Data Analyst, Royalties and Accounting

New York, NY

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Posted 1 month ago

We are looking for an experienced Data Analyst to work with our Royalties and Accounting data team. Your mission will be to support the data operations for royalty calculations, perform analytics over royalties and product related data, and develop analysis to provide insights to internal and external stakeholders.

What You’ll Do

  • Work in a team of data analysts / scientists leveraging large data sets to solve complex problems in a dynamic environment
  • Support the delivery of configuration changes, testing and deployment for new product offerings and contractual requirements in our royalties and reporting systems
  • Perform the technical components of our monthly royalty calculation process ensuring the timely creation of payables, completion of quality checks, and analysis of payable outputs
  • Work with our engineers and data scientists to support the development and implementation of system and process enhancements to support royalties calculations, product configuration, and reporting
  • Work with accounting team members to define requirements for ad-hoc data analysis and reporting, being able to work independently to propose solutions to address business needs
  • Support ad-hoc requests from various internal teams (Accounting, Legal, Licensing, Financial Planning, etc) as well as external music licensors that require analysis of royalties and streaming data
  • Work with a group of highly motivated individuals who are passionate about Spotify’s success

Who You Are

  • You have a minimum 2 years of experience using databases and analytic tools to solve business problems
  • You have excellent verbal, written and interpersonal skills and the ability to prioritize and deliver results in a fast moving company with a wide variety of strategic initiatives
  • You have experience working with financial data and/or performing data reconciliations and quality assurance testing
  • You have experience in the data extract, transform and load process including data cleansing and quality review
  • You have a degree in mathematics, information systems, computer science, or another quantitative discipline
  • You have technical experience including: SQL, Python / Pandas, BigQuery / Google Cloud Platform, Tableau, Qlik Sense, or other visualization tools, and command line operations
You are welcome at Spotify for who you are, no matter where you come from, what you look like, or what’s playing in your headphones. Our platform is for everyone, and so is our workplace. The more voices we have represented and amplified in our business, the more we will all thrive, contribute, and be brilliant. So bring us your personal experience, your perspectives, and your background. It's in our differences that we will find the power to keep revolutionizing the way the world listens. Spotify transformed music listening forever when we launched in 2008. Our mission is to unlock the potential of human creativity by giving a million creative artists the opportunity to live off their art and billions of fans the opportunity to enjoy and be inspired by these creators. Everything we do is driven by our love for music and podcasting. Today, we are the world’s most popular audio streaming subscription service with a community of more than 271 million users.
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