Sales

Sales Strategy and Operations Analyst

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Role

Splunk is seeking a highly motivated Sales Strategy and Operations Analyst. This person will play a critical role in Americas Sales Operations team. Primary responsibilities include identifying and reporting on key indicators for sales performance and market opportunity, using these findings to advise the Americas Sales Leadership Team setting the strategic agenda for current and future revenue growth. In addition, this person will be involved in key projects and deliverables of the Sales Operations team: yearly business planning, pipeline analysis, go-to-market coverage optimization, addressable market analysis, etc.

The successful candidate will be an analytical rock-star that can balance operations with strategy and planning and is not afraid to ask difficult questions and proactively seek the answers for them. One will also be able to analyze large quantities of data, quickly synthesize the value-add recommendations and confidently present to our senior leadership team. Last but not least, a rolling up your sleeves attitude is very important – Splunk is a very lean and entrepreneurial company.

Responsibilities

  • Design, build, and implement an analytic infrastructure for looking at our business
  • Analyze the health of the business and interpret key performance metrics
  • Craft plans to address pronounced weaknesses or areas of opportunity
  • Present recommendations to senior management for strategic decision making, operational change and investment
  • Assist in the development of the Americas GTM strategy

Requirements

  • 2 to 5 years of experience in management consulting, banking or an analytical role in another technology company
  • Must possess strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Works effectively in an unstructured environment requiring new perspectives and creative approaches, and with multiple competing deadlines. Strong work ethic
  • Always focused on doing what’s right for the business. High energy and contagious enthusiasm. Willing to take on the tough projects and challenges to support growth of the business
  • Ability to be highly productive with minimal oversight from senior management
  • Able to speak in front of senior audiences as well as write clearly, concisely, and compellingly
  • Strong interpersonal skills with demonstrated ability to present technical content to general audiences
  • Willing and able to roll-up the sleeves to get things done

Education

  • Bachelor’s Degree in an analytical field (e.g. Computer Science, Business, Engineering, Mathematics, or Statistics).

We value diversity at our company. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or any other applicable legally protected characteristics in the location in which the candidate is applying.

For job positions in San Francisco, CA, and other locations where required, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

 
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For job positions in San Francisco, CA, and other locations where required, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

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