We are MPB, the largest global platform for used photography and videography equipment. Our platform transforms the way that people buy, sell and trade in photo and video kit. MPB is a destination for everyone, whether you’ve just discovered your passion for visual storytelling or you’re already a pro.
MPB has always been committed to making kit more accessible and affordable, and helping to visualise a more sustainable future. We recirculate more than 485,000 items of used kit every year, extending the life and creative potential of photo and video equipment for creators around the world.
Headquartered in the creative communities of Brighton, Brooklyn and Berlin, the MPB team includes trained camera experts and seasoned photographers and videographers who bring their passion to work every day to deliver outstanding service. Every piece of kit is inspected carefully by our product specialists and comes with a six-month warranty to give our customers peace of mind that buying used doesn’t mean sacrificing reliability.
MPB has raised multiple rounds of venture capital and private equity funding, most recently £50m Series D in April 2021, and is listed in The Sunday Times Tech Track 100.
If you’re an innovative thinker with a passion for supporting photography and videography, we would love to hear from you. You’ll be working in a highly collaborative, cross-functional environment that includes local and global teams.
We recognise the benefit of inclusive practices to better build a diverse community here at MPB. Our commitment to ensuring inclusion fuels and connects us as one with the diverse community of visual storytellers that we serve.
MPB customers come from all walks of life, and so do we. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant because of family makeup, race, sexuality, religion, gender identity, disability or age. At MPB, every employee has the opportunity to make an impact and grow.
Purpose of the role:
Data visualisation and analytics has been critical to the growth of MPB, as it continues to strive to provide a best in class experience for customers. The importance of being able to uncover and react to data led insights is recognised as a critical element for growth and continued success.
We are looking for someone who has a passion for data and the desire to utilise and develop their existing skills and experience. Confident in collaborating with departments across the business, proactively identifying opportunities.
You will be responsible for surfacing Financial and Operational data and insight through the build and maintenance of interactive Tableau dashboards. Committed to transforming data into actionable insights, supporting business initiatives to drive performance optimisation and MPB’s growth. Working alongside others in the Data and Analytics team and contributing to a culture of excellence in data management, visualisation and playout.
At MPB you will be supported, whilst having autonomy and ownership over your role and career, and be somewhere that your recommendations are heard.
Own the design and build of new, regular and ad-hoc Tableau dashboards, predominantly across Finance and Operations
Proactively engage with leadership and stakeholders to gather requirements, align solutions, provide status updates and communicate insight and recommendations
Data discovery and transformations of large datasets. Supporting long term consistency, data centralisation and governance
Surface KPIs, data led solutions and identify areas of opportunity / actionable insight
Work closely with the Data Engineers and the rest of the D&A team, a key contributor to the on-going development of the analytics function and strategy, with a focus on best practice
Active participant in the Data Centre of Excellence
An analytical mind with good problem solving skills and attention to detail
Proven ability to prepare, transform, analyse and disseminate significant amounts of data and information
Strong stakeholder management, with the ability to identify and direct a clear direction
Autonomy in making informed decisions whilst proactively keeping others informed
Strong communication and interpersonal skills, adept at presenting findings to a variety of stakeholders
Proactive and inquisitive with a desire to learn
Skills & Qualifications:
Minimum 3 years' experience in an MI/BI/Analytics role
Experience within a commercial setting with a good understanding of financial systems and management accounting
Experience with Tableau or similar data visualisation/reporting tool
Experience programming in SQL, BigQuery and R/Python
- 25 days annual leave + bank holidays
- 4% employer contributory pension scheme
- Private healthcare
- Flexible hybrid working options (minimum 2 days in the office)
- Access to EAP with a range of employee discounts
- Buzzing social calendar
- Dog friendly workplace.
- Bespoke Learning Management System - the MPB 'Learning Lab' with access to thousands of free courses to upskill in any areas you'd like; whether personally or professionally.
- 2 volunteer days for charity which aligns with MPB values