Manager of Data Science & Analytics, Programs

  • Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • Data Science & Analytics
  • Vinted Marketplace

Brief info about Vinted 

Vinted Marketplace is the largest online international C2C marketplace in Europe dedicated to second-hand fashion, with millions of registered members spanning 20 markets in Europe and North America. With a mission to make second-hand the first choice worldwide, Vinted enables people to sell and buy second-hand clothes and lifestyle items from each other, helping give those items a second or even third life.   

Vinted Go launched in 2022,  with a focus on developing products and solutions for more seamless shipping and delivery across Europe. Vinted Go has connected more than 40 carriers and more than 200,000 PUDO points across Europe to support the delivery of millions of parcels per year.  

The Vinted Group, composed of Vinted Marketplace and Vinted Go, is headquartered in Vilnius, with workplaces in Germany, Lithuania, France, the United Kingdom, the Netherlands and over 2,000 employees. It is backed by six leading venture capital firms: Accel, Burda Principal Investments, EQT Growth, Insight Partners, Lightspeed Venture Partners, and Sprints Capital. 

Information about the position 

Join Vinted's Programs organisation, where we're driving impactful initiatives across our Marketplace. Our Programs team focuses on a select few high-impact projects spanning beyond individual product domains. Current programs include our pioneering efforts in Luxury Fashion, where we've launched a cutting-edge item verification service, alongside Geographical Expansion and M&A Integrations. Led by dedicated Program leaders, each initiative collaborates closely with product teams to achieve success.

As the Manager of Data Science and Analytics for Programs, you'll lead a dedicated team supporting various initiatives from inception to execution. With a focus on data-driven decision-making, you'll help drive product development, prioritise opportunities, establish experimentation practices, and define key metrics and OKRs. Together with your team, you'll ensure our Programs operate efficiently and effectively.

This role offers ample opportunities to shape long-term vision, build a talented team, foster a vibrant team culture, and establish streamlined processes. Given the cross-functional nature of our programs, you'll collaborate closely with stakeholders across Product domains, the Strategy team, and Marketplace Leadership, making a tangible impact on our company's growth trajectory. Join us at Vinted and be part of shaping the future of our Marketplace.

In this position, you’ll 

  • Drive Programs data vision and collaborate closely with the Program leaders to create a winning strategy for each Program
  • Hire, recruit and support the growth of your team of decision scientists and analytics engineers
  • Create a systematic way of leveraging data insights, reporting and experimentation to effectively run Programs
  • Collaborate with stakeholders to define objectives, key results and establish shared priorities
  • Contribute to a culture of curiosity and experimentation
  • Set and maintain best practices of high-performing data teams

About you 

  • Experience leading data teams (ideally developing digital and/or data products)
  • BSc or MSc and at least 6 years of industry experience
  • Knowledge of at least one statistical programming language (Python, R, etc.)
  • Knowledge of SQL and experience with dashboarding tools (e.g. Looker, Tableau, etc.)
  • Demonstrated experience leveraging data and insights for business value and impact
  • Great communication, stakeholder management, and teamwork skills
  • An excellent communicator, including in written and spoken English
  • Advantage: Experience in product and/or strategy

Work perks 

  • The opportunity to benefit from our share options programme
  • 25 days of paid annual leave
  • Newest MacBook models
  • Mental and emotional health support through the Mindletic app
  • Frequent team-building events
  • Home office support: we provide IT workstation equipment and a personal budget of up to €540 for home workplace furniture
  • A daily lunch allowance
  • ClassPass (Gym Membership subsidy)
  • Frequent team-building events
  • Pension plan with total contribution of 12%, 8% by the Company and 4% by employee
  • A personal monthly budget for shopping on Vinted
  • An NS mobility card
  • The opportunity to spend up to 90 days per year - 21 of which can be spent working outside of the EU - on workation
  • A dog-friendly office

Working at Vinted 

Individual Learning Budget

Vinted will set aside a yearly sum equal to 10-13.2% of your annual salary to be invested in your continuous professional development. You’ll be able to take the initiative to use it for covering relevant learning activities that benefit your role.

Hybrid Work 

We’ve adopted a hybrid workplace model where 2 days in the office are recommended but not enforced. It’s up to you and your team to decide on the exact days you’ll spend working together in person.

Equal Opportunity

The Vinted Group is committed to building an inclusive workplace where people from all walks of life feel a sense of belonging. We welcome applications from people of all backgrounds, identities and life experiences. At Vinted, all applicants are treated fairly without regard to their race, age, religion or belief, sex, national origin, citizenship, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability, or any other protected characteristic.

The salary range for this position is €80,800 - €100,000 gross per year.