Data Operations Analyst

Location: Remote USA
Job Type: Marketing

Our client, The Philadelphia Inquirer, was founded in 1829 and is the third-oldest continually operating daily newspaper in the United States. It was purchased in 2014 by the non-profit Lenfest Institute, which was founded by philanthropist Gerry Lenfest to protect and promote the integrity of journalism – specifically local journalism.

The Philadelphia Inquirer publishes a news website ( and two daily newspapers (The Philadelphia Inquirer and Daily News) and has come a long way in terms of modernizing its operations and delivering content across digital channels. The focus now is to modernize their Marketing department to enable them to build audiences more effectively for their content and monetize those audiences.

One of the key positions of focus is an Analyst in Data Operations. This Analyst will work in a 3-person team under the Manager of Marketing Operations to ensure the timely delivery and flawless execution of multichannel marketing campaigns.

Responsibilities include:
Provide reporting for acquisition and retention marketing campaigns

Support marketing database hygiene and maintenance, executing list pulls to support targeted marketing efforts

Define entry source for audience targets

Utilization of CDP web data

Validate data in the target audience

Apply business rules and can spam laws

Monitor data updates

Use Service Cloud for data validation

1-3 years of relevant work experience including internships

Ability to write basic SQL queries

Experience with Google Analytics

Be a proactive self-starter, eager to learn and grow, and have a passion to seek & identify opportunities for business growth

Be a collaborator, able to work closely with cross-functional teams and oversee projects from inception to final result

Be comfortable working in a fast-paced environment and juggling multiple projects at one time

Have a can do attitude, think positively and seek out challenges to grow as a marketer and a human being