Wayfair is hiring a

Senior Strategic Project Manager - In-house Consulting (m/f)

Berlin, Germany

Senior Strategic Project Manager - In-house Consulting (m/f)

Wayfair is seeking a tenacious, intellectually curious, and problem solving analyst to join our European Strategic Finance Team. Our team partners with leaders across the global business in order to make significant impact on top line and margin goals. We are a trusted source of premium financial analytics that guide the business in making well informed decisions to improve our strategic position. Wayfair is not an ordinary company and this is not an ordinary finance role. You will need to be innovative, collaborative, comfortable with ambiguity, and willing to apply your strong qualitative and quantitative analytical skills to solve problems.

As a Senior Project Manager you may be asked to:

  • Build sophisticated forecast models that allow the business to simulate various scenarios
  • Analyze and root cause variances in the P&L
  • Create innovative data driven solutions to complex business problems
  • Build business cases for future market entry
  • Partner and lead cross functional teams to understand workflows and processes vital to pricing, models, and reporting
  • Build custom reporting from our SQL databases to identify nascent and burgeoning trends
  • Translate high level business problems into more detailed specifications of required technology solutions

Desired Skills/Experience:

  • BA/BS from a top university or equivalent experience
  • At least three years of experience in a role that requires financial or business analytics
  • Experience in a start-up environment 
  • Proven experience in advising internal or external parties
  • A passion for puzzles and numbers
  • Not just the ability to get into the details but thrilled to explore and ‘get your hands dirty’, all while understanding the big picture
  • Excited to make big impactful changes as well as the small iterative ones
  • Positive, enthusiastic, gritty, and determined
  • Superb written and oral communication
  • Experience in SQL a plus

And finally, our proposition to you!

  • Of course the usual competitive salary, bonus and we share the company with you in stock units
  • We contribute to your gym membership and offer free Yoga classes, as well as Wellness Weeks with massages, workshops and other exciting events
  • The opportunity to work cross-functionally and closely with senior leadership not only in the Berlin office, but also with Boston, London and Galway
  • We offer a vast selection of classes through our learn@work program to enhance your professional and personal development
  • We want you to connect with your team and fellow colleagues through regular social events
  • We’re in the heart of the Berlin startup scene with lots of space to encourage collaboration and teamwork

About Wayfair

Wayfair Inc. offers an extensive selection of home furnishings and décor across all styles and price points. The Wayfair family of brands includes:

  • Wayfair, an online destination for all things home
  • Joss & Main, where beautiful furniture and finds meet irresistible savings
  • AllModern, a go-to online source making modern design more accessible
  • DwellStudio, a design house with a decidedly modern vibe
  • Birch Lane, a collection of classic furnishings and timeless home décor
Wayfair generated $3.14 billion in net revenue for the twelve months ended September 30, 2016. Headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts with operations throughout North America and Europe, the company employs more than 5,600 people.

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