with users, turn these into repeatable processes at customer organizations
- Act as the internal “voice of the customer,” gathering and prioritizing user feedback, translating ideas and obstacles obstacles into actionable, engineering-friendly development requests

What We're Looking For
- 2+ years of experience in analytical, consultative, client-facing fields, preferably within software or consulting
- Ability to build relationships with technical users, acting as a trusted outside resource for problem structuring
- Exceptional analytical problem-solving skills, with the ability to understand technical details while staying focused on business objectives
- Process-oriented mindset, identifying recurring patterns and capitalizing on them by improving the ongoing process
- Outstanding project management, organization, work ethic
- Superior academic record in a quantitative field
- Ownership mindset demonstrating drive, initiative, energy and a sense of urgency
- Able to thrive in a small team with a highly dynamic work environment, switching rapidly from strategy to execution
- Highly motivated, self-directed, team player

About Alloy
Alloy is the modern analytics and planning software solution for consumer goods brands. We empower these companies, which make the items we use, wear and consume every day, to manage supply and demand with speed and agility.

Alloy is early-stage, well-funded by leading VCs, and growing. Our small team believes deeply in fostering individual ownership, iterative product development, and empathetic communication. There are many challenging problems to solve in this industry, and a huge opportunity for our software to make the global supply chain operate more effectively.

We encourage people of all backgrounds to apply. Alloy is committed to creating an inclusive culture, and we celebrate diversity of all kinds.

Closing Date: 
Position is open until filled