Data Analyst

Are you passionate about data? Are you an expert on data retrieval? Do you have an interest in Data Science?

As a BI analyst for Eurail you will be part of our strategy team, while working closely with our IT department on BI/DWH maintenance and data correctness. You will support us through our growth with data driven insights and are responsible for accurate and up-to-date information; your analysis will be the base for our decision making. You will also be responsible for developing and implementing metrics to drive business understanding and will support business stakeholders with accurate and actionable insights.

 

Organisation

Eurail and Interrail Passes, available to non-European and European residents respectively, are synonymous with flexible rail travel throughout Europe, connecting both countries and passengers alike. Over half a million people of all ages use Eurail and Interrail Passes each year to experience the freedom of borderless travel and discover Europe via more than 250,000 km of interconnected railways.

Eurail is established in 2001 and based in Utrecht, the Netherlands. The dedicated team at Eurail continuously works to improve pass products and offers a truly life-changing journey throughout Europe. Within the company, the Strategy Team is committed to deliver market intelligence and strategic insight to best meet the needs of different travelers worldwide.

 

Job description and Role

As a BI analyst you constantly look for additions to the data sources we have available. You combine data to gain new insights. You analyse information, trends and pro-actively suggests ways to improve our business.

You will achieve these goals through the following activities, attributed to the technical side of BI:

  • Work with the Leadership team, and the strategy team to understand business requirements and look for data sources to support these

  • Translate requirements into actionable insights, building reports and delivering insights in the appropriate format

  • Transform repetitive questions into KPI’s that will bring actionable insights for decision making

  • Analyse current dashboards and reports and suggest improvements

  • Support the business to become data self-sufficient

  • Help with forecasting of revenues based on time series analysis from different perspectives

  • Better understand our customer behaviour by multivariate analysis, classification and clustering

  • Collaborate Collaborate with our Database Administrator (IT department) to collaborate in the area of data correctness and data connectors (API’s towards ecommerce environments, financial administration, etc.)

 

 

Requirements

You are the data analyst we are looking for if you have the following characteristics

  • An academic degree (Msc) in Econometrics, Mathematics, Business Administration, Engineering or related field with a strong emphasis on statistics;

  • At least 3 years of working experience in a similar role;

  • Experience in using data in a commercial environment;

  • Highly experienced in data manipulation and retrieval using SQL based tools (SSMS and SSAS);

  • Experience in Power BI in creating dashboards, reports

  • Experience with statistical coding languages, like “R”

  • Knowledge of Data architecture is a plus

  • Knowledge of Accounting and Google Analytics is a plus

  • With your positive energy you will bring new ideas and with your drive and focus you are accustomed to getting results;

  • You have excellent communication skills both verbal and written on a business level in English.

You are passionate about driving businesses to become data driven

 

Why work for Eurail?

  • A young, growing and informal organisation.

  • An international working environment.

  • You will work in a very positive environment with helpful colleagues.

  • Attractive salary and benefits.

  • An annual training budget to be used for your own personal development.

  • A healthy work/life balance, including flexible working hours.

  • The opportunity to make a concrete and directly visible contribution to the development of the company.

 

Your development is important to us

Your success is our success. For that reason, we invest in all our employees. With your very own education budget you can develop your personal and professional experience. You can follow a training course over a short or longer period, with a coach or through a peer support program.

We encourage you to think beyond your own position. As an employee of Eurail you will take part in cross functional team projects.

 

Do you have more questions?

You can send questions about this vacancy to jobs@eurail.com. We will respond to you as soon as possible.