Senior Analyst - Strategy & Insights

London, England, United Kingdom · Data


Memrise is an award-winning language learning system which combines cognitive science, entertaining content and advanced tech to empower our millions of users with linguistic confidence in just a few months of learning.

We were awarded “Best App of 2017” at Google I/O and featured prominently this year at Apple’s WWDC. We work closely with both Google and Apple and are one of the top go-to developer partners when they launch new features on iOS and Android.

We recently secured Series B funding and have ambitious plans for the future. From growing our user base, to improving our product, there is a lot of work to do to take Memrise to the next level.

To further this, we're looking for a Senior Analyst to drive high quality strategic decision making at Memrise. You’ll be the main liaison with the leadership team so you can generate ideas, insights and reports that will drive business decisions at Memrise.

Why are we hiring?

We are building a new business and strategy analysis function, where you'll work together with leaders across Memrise to understand how the business is working, where it can be improved and what the right next step is. This is the first hire in this area, which gives you the opportunity to have a huge impact on our work, and to build a complete understanding of the key problems that need solving.

About the team

This role is part of the Data and Insight team, a central group of analysts and data scientist that work closely with the rest of Memrise to optimise our offering. We're a highly quant and technically savvy team, always looking to learn new ways of doing things. We're looking for smart people with great data skills who want to make a difference to the business.

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And as an extra bonus

If you aren’t completely confident that you fit our exact criteria, please get in touch immediately. Humility is a wonderful thing and we’re not interested in hiring ‘rockstars’ or ‘ninjas’. And we're at least as interested in character as in talent.


- A fully paid Memrise account, of course

- Share options, so you can retire on an island

- Breakfast (the most important meal of the day)

- Snacks (the most enjoyable meal of the day)

- A startup-suitable array of teas and coffees

- Regular Hackathons

- Language classes with in-office tutors

- Pet friendly office and pet-petting colleagues

- Tax-free childcare scheme

- Cycle-to-work scheme

- 50% off a PureGym membership

- Private health insurance

- Budget for training, conferences and books

- Flexible working options (timewise, plus we have standing desks)

- And plenty more fun you’re welcome to ignore, including: team vacations, painting, meditation, yoga, football, dodgeball, running club, board games, and boxing classes.

We’re an equal opportunity employer. If it’s okay, we’re not going to list examples of people and groups we don’t discriminate against. We don’t discriminate, full stop. We celebrate.

Salary: £60,000 - 75,000 + benefits

Location: London

Closing Date: April 18th

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