Job description

About Social Traders

Since 2008, Social Traders has been a pioneer in the development of Australia’s social enterprise sector.

We help social enterprises grow by connecting them to market opportunities with business and government buyers. To date, we have worked with more than 4,000 social enterprises – across different stages of maturity.

In 2017, we made the strategic decision to focus on unlocking the significant potential of Australia’s $600 billion social enterprise procurement market. We believe this represents the greatest untapped opportunity to generate positive, sustainable social impact and change.

Having reached our target of facilitating $105 million in procurement spend two years ahead of schedule, we’ve decided to significantly scale our ambitions in the next 5 years.

To realise this evolving and exciting opportunity, Social Traders is hiring several key roles in the organisation to drive momentum. Is this opportunity for you?

Purpose of this role

This role provides analytical support to the different business units specifically related to data quality and marketplace/impact analysis and reporting.

The role is responsible for ensuring the quality and accuracy of Social Traders’ marketplace and impact data, plus analysing the data and presenting it in ways to help the management team and business units make better decisions.

Position responsibilities and accountabilities

  • Collecting and interpreting data from Salesforce and other datasets
  • Maintaining quality and integrity of data to ensure one source of truth
  • Reporting the results back to the relevant members of the business
  • Identifying patterns and trends in data sets
  • Working alongside teams within the business or the management team to establish data analytics needs and provide data analytics support
  • Defining new data collection and analysis processes to support Social Traders reporting
  • Provide data as required by the team

Role responsibilities

  • Impact Modelling – maintain and run the impact model (currently in Excel) to support scenario analysis
  • Organisational Impact and Marketplace Reporting – produce summary impact data and marketplace data for input to organisational impact reports and to board reports
  • Member Impact Reports – produce impact reports to support the Market Operations Unit
  • Marketplace Analytics – support the Market Operations and Market Development Units on data analysis projects
  • Government Data Exchange – prepare and QA data for exchange with Governments
  • Data Quality – Develop processes to maintain high quality databases (in Salesforce and other datasets)
  • Database Enhancements to support data analytics – develop requirements in partnership with business units to implement enhancement
  • Bring your knowledge and technical skills to the role to make it your own and achieve the best outcomes for Social Traders (Excel, Power BI and SQL are some, but maybe not all, of the technical skills you have).
  • Able to live & work in Australia

The deal

  • Location: We’re based in Melbourne CBD, but would consider amazing people from any location in Australia as this role can be done remotely
  • Days/hours: 3.5-4 days (0.7-0.8 FTE) – tell us what works for you
  • Salary: $105k-110k including super (full-time equivalent)

How to apply

If you’re keen to apply, please sign up to Beam.

Applying is easy — upload a CV, answer 3 questions and record a 1-minute intro video so we can get to know you. The video is optional, but it makes a big difference to help you stand out!

Don’t wait for the deadline. If this role looks like you, apply asap. Beam employers hire when they find the right candidate!

With that said, given the holiday break, we may not be in touch until the second half of January.